Indiana was the No. 17 Growth State for 2017, according to U-Haul data analyzing the past year’s U.S. migration trends. Year-over-year arrivals of one-way U-Haul truck rentals increased by 3 percent while departures increased by 2 percent from Indiana’s 2016 numbers. Arriving trucks accounted for 50.1 percent of all one-way U-Haul...
Charlene Crowell
Weakened borrower protections, blocked debt relief cited By Charlene Crowell When likely voters across the country were recently asked their opinions about student loan borrowing, 82 percent agreed that the still-growing $1.5 trillion debt is a national crisis. Even when partisan affiliations were included, the solid concern for this unsustainable financial...
Scams related to the COVID-19 pandemic are on the rise. Calls from scammers to homes and businesses posing as NIPSCO employees continue to occur — an issue impacting many energy companies around the United States. Recent, and common reports from NIPSCO residential and business customers state that they have received...
By Dr. Vanessa Allen-McCloud, President & Chief Executive Officer Urban League of Northwest Indiana, Inc. REVIEW, REVISE, AND RENEW are just a few of the words many of us are using in our current vocabulary as we begin to re-evaluate ways to reopen our businesses. Mid-March of 2020, the COVID-19 global pandemic...
The American Medical Association (AMA) recently announced that the June 2020 Annual Meeting will be suspended because of the current COVID-19 pandemic and its demands on our physicians and health care system. Combined with government mandates prohibiting large-scale gatherings in Chicago and continuing restrictions on travel throughout the country,...
Delta Financial, Delta Jones
By Delta Jones-Walker Exactly three years ago, I wrote this article for the millennial generation. As I read over it, I am amazed at how relevant it is now more than ever. I added one more tip to the list, but all else remains the same. Please share this information...
100 + Winter Seasonal and Full-Time  Jobs Indiana Department of Transportation is hosting a statewide hiring fair on Tuesday, September 17 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. (all times local) at 11 locations around the state to recruit candidates for more than 100 winter seasonal positions and full-time opportunities. Winter...
Delta Financial, Delta Jones
By Delta Jones-Walker As if exceeding 1 million cases of the Coronavirus in the United States is not tragic enough, now countless Americans have become targets for financial scams. From senior citizens and homeowners to entrepreneurs and every day taxpaying citizens, no one is off limits. When a widespread crisis...
Rose Joiner, Regional Club Director, Honored for 35 Years of Dedication to Underserved Area Youth; Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana Recieves $20,000 Financial Grant Rose Joiner of Gary, IN., has been named a 2019 Maytag Dependable Leader Award winner for her demonstrated dedication to keeping youth on...
Restaurant Revitalization Fund
How to prepare. SBA will begin accepting applications via the application portal Monday, May 3 at 11 a.m. CST. The application portal will remain open to any eligible establishment until all funds are exhausted. In preparation, qualifying applicants should familiarize themselves with the application process in advance to ensure a smooth and efficient...