News for Chamber

Monday, October 29, 2018
Grants for Companies Looking to Start or Increase ExportingThe International Market Access Grant for Exporters (IMAGE) offered by the Ohio Development Services Agency is designed to help businesses increase exports and create jobs in Ohio’s economy.The grant provides a 50% reimbursement, up to $12,500 per fiscal year for eligible activities.Popular qualifying activities include, but are not ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Economic, Education, Press Release
Monday, October 29, 2018
Community Icon, The First Citizens National Bank, Named Among the Top Extraordinary Banks in the USA  Upper Sandusky/OH, September 11, 2018 – The First Citizens National Bank, a local Upper Sandusky icon, was just named among the top extraordinary banks in the United States by The Institute for Extraordinary Banking™. First Citizens was recognized with the Institute’s Banky™ Award for its ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, General News Article
Monday, October 22, 2018
Financial Regulators and Congress have a Chance to Fix the Volcker RuleOCT 17, 2018 - 4:30PMBILL HULSEDirector, Center for Capital Markets CompetitivenessWashington is currently taking a very close look at one of its biggest unforced errors: Section 619 of the Dodd-Frank Act, also known as the Volcker Rule.  The Volcker Rule sounds simple in principle: prohibit federally insured depository ...read more
Categories: Chamber, Political, Economic, Press Release
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Rising Interest Rates: A Warning to Small Business Owners October 10, 2018 Jennifer Lobb       For business owners, 2018 has been a year marked by change. Though much of that change is linked to the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act, the government, specifically the Federal Reserve, just handed down some more changes, and according to financial experts, they may not be as beneficial. By the close of ...read more
Categories: Community, Press Release, Chamber, Economic
Tuesday, October 16, 2018
From Rant to Rave: How to Turn Negative Reviews Around  True or false? There’s no such thing as bad publicity.   Trick question. The answer is both true and false. Negative reviews on BBB.org, Yelp, Google, Facebook, or any other social platform have the power to make or break your business.   Research indicates that 85 percent of customers trust online reviews as much as personal ...read more
Categories: Chamber, General News Article, Education, Press Release