Take Greater Control of Your 401(k)

If your employer offers a 401(k) or similar plan, you’ve got a powerful retirement-savings tool. And yet, how well you do with your 401(k)...

Don’t Change 401(k) Mix During Market Drops

We’ve seen a few sudden and sizable drops in the financial markets in 2019. But you shouldn’t overreact to such events – especially if...

Leaving Your Job? What Happens to Your 401(k)?

It’s quite possible you will change jobs at some point. When you do, what will happen to your 401(k)? You could simply cash it out,...

Be Creative When Withdrawing from Retirement Accounts

Once you turn 70 ½, you must begin a certain number of withdrawals from your traditional IRA and your 401(k), or else face tax...

Make Some End-of-the-Year Financial Moves

We’ve still got a couple of months until 2019 wraps up, but it’s not too early to make some end-of-the-year financial moves. Here are...

How to Become a Long-term Investor

When you invest, you will experience declines in the financial markets. But the longer you hold your investments, the less impact these drops can...

How can you make your money last during retirement?

Your first move is to create a retirement income strategy. As part of this strategy, you'll need to ask yourself a few key questions. First,...

Can “AI” Help You Become a Better Investor?

Artificial intelligence, or AI, is now part of all our lives. It’s used in social media, our navigation systems, and many other applications. But...

What Can a Financial Advisor Do for You?

It will take considerable effort to achieve all your financial goals – so you may want to get some professional help. But what can...

Leaving Your Job? What Happens to Your 401(k)?

It’s quite possible you will change jobs at some point. When you do, what will happen to your 401(k)? You could simply cash it out,...

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Lady Patriots win by 45 over Lady Spiders

The Independence women’s basketball team put up big numbers in all four quarters en-route to a 81-36 non-conference road win Wednesday at Concord High...

Strong second half lifts Lady Patriots to win

On Monday night the Independence women’s basketball team continued the program’s strongest start to a season in recent history with a 61-46 win over...

Lady Patriots hold off Hickory Ridge 47-42

The Independence women’s basketball team won 47-42 in its conference opener Friday night at Independence High School.  The victory was the Lady Patriots’ first...

Patriots bounce back with win over Hickory Ridge

The Independence men’s basketball team responded to a three game losing skid by scoring early and often in a game where they never trailed...

Mint Hill residents shopped local Dec. 14th at the 2nd Annual Pop Up Christmas...

With overcast skies and festive music in the air, Mint Hill shoppers came out to support local businesses at the 2nd Annual Pop-Up Christmas...

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Mint Hill residents shopped local Dec. 14th at the 2nd Annual Pop Up Christmas...

With overcast skies and festive music in the air, Mint Hill shoppers came out to support local businesses at the 2nd Annual Pop-Up Christmas...

Changing of the Guard

New Mayor & Commissioners take oath of office. All Photos by Paul Imirie

Butler defeats Rocky River at Dawg Pound 62-52

The Butler Bulldogs who have a young basketball team this season led the vast majority of the basketball game with one exception during the...

Shop Local: Best last-minute holiday gifts for under $20

It’s December 18.  T minus one week until Christmas morning.  The Mint Hill Christmas Pop-Up Shop has come and gone.  Mint Hill Historical Society’s...