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Mobile workforce center schedule

Joliet - The Will County Mobile Workforce Center will be making several stops in August to communities around the county. The mobile center offers state of the art computers local residents can access to help in job searches. Assistance is ...

Could a gap year after high school make financial sense?

In some parts of the world, a gap year – a year-long break between high school and college – is the norm. It's starting to catch on in the U.S. as well. It's a chance for recent high school graduates ...

Save on your summer road trip adventure

Are you packing up your car and hitting the road this summer? You're not alone. According to a survey conducted by AAA, road trips are the most popular type of vacation for families in the U.S. in 2017. In fact, ...

ComEd and Ameren file rate impact reports with the ICC Decrease electricity rates to come

The Illinois Commerce Commission (ICC) received new annual Rate Impact Reports from Commonwealth Edison Company (ComEd) and Ameren Illinois (Ameren) pursuant to Illinois Public Act 99-0906, also known as the Future Energy Jobs Act (FEJA), signed into law by Governor ...

How to purposefully and successfully transition to a single income

Many parents face the same difficult question when raising a child. Should one of you stay at home while the other works? It's not a question to take lightly. The decision can have emotional and financial consequences and may have ...

Catholic Charities’ volunteer honored by Governor

Joliet – Catholic Charities, Diocese of Joliet announced that Sarah Marsh, a volunteer in their Foster Grandparent Program in Will County, has been selected for the Governor’s Volunteer Service Award in the SeniorCorps northeast category. For the past 15 years, ...

Exclusive: Wal-Mart not considering a bid for Whole Foods -source

Wal-Mart Stores Inc is not actively considering making an offer for Whole Foods Market Inc, a source familiar with the matter told Reuters on Friday. Whole Foods, which accepted a $13.7 billion offer from Amazon.com Inc last week, has not ...

Obama Foundation announce requests for Qualifications

The Obama Foundation released a Request for Qualifications (RFQ), soliciting responses from firms interested in being considered for the role of construction manager for the Obama Presidential Center (OPC). The deadline for RFQ submission is July 7, 2017. A Request ...

Sporting events on a budget – It's possible with a plan

Season ticket holder or first timer, watching your team take the field or visiting new teams in a different venue, gripping your seat tightly during the finger-biting last minutes of a close game or cheering on a decisive win – ...

Could you turn your hobby into a career?

You can break personal finance into three broad categories: income, expenses and savings. Your personal cash flow statement lists your income and expenses and a common goal is to end each month with a positive balance – with money left ...

African American Business kickoff

Joliet—The African American Business Association, a collaboration with the Joliet Chamber of Commerce will host its inaugural gathering on July 20 at the Jacob henry Mansion. The group will focus on serving the needs of African American owners, managers, employees, ...

African American Business Association Kick-Off

Joliet - It is with great pleasure that we would like to invite all members of the Joliet community to the kick-off event for our newest sub-group, the African American Business Association. The African American Business Association is a collaboration ...

Prepare for major life expenses with Tax-Advantaged Accounts

College tuition, a new pair of glasses and retirement may seem unrelated, but the tax law says otherwise. By knowing how and where to save your money, you could pay for each of these expenses with tax-advantaged – or in ...

G&D Integrated opening new warehouse in Joliet

G&D Integrated, a specialized provider of transportation and logistics services, today announced the opening of a new warehouse facility in the Chicago metro area. The new, modern facility is located at 3300 Corporate Drive in Joliet, Illinois and will be ...

Safely cut the cost of elective medical expenses

Whether it's a matter of comfort, appearance or safety, there are many medical procedures that you may want or need, but your health insurance won't cover. Laser eye surgery may fall into the want category for most people and it ...