PROGRAM Getting Down to Business® with David Weatherholt Broadcast Saturday’s 9-10 am (AKDT) 95.50 FM & AM 1020 KOAN Anchorage – AM 1330 KXLJ Juneau Stream: www.1020koan.com/or www.waconsult.com. Join Getting Down to Business® on Facebook or follow Dave on Twitter at WAConsult.
IN THE NEWS Outlook Grows Bleak on Main Street In the eyes of the average small business, the U.S. economy is still in a recession and likely to stay that way through 2012. A new survey, commissioned by the U.S. Bancorp one of several reports out in recent weeks painting a more dismal picture for American small businesses than previously perceived. Read Full Article @ www.WaConsult.com.
PROGRAM TOPIC The American reserve banking system evolved from Goldsmiths. In most early towns the only vault belonged to the Goldsmith who began holding the valuables and money of others in the community. Today’s bank lending evolved from these practices. Andy Riddell, VP at Wells Fargo talks about the banks side of the lending process including explaining the 5 C’s of Credit. Listen to find out the best way prepare a business loan package. Find out more by visiting www.WellsFargo.com.
ALASKA ECONOMICS The U.S. economy is made up of all the individual states economies. Listen as Dan Robinson, Sr Economist with the McDowell Group discusses the two common beliefs about the relationship between Alaska’s economy and the U.S. economy. “Historical data doesn’t really support either of those beliefs” according to Dan listen for his view. For more visit Dan @ www.mcdowellgroup.net .