Q: What is your opinion of churches encouraging members to do e-giving with credit cards and debit cards?
TD Bank recently named Kelly Carson its senior relationship manager for the Upstate market and surrounding counties.
She will be responsible for providing financial solutions and expertise for public and privately owned companies as well as business development in her region.
Two H&R Block customers, Sharon Pilgrim (left) and Daniel Pruitt (second from right) won $1,000 during the company’s promotional giveaway. H&R block is located at 12177 W. Greenville Hwy in Lyman.
Greer Bancshares Incorporated, the parent company of Greer State Bank, recently reported an annual net income, attributable to common shareholders of $2,945,000 or $1.18 per diluted common share, as compared to the prior year net income attributable to common shareholders of $3,030,000 or $1.22 per diluted common share.
Greer State Bank is continuing its mortgage growth under the direction of Tim Strom, senior vice president and mortgage director.
The bank exceeded its 2015 goal with nearly $61 million in closed loan volume, an almost 300 percent increase from $22 million closed in 2014.
Q: I’ve been following your plan, and I’ve finally gotten out of debt and feel I have control of my finances. I’m also single, and I was wondering if you have any tips for how to gracefully mention financial topics and budgeting when you’re on a date.
“Come with an interest in South Carolina, leave with a love for Greenville,” promises Pastor Mike Cruice, who has lived in Greenville for almost 30 years. “This business, which developed organically, is more than just a tour; it’s about connecting people.”
Q: My wife and I recently followed your plan and became debt-free, and we’re committed to never going back there again. Currently, I work for the state but I’ve been feeling God’s calling to the ministry.
Q: My fiancé and I are getting married in May. He’s a youth pastor, and I’m in grad school. His mom and dad found a home they think we’ll like, and they want to gift us money for a down payment. I’m not sure how I feel about this under our present circumstances.
Renewable Water Resources (ReWa) recently welcomed Tim Brett, a former state legislator and political affairs expert, to its current Board of Commissioners.