Business

Peoples Bank’s small business lending program offers a full suite of financing products to help small businesses achieve growth and market success, says Tiffany Blair, Small Business Lending Manager at Peoples Bank.

For local small businesses, financing can accelerate growth.

When a successful, five-person construction company wanted to take its operation to…

 

Russ Keithley, Chief Banking Officer at Coastal Community Bank. As a local business bank, the Coastal Community team meet regularly with businesses to help them prepare and plan for market and economic changes like inflation and supply chain issues.

Tips for businesses to navigate the inflation storm

Snohomish County business owners are feeling the effects of price increases. They…

 

Drew Smith, Peoples Bank

New Construction Projects Require Vision and Trusted Partnerships

By Drew Smith, Peoples Bank Climbing rent prices, declining inventories, and low…

 

FILE - In this April 15, 2019, file photo, a vendor makes change for a marijuana customer at a cannabis marketplace in Los Angeles. An unwelcome trend is emerging in California, as the nation's most populous state enters its fifth year of broad legal marijuana sales. Industry experts say a growing number of license holders are secretly operating in the illegal market — working both sides of the economy to make ends meet. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)

In California pot market, a hazy line between legal and not

Industry insiders say the practice of working simultaneously in the legal and illicit markets is a financial reality.

FILE - In this April 15, 2019, file photo, a vendor makes change for a marijuana customer at a cannabis marketplace in Los Angeles. An unwelcome trend is emerging in California, as the nation's most populous state enters its fifth year of broad legal marijuana sales. Industry experts say a growing number of license holders are secretly operating in the illegal market — working both sides of the economy to make ends meet. (AP Photo/Richard Vogel, File)
Bereket Abraha is a Vice President and Business Development Officer at the Peoples Bank Everett Financial Center.
Bereket Abraha is a Vice President and Business Development Officer at the Peoples Bank Everett Financial Center.