The Skanner Newspaper - Business http://www.theskanner.com/news/business Sun, 01 Mar 2015 02:49:13 -0800 MYOB en-gb info@theskanner.com (The Skanner Newspaper) Wells Fargo Provides Financial Education to Churches in Portland http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/22437-wells-fargo-provides-financial-education-to-churches-in-portland http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/22437-wells-fargo-provides-financial-education-to-churches-in-portland Wells Fargo team members will present the first in a series of Financial Fellowship Seminars with head pastors and associate pastors from about 25 local churches   

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Business Thu, 26 Feb 2015 18:26:22 -0800
T-Mobile 'Cramming' Payouts Coming http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/22259-t-mobile-cramming-payouts-coming http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/22259-t-mobile-cramming-payouts-coming Are you a Washington resident who was ripped off by T-Mobile? Here is how to file for a settlement claim  

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Business Wed, 24 Dec 2014 19:22:59 -0800
Marshall’s Purchase of TV Stations in Texas and Louisiana Approved http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/22206-marshall-s-purchase-of-tv-stations-in-texas-and-louisiana-approved http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/22206-marshall-s-purchase-of-tv-stations-in-texas-and-louisiana-approved Federal regulators approved the sale of two FOX TV affiliates to Pluria Marshall Jr., president and CEO of Houston-based Marshall Broadcasting Group   

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Business Tue, 09 Dec 2014 17:22:35 -0800
FCC Approves Sale of KLJB-TV in Iowa to Marshall Broadcasting http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/22104-fcc-approves-sale-of-kljb-tv-in-iowa-to-marshall-broadcasting http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/22104-fcc-approves-sale-of-kljb-tv-in-iowa-to-marshall-broadcasting FCC has approved the sale of a television station to media executive Pluria Marshall, Jr   

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Business Tue, 11 Nov 2014 16:42:40 -0800
Korean Wig Shop Owners Feel Pinch of Globalization http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21960-korean-wig-shop-owners-feel-pinch-of-globalization http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21960-korean-wig-shop-owners-feel-pinch-of-globalization Wig shop owners are taking steps to strengthen their ties with their traditional African American customer base    

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Business Thu, 09 Oct 2014 19:21:50 -0700
2014 Minority Business Enterprise Special Edition http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21897-2014-minority-business-enterprise-special-edition http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21897-2014-minority-business-enterprise-special-edition Read our annual MBE Special Edition, featuring commentaries, stories and advice on startups, loans, and trends  

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patricia@theskanner.com (The Skanner News) Business Thu, 25 Sep 2014 20:17:46 -0700
Black Publishers to Hold 2014 NNPA Annual Convention in Portland http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21321-black-publishers-to-hold-nnpa-annual-convention-june-25-28-2014-in-portland-or http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21321-black-publishers-to-hold-nnpa-annual-convention-june-25-28-2014-in-portland-or The big event will be held at The Nines in downtown Portland ]]> david@theskanner.com (David Kidd) Business Mon, 02 Jun 2014 20:56:40 -0700 Why Apple Bought Beats: Streaming May Catch On http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21311-why-apple-bought-beats-streaming-may-catch-on http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21311-why-apple-bought-beats-streaming-may-catch-on Apple has had success with devices before and may repeat it with Beats 

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Business Fri, 30 May 2014 20:22:05 -0700
No Consumer Protections in Homeowner Associations http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21255-no-consumer-protections-homeowner-association-industry-banks-on-it http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21255-no-consumer-protections-homeowner-association-industry-banks-on-it The Skanner News' two-year look into HOAs in Oregon and Washington showed consumers have nowhere to turn in common disputes that can lead to foreclosure

 

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) Business Mon, 19 May 2014 20:44:20 -0700
Homeowner Associations, Part 2: Legal Fees Climb http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21254-homeowners-associations-part-2-how-high-can-legal-fees-climb http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21254-homeowners-associations-part-2-how-high-can-legal-fees-climb The same law firms that prosecute alleged deadbeat residents get unlimited ability to rack up charges which they then act as the collections company to recover -- racking up even more late charges

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) Business Mon, 19 May 2014 20:31:39 -0700
Homeowner Associations, Part 3: Where Does the Money Go? http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21253-homeowner-associations-part-3-where-does-the-money-go http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21253-homeowner-associations-part-3-where-does-the-money-go Critics say the lack of transparency in the HOA sphere is contributing to a rising tide of embezzlement nationwide

 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) Business Mon, 26 May 2014 20:14:24 -0700
Google “Disappointed” with European Court Ruling http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21228-google-disappointed-with-european-court-ruling http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/21228-google-disappointed-with-european-court-ruling Search giant must remove links to personal information if a request is made  

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Business Tue, 13 May 2014 16:42:49 -0700
Urban League of Portland Gets $200,000 from Bank of America http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/20925-urban-league-of-portland-gets-200-000-from-bank-of-america http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/20925-urban-league-of-portland-gets-200-000-from-bank-of-america The money is set to increase the Urban League's job training and support programs 

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) Business Mon, 10 Mar 2014 21:25:40 -0700
McDonald’s Honors Local Milwaukie Employee with National Award http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/20923-mcdonald-s-honors-local-milwaukie-employee-with-national-award http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/20923-mcdonald-s-honors-local-milwaukie-employee-with-national-award Sharon Banks: 'I want to be the best crew leader, the best person that I can be to my ability'

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lisa@theskanner.com (Lisa Loving) Business Mon, 10 Mar 2014 17:03:47 -0700
Court Overturns Net Neutrality Rules http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/20725-court-overturns-net-neutrality-rules http://www.theskanner.com/news/business/20725-court-overturns-net-neutrality-rules The Federal Communications Commission set rules to say big Internet companies like Comcast, Verizon and Time Warner had to deliver all content at the same speed. But a court ruling says the FCC rules are not valid -- overturning the idea of net neutrality.

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Business Thu, 16 Jan 2014 00:52:27 -0800