Report shows Stand By Me financial coaching helping during pandemic

WILMINGTON — Delawareans struggling to maintain or regain stability during the COVID-19 pandemic are turning for guidance to a statewide financial empowerment program called Stand By Me, offered free of charge by United Way of Delaware and the Delaware Department of Health and Social Services. A recent study of SBM by the Washington-based Urban Institute […]

Local stores suffering from national coin shortage

SUSSEX COUNTY — Spare change, anyone? Of the many consequences that have emerged from COVID-19, a national coin shortage is another unusual result. The shortage has crippled monetary transactions across the state, with convenience stores, restaurants, grocery stores, banks and laundromats among the businesses being hit hardest. Due to American companies and banks closing or […]

Delaware Money School to host estate planning webinar

GEORGETOWN — A free class covering estate planning will be held online May 18. Sponsored by Delaware Money School, the class will feature Deirdre O’Shea McCartney, Esquire. Having written, spoken and taught on the subject many times, she will down what appears to be a complex subject, to simple understandable layman’s terms. This class focuses […]