At least five people should be giving extra thanks during their Thanksgiving dinners for newly approved, lucrative Lake County government contracts that further carve into taxpayers' wallets.
First Midwest Bancorp Inc., the parent company of First Midwest Bank, reported an 80 percent increase in net income last quarter after seeing its loan business pick up and selling off an ownership stake during a company's initial public offering.
MERRILLVILLE | Help is on the way for some Northwest Indiana residents who are struggling to pay the bills.
A major investment banking firm has named its annual all star list of small cap banks, and a South Bend-based financial institution made the cut.
Lake County government — including most of its municipalities — is an absolute master at inventing excessive layers of bureaucracy, furthering inefficiencies and encouraging gridlock by way of foot dragging.
Centier plans to open two more bank branches in the Lafayette area.
A Michigan City-based bank earned national recognition for being tech-savvy.
Lake County's top solid waste district official said he wants all new income tax revenues to be directed to a fund for projects or operating expenses, not employee pensions.
VALPARAISO | An information technology company plans to launch a cloud computing-based data service for health care providers, but the taxes on computer servers are higher in Indiana than in most surrounding states.
First Financial Bancorp, the holding company for First Financial Bank, reported earnings of $0.27 a share in the second quarter.
United States Steel Corp. posted another loss in the second quarter because of sluggish demand, and declines in flat-rolled shipments and line pipe prices.
Munster-based Peoples Bank announced increased earnings and income during the first half of the year.
Small business owners and aspiring entrepreneurs can meet with lenders and learn how to get financing at an upcoming workshop in Gary.
With Indiana looking at a nearly $2 billion surplus, Gov. Mike Pence has taken the right action.
Conventional loans may be more tough on credit requirements. Home buyers should consider Federal Housing Authority loans.
GARY │ Money Smart Week in Northwest Indiana was capped off Saturday with a financial literacy event at Indiana University Northwest.
If you're considering buying a home, some experts think you should get a move on it.
Like any sudden in-flow of cash, your tax refund presents an opportunity to spend your money wisely or foolishly.
How can you make sure that you keep your promise to take control of your finances and make your money work for you?
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