July 29, 2010 RSS feed / Business News

Bond market tougher to call as municipalities wrestle with falling revenue

MONEY & INVESTING

Municipal bonds are a meaningful part of many a Southwest Florida retiree’s investment portfolio as they offer special tax benefits to those in upper- -income tiers. More...

Look no further for your plants

SHOP TALK

The next time you’re driving along Elliot Street in Punta Gorda, make sure you stop to take a little stroll through Powell’s Nursery. Well, it’s not like people just happen to be whizzing by on Elliot Street. More...

Book suggests using slow summer to build business

Author Tom Hall suggests that summer — a time when most of us loosen our business belts — could actually provide a greenhouse for cultivating and improving corporate focus. More...