Cannabis banking bill advances in U.S. House committee

DENVER – Legislation that would provide federal protection for financial institutions that serve state-authorized marijuana and ancillary businesses passed a U.S. House committee on Thursday. The...

DATE: March 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

US mortgage rates post biggest drop in decade to 4.06 pct.

WASHINGTON – Purchasing a home just became a lot cheaper, thanks mostly to the Federal Reserve’s decision last week to put its interest rate hikes on hold for now. Mortgage buyer Freddie Mac said...

DATE: March 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

Durango train purchases building, prompting two businesses to relocate

Durango Smoke Shop, a mainstay downtown business, will relocate this summer after the Durango & Silverton Narrow Gauge Railroad purchased a downtown building to consolidate offices. The railroad...

DATE: March 28, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

BREW Pub & Kitchen to close at end of the month

Durango will soon be down to just four breweries. Erik Maxson, co-owner of BREW Pub & Kitchen , has announced the brewery in downtown Durango will close March 31. “It’s an incredibly emotional...

DATE: March 25, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

Millennial Money How to stem ‘subscription creep’

From Netflix, Spotify and Amazon Prime to Blue Apron, Birchbox and beer of the month, your debit or credit card statements are likely littered with subscriptions that are costing you dearly. Not...

DATE: March 24, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

Deep snow helps, but isn’t necessarily key for businesses

While the generous winter snowpack has definitely helped Purgatory Resort, word about the expected fat spring runoff and the benefits it will bring to other businesses is principally confined to...

DATE: March 24, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

Mortgage rates are in a free fall with no end in sight

Global and domestic economic concerns continue to drive down mortgage rates. According to the latest data released Thursday by Freddie Mac, the 30-year fixed-rate average slipped to 4.28 percent...

DATE: March 23, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

This is how you sell pot paraphernalia to rich people

Barneys New York is opening its doors to cannabis lovers in Southern California. Synonymous with wealthy Manhattanites of a certain financial status, the luxury retailer decided to grace the left...

DATE: March 21, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

Talk examines affordable housing

A discussion on employee retention and affordable housing in Durango will be the topic for the Tuesday Talk beginning at 7:30 a.m. Tuesday at Carver Brewing Co. Rachel Taylor-Saghie with Habitat...

DATE: March 20, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

After Ours Flowers is now After Ours Caterier

After Ours Flowers is now After Ours Caterier. Located at Highway 172 and County Road 221, After Ours Caterier has expanded its services from flowers and gifts to now offer catering and personal...

DATE: March 20, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

Mountain Hyperbarics offers free treatment to veterans

Mountain Hyperbarics has announced that through a partnership with America’s Mighty Warriors, it will now offer free treatment to veterans for traumatic brain injury, post concussive syndrome...

DATE: March 20, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

Cloud commuting, social media changing small business

Technology may be moving at a pace that strains small businesses’ ability to adapt, but improving technology can make businesses more efficient and even lower costs. The increasing dominance of...

DATE: March 18, 2019 | CATEGORY: Business

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