Updated October 24 at 6:28pm
Financial Services
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Which is the greater number: $105 or $100 plus 3 percent? You might think this a trivial question, but about 60 percent of adults can’t answer it correctly -- and many of them still use financial services. more
Payrolls and wage growth soared in October, prompting the market to fortify its resolve that the Federal Reserve will deliver its first interest rate hike in roughly nine and a half years in December. more
Secretary of State William F. Galvin charged Fidelity Brokerage Service LLC of Boston with “dishonest and unethical behavior” for allowing unregistered investment advisers to conduct business. more
(Updated 11:51 a.m.) Faced with high fees and poor performance, Rhode Island’s general treasurer plans to reduce the state’s investment in hedge funds, walking back a strategy implemented during the Great Recession. more
More than half of business owners expect to make a significant, "transformational" change for their companies in the next three years, and 63 percent are without an exit strategy. That's according to a new report done by U.S. Trust, Bank of … more
For months, Federal Reserve officials have pledged that this rate hiking cycle will be gradual and data-dependent. After they finally lifted rates for the first time in almost a decade last month, market participants and economists have focused on just what that means. more
Rhode Island is one of the top states where people are likely to live paycheck to paycheck, according to GOBankingRates.com. more
William A. “Bill” White is president and CEO of Coastway Community Bank, which for the second consecutive year made the most loans through the U.S. Small Business Administration flagship 7(a) Loan Program in Rhode Island. White talks with Providence Business News about the program, how it’s a part of the bank’s growth strategy and what trends he’s seeing in the state’s lending market. more
Brookline Bancorp Inc. on Thursday reported second-quarter profit grew 6.5 percent to $13.4 million, or 18 cents per diluted share, compared with $12.6 million, or 17 cents per diluted share, during the same period last year. more
More than 4.75 tons of peanut butter were collected during The Washington Trust Co.’s 16th annual peanut butter drive to benefit the Rhode Island Community Food Bank and 15 local food pantries across the state and southeastern Connecticut. more
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