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NWI Business Briefing

Purdue seeking employee partnerships to fight brain drain

Several Indiana communities, including Gary, Hammond and Indianapolis, made bids for Amazon HQ2's economic development prize of 50,000 work… Read more

Mind on Money: Health insurance only gets more complicated

Holy cow, did they muck up health care in this country. Read more

Futures File: Volatility rocks natural gas

After last week’s flare-up in prices, natural gas continued exploding and reached a four-year high on Wednesday. Read more

Estate Planning: Witnessing a will

Q: Is a self-typed will legal in Indiana as long as it’s signed and witnessed by two people at a notary? Is it permissible to have the exec… Read more


Security solutions to keep your Northwest Indiana family and home safe this spring

Talk to a local expert about a digital alarm system that will protect your family and belongings.


Northwest Indiana people no longer have to clean their gutters

Skip gutter cleaning this summer.

National Business Briefing

Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn arrested over "significant" financial misconduct

Nissan Chairman Carlos Ghosn has been arrested by prosecutors in Japan after an internal investigation revealed "significant acts of misconduct" over many years by him and another top executive. Read more

The Little-Known (but Totally Legal) Way to Tap Your 401(k) Early Without Penalty

Are you 55 or older? Then you'll want to know about this. Read more

Here's What the Average American Spent on the Holidays Last Year

Hint: It's not a small figure. Read more

Social Security Benefits Have Lost a Third of Their Buying Power Since 2000

The wrong cost-of-living barometer and rising healthcare and housing costs are cutting into seniors' quality of life. Read more

4 Smart Year-End Tax Moves to Make for Your Business

Act now to lower your business' tax bill. Read more

Should You Get Your Boss a Holiday Gift?

There's no one simple rule to follow, but here are some guidelines. Read more

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