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Computer Care: Think twice before buying extra warranty

When you buy your next electronic gadget during the next few months, whether for yourself or a gift, chances are the salesperson will ask if you want to add an extended warranty to the purchase. You're under pressure to decide in a few seconds whether or not to spend about 15 percent of the device's value to protect it. I almost always decline these offers.

October 25, 2013 | Arthur Glazer | Business


Agribiz: University of Georgia Cooperative Extension hosts tax schools

University of Georgia Cooperative Extension from the College of Agriculture is hosting a series of income tax courses for tax return preparers.

October 23, 2013 | Michael Wheeler | Business


Newsmakers in Business, Oct. 20

Longstreet neurosurgeon Grunch chosen as Becker's '29 Women to Know' in field

October 20, 2013 | From staff reports | Business


Newsmakers in Business, Oct. 13

Agent McClure earns statewide honor

October 12, 2013 | From staff reports | Business


Computer Care: Filtering out your electronic junk mail

Every afternoon when my mail gets delivered, I can't help but notice how few junk letters I receive. I get a couple of bills, a magazine, the occasional package and maybe a solicitation from a local business or two. That's it. A few years ago I got piles of paper every day. The bulk of junk mail today is sent electronically.

October 11, 2013 | Arthur Glazer | Business


Agribiz: Farm City Week breakfast to highlight impact of agriculture

American farmers and ranchers literally help feed the world by producing a bounty of agricultural products.

October 09, 2013 | Michael Wheeler | Business


Newsmakers in Business, Oct. 6

Tymchuk honored as '40 Under 40,' and area featured in Georgia Trend

October 05, 2013 | From staff reports | Business


Computer Care: It’s a wireless world, and soon we’ll all be connected

Back in the day, if you wanted Internet access, you needed an Ethernet connection; you were tethered to a cable. Then came wireless Internet or Wi-Fi. It's also called WLAN or Wireless LAN, which is Wireless Local Area Network. The technical term for it is 802.11, which is the set of standards for wireless in the 2.4-5 GHz frequency bands.

September 27, 2013 | Arthur Glazer | Business


Jobless rate in metro Gainesville falls to 6.6 percent

The end of summer has brought a big drop in metro Gainesville's unemployment rate, down almost a full percentage point to 6.6 percent.

September 26, 2013 | From staff reports | Business


Solar power attracts agribusiness to help grow power grid

It seems no matter where you are in Georgia, solar power is getting more popular. I was recently with co-workers in Habersham County and we took a look at a farm where solar panels had been installed. It was a great operation, and the farmer seemed well pleased with his investment.

September 25, 2013 | Michael Wheeler | Business


Newsmakers in Business, Sept. 22

Small Business Center offers workshops for new ventures

September 21, 2013 | From staff reports | Business


Poultry maker to expand production

Gainesville's title as "Poultry Capital of the World" now will include a locally produced taste of Russia.

September 13, 2013 | David B. Strickland Times regional staff | Business


Petit Le Mans revs its economic engine

Road Atlanta's upcoming Petit Le Mans on Oct. 16-19 is considered the largest international sporting event in Georgia, welcoming its legions of fans to stay, play and spend in the area.

September 12, 2013 | Lisa Laskey | Business


Area agricultural producers showcase interwoven industry

Agriculture in Georgia is a complicated and interwoven industry. When one segment is affected by a downturn, another segment typically is quick to follow. But the same is true when positive changes occur.

September 12, 2013 | Michael Wheeler | Business


Newsmakers in Business, Sept. 8

Davis joins insurance division for The Norton Agency

September 07, 2013 | From staff reports | Business


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J.R. Crider’s clothing boutique expands to Gainesville

It all started with a bow tie.

August 31, 2014 | Chelsey Abercrombie | Business


Newsmakers in business, Aug. 31

Chattahoochee Bank of Georgia taps Hall as senior vice president

August 30, 2014 | Times staff reports | Business


In The Market, Aug. 24

Sullivan & Schlieman open Gainesville branch

August 24, 2014 | Times staff reports | Business


Seasonal factors drive Gainesville jobless rate to 7 percent

The unemployment rate in metro Gainesville for July rose to 7 percent, up six-tenths of a percentage point from 6.4 percent in June, the Georgia Department of Labor announced today.

August 21, 2014 | Times staff reports | Business


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