The Greer Commission of Public Works (CPW) is warning customers of a phone scam in the community. The company received several reports over the weekend of customers contacted by callers fraudulently representing themselves as CPW employees.
Greer Bancshares Incorporated, parent company of Greer State Bank, reported Tuesday a quarterly net income, attributable to common shareholders, of $657,000 or $0.26 per diluted common share.
Mystery and intrigue have shrouded parts of the Greer downtown in recent weeks with the filming of a supernatural thriller, “Chronology.”
Dark Corner Films owner and co-producer of the movie, Bryan Tankersley, said Greer was a perfect fit for some of their scenes.
Q: I know you’re all about getting out of debt, and I agree with your stance on that. I started college last month, and scholarships and Pell Grants will pay for everything. But is saving money really that important if you’re young and have a good income? What good does money do you if you don’t use it for something?
Q: I’ve spent most of my marriage not being a good husband and not being involved in our family finances. After being introduced to one of your programs at work, I realized how irresponsible I had been and went home to apologize and tell my wife about it.
Greer State Bank recently promoted Kevin Duncan to the position of assistant vice president, LPL financial consultant.
Greer’s Citizens Building and Loan (CBL) recently made changes to its executive team.
Q: Our family has an account at a movie rental store. I rented a movie the other day, and forgot to take it back on time. The late fees add up to $20. I’m in college and have a part-time job, so my parents think I should pay the late fees. They started the account, so shouldn’t they have to pay the fees?
Q: If a credit card company has charged off a debt, can they still sell that debt to someone else who can come after it? I’m currently receiving calls about a debt that’s more than 20 years old. Do you have any suggestions?
One of the world’s largest suppliers of polyester film is expanding its existing operations in Greer.
Mitsubishi Polyester Film recently announced it is investing $100 million in the expansion of its Greer facility.