Banking & Finance

Boys, Girls Not Prepared Equally for Financial Futures

BALTIMORE -- More boys than girls say their parents talk to them about setting financial goals, a new report has found. Having financial conversations with kids can have a positive impact on their habits and confidence with money.

Peer-to-Peer Lending Makes Inroads in Bank Markets

Single-Family House Sales See Slight Lift in July

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- A total of 468 houses were sold during July in Mahoning, Trumbull and Columbiana counties last month, data provided by the Youngstown Columbiana Association of Realtors shows.

Consumer Optimism Tracks Price of Gasoline at Pump

Sales Up in July for Valley Auto Dealers

YOUNGSTOWN, Ohio -- Auto dealers in the Mahoning Valley saw sales of new cars and trucks climb 15.7% in July compared to the same month last year, according to the Automobile Dealers Association of Eastern Ohio's latest report.

Youngstown Metro Area Tops Lowest-Cost List

WASHINGTON -- The Youngstown-Warren-Boardman metropolitan statistical area again tops the list of lowest-cost metro areas in the country, with a median single-family home price of $78,600. Next lowest is Rockford, Ill., at $85,300.

Chickonoski Joins Talmer Commercial Banking Team

WARREN, Ohio -- Talmer Bank and Trust has added Perry Chickonoski to its commercial banking team as a commercial relationship managerfor the Mahoning Valley. Chickonski will be based in Boardman.

Public Funds, Public Service: Banks Act as Depositories

Talmer Bancorp’s Second-Quarter Income Is $20.61M

TROY, Mich. -- Talmer Bancorp Inc., holding company of Talmer Bank and Trust, Wednesday reported second-quarter net income of $20.61 million, or 27 cents per diluted common share.

Cortland Banks Joins YNDC to Boost Home Ownership


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