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It’s Your Money: Give yourself the gift of financial literacy – some FAQs to help

You may have heard the term “financial literacy” and have a vague idea about what it means, but probably haven’t looked much deeper than that. Or maybe you have. New Hampshire, we can be proud to say, is one of nine states that gets a Grade B for its high school financial literacy education effort in the latest Center for Financial Literacy Report Card.

KS Kitchen: A familiar space serving up something completely different (and delish)

In a city where change is inevitable, walking into a familiar space to encounter something completely different happens. And so it was when my hubby and I recently entered the space that was most recently Mint Bistro to check out KS Kitchen, which advertises itself as an American-Indian and Nepali restaurant. It was the same, only completely different.

There’s still time to nominate a small business for the 2024 SBA awards

The deadline for nominations is 4 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 7. The awards recognize “the outstanding achievements, triumphs, contributions, and resilience of SBA-assisted small businesses that help to drive the American economy,” the U.S. Small Business Administration said. 

New Balance breaks ground on Londonderry plant, expanding company’s commitment to U.S. manufacturing to NH

New Balance’s $70 million investment in the factory will add more than 150 jobs at the 102,000-square-foot single-story building that is planned to begin production in 2025.The addition of NB Londonderry reflects the company’s pride in American craftsmanship, its significant investments in innovation and machinery, and its integration of lean manufacturing processes to enable a demand driven and responsive MADE US supply network.

Southern NH Health first hospital in the region to offer AI-powered colonoscopies for enhanced cancer detection

Southern New Hampshire Health announces that it is the first in the southern New Hampshire region to offer enhanced colonoscopies with the GI Genius™ intelligent endoscopy module. The technology uses artificial intelligence to help physicians detect potentially precancerous polyps. Patients can now schedule a colonoscopy with GI Genius™ at Foundation Gastroenterology.

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Don’t let Black Friday become Hack Friday

Hackers, just like many holiday shoppers, prepare for Black Friday. In fact, they started doing it months ago, according to cybersecurity company NordLayer.

NH single-family home price drops for second straight month

Median sales price for a single-family home in New Hampshire in October decreased for the second month in a row, and new listings, pending sales and inventory were up slightly, but those positive signs were overshadowed by an all-time low in affordability for potential home-buyers.

Nov. 21: 30th Annual FIT fundraising breakfast for Homelessness and Food Insecurity

Families in Transition will host the 30th Annual  Breakfast on Tuesday, November 21, 2023. Hundreds of businesses, political and community leaders will gather at the organization’s largest annual fundraiser to kick off the holiday season with heartfelt giving in support of people experiencing homelessness and food insecurity in the Granite State. Last year, the event drew more than 520 people and raised $250,000 to support the mission of preventing and breaking the cycle of homelessness.