Banking & Finance

Sep 29, 2022

Bankruptcies & liens

The following liens were filed in Berks County Courthouse by the Pennsylvania Department of Revenue. 

Sep 27, 2022

Wrenchtec owners to open second location as Your Mechanic PA

A full-service auto repair business is expanding into Forks Township, Northampton County, to accommodate its growth. 

Sep 26, 2022

Discovery FCU names new CEO

After a nationwide search, the credit union has chosen Michele Smith as president and CEO. 

Sep 23, 2022

$20 million in low interest loans available through Pennsylvania Catalyst Loan Fund

Small businesses in Berks, Cumberland, Dauphin, and Lebanon counties are eligible to apply for low interest loans through the Chester County Economic Development Council (CCEDC) as part of the state’s American Rescue Plan funding. 

Sep 21, 2022

Loan company opens new branch in Easton

Lendmark Financial Services, a provider of household credit and consumer loan solutions, has opened a branch in Easton, expanding its presence in Pennsylvania.  

Sep 19, 2022

PA Gaming Control Board reports 4.24% increase in gaming revenue

The Pennsylvania Gaming Control Board reported Monday that the combined total revenue generated from all forms of gaming along with fantasy contests during August was $425.39 million, an increase of 4.24% compared to revenue generated in August 2021. 

Sep 16, 2022

State to receive $900 million in federal funding for climate-smart ag practices

Pennsylvania will receive more than $900 million in federal funding to support farm organizations, businesses and research institutions using climate-smart practices. 

Sep 15, 2022

Pennsylvania receives $25.4 million for electric vehicle infrastructure

Pennsylvania has been awarded $25.4 million to invest in clean transportation through the state’s plan for electric vehicle (EV) infrastructure deployment. 

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Sep 14, 2022

Asset-based lending growing in favor

Asset-based lending used to get a bad rap, but with inflation hovering around a 40-year high, it may be just what your business needs to secure some extra funds and weather current economic instabilities, according to an industry expert.  

Sep 13, 2022

$246.8 million in American Rescue Plan funds awarded

Pennsylvania has awarded $246.8 million in American Rescue Plan funding, through the State Small Business Credit Initiative (SSBCI), to local economic development partners to make direct equity investments and loans to small businesses. 

Sep 12, 2022

State holds Bringing the World to PA event to encourage international trade

Department of Community and Economic Development (DCED) Acting Secretary Neil Weaver today announced the start of the Bringing the World to PA event (BTW2PA).  

Aug 31, 2022

State invests $2 million to research climate change; improve technology

Pennsylvania is investing more than $2 million in research to battle the effects of climate change.