Archive for the ‘Portage County Living’ Category

14Jan

Adventure to China Video

By Portage County Business Council

The Portage County Business Council is excited to offer our first community travel experience to China in October, 2020.

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09Jan

The SECURE Act: Stretch IRAs Gone for Many

By Portage County Business Council

By LouAnn Schulfer, AWMA®, AIF® Accredited Wealth Management AdvisorSM Accredited Investment Fiduciary® The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 was signed into law on 12/20/2019 and (continued).

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02Jan

Business Council Welcomes New Board Members and Officers

By Portage County Business Council

The Portage County Business Council (PCBC) Board of Directors recently welcomed new officers and board members. PCBC serves as the chamber of commerce, economic and talent development organization and is home to Ignite Young Professionals, Ambassadors and the Heartland Leadership Initiative.

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02Jan

The SECURE Act and Your RMDs

By Portage County Business Council

The Setting Every Community Up for Retirement Enhancement Act of 2019 was signed into law by the President on December 20, 2019.  The new rules take effect on January 1, 2020. 

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02Jan

5 Modern Myths about Women and Money

By Portage County Business Council

I’ve been working with women and their money for over 20 years and as you can imagine, a lot has changed. Whether your gender was branded long ago, gender generalizations do not have to point you in a path of financial dogma.  Our choices and freedoms are substantial and are what we make of them.

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20Dec

SentryWorld earns top award from Golf Course Owners of Wisconsin

By Portage County Business Council

SentryWorld in Stevens Point, Wis. is named 2019 Destination Golf Course of the Year by Golf Course Owners of Wisconsin (GCOW).

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17Dec

Mid-State Talent Development Spring 2020 Courses

By Portage County Business Council

Mid-State’s Workforce and Economic Development Division is offering courses for staff development in the New Year! 

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17Dec

United Way Celebrates a Giving Community

By Portage County Business Council

United Way of Portage County and the Portage County Community celebrated the conclusion of the 2019 Community Campaign. The campaign surged past the 2019 goal of $3.05 million and then went on to top last year’s campaign total of $3.125 million.

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15Dec

Tomorrow River Concerts Presents Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers

By Portage County Business Council

Tomorrow River Concert series welcomes Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers to the Jensen Community Center in Amherst, Wisconsin, on Saturday, January 18, 2020 at 7:30 p.m.

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12Dec

5 Required Minimum Distribution Facts

By Portage County Business Council

If you are an IRA (Individual Retirement Account) owner, here are five RMD facts to be mindful of.

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