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Living Smartly Adds a New Section to Simplify the Confusing Area of Personal Financial Planning

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Hyderabad, India – Living Smartly, a website dedicated to provide smart living tips to hardworking middleclass people, recently announced that it added a new section called ‘Personal Financial Planning Simplified’.

Are you struggling to make right financial choices to save money? Do complex financial concepts and policies eat your brain? Then check this section called ‘Personal Financial Planning Simplified’, launched recently by living smartly. This section provides clear and simple information about various financial aspects and also provides smart tips on earnings, savings, tracking expenses, investments, etc. to make people take right financial choices.

When asked about what encouraged them to start this section, a spokesperson from Living Smartly said, “Many people today, right from top level managers to house wives, are struggling to manage their finances properly due to lack of direction. As professionals in financial industry, we thought it is our moral responsibility to share our expertise and extensive knowledge in the subject with the struggling people, and to help them lead a decent life.”

It provides unbiased information, which guides people in the right direction with the finances. It is not like a financial management text book. The very attractive feature of this section is that you don’t have to spend months and years to understand the concepts and principles of finances.

Every concept related to finance is simplified, so that every individual when going through the articles can relate to their own situations in life. It establishes the fact that financial planning is all about simple management techniques and the right attitude.

Some of the articles posted in this section thus far are, ‘How to save money – Secrets you must know’; ‘Financial intelligence – How to organize expenses’; ‘Shopping addiction’; ‘Living below means’ and many more.

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Filed under Press
Aug 8, 2011

Increase in Lending of Credit by Banks to Small Businesses

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It is the end of recession period. Many banks are identifying the importance of lending programs for small businesses. When small businesses have strong economic position, automatically more new jobs will be created and it will also strengthen country’s economy.

On observing banks trends, one can easily understand that they are giving more importance to the small businesses lending programs.

The SBA (Small Business Administration loans) value increased 48% during the first half period, when compared with the same time in 2009. SBA has issued 87 Small Business Administration loans of worth $18 million to Clark County businesses in 2010, compared with 63 loans of worth $12 million in the first six months of 2009.

  • Clark County’s No.1 best lender by volume this year is Columbia Credit Union which has had a 15 percent increase in SBA lending in 2010. It has issued 15 loans of worth $1.3 million since starting of this year.
  • West Coast Bank is positioned at No. 2. It has issued 12 loans of worth $2.4 million.
  • The First Independent Bank is at No.3. It has issued 9 loans of worth $844,000.

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Filed under SMB's
Sep 25, 2010