Bank of America reportedly reached a record $17 billion settlement with federal and state authoritie...

Why Bank of America deal might not cost it $17B

WASHINGTON – How much will Bank of America’s expected $17 billion mortgage settlement cost the company? The answer is, almost certainly not that much.

In mega-settlements negotiated with the government, a dollar is rarely worth an actual dollar.

Inflated figures make sensational headlines for the Justice Department, and $17 billion would be the largest settlement by far arising from the economic meltdown in which...

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Terryl Peterson honored as Adviser of the Year

The Southwest Colorado Small Business Development Center honored Terryl Peterson as the Advisor of the Year for 2014.

The award was presented by Joe Keck, executive director of the center, at the fifth annual Southwest Colorado Women’s Small Business Conference on July 24. Peterson has been an adviser for five years,...

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Stephanie Roberts completes doctoral degree

Peak physical therapy announces, Stephanie Roberts has successfully completed a doctorate in physical therapy from Regis University in Denver.

She graduated from the program with honors. Emphasis was placed on the current, best evidence to treat musculoskeletal disorders. Course studies emphasized manual therapy, including mobilization...

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