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For years, the phrase "FDIC insured" has played like
soothing Muzak in the background of the banking industry.
Dear Mr. Berko: For reasons I do not want to disclose, I
need to generate 8 percent interest on $120,000 to earn $9,600 a year.
Many thriving businesses begin with a great idea. While that
first inspiration is critical to any successful company, it's also necessary to
have a solid roadmap for the future. That's why every company - whether it is a
startup or long-standing operation - ought to have a business plan that charts
where the business stands today and where it plans to go.
Today, J. Pierpont Finch, the fabled executive in the
Broadway production of "How to Succeed In Business ... " might alter the title
as revised in this column's headline.
Downturns aren't new. If you've been involved in real estate
for any length of time, you've seen peaks and valleys more than once.