Scammers are giving get-rich-quick schemes a high-tech makeover. By promoting “money flipping” scams on social media, they are appealing to a new, younger audience, according to the National Consumers League.
Eli Whitlock of Bluegrass Insurance Services in Elizabethtown recently was named a PaceSetter agent by State Auto.
The PaceSetter program is a yearlong sales and marketing partnership designed to improve customer service. The agents are selected from top agencies, according to Mike LaRocco, president of State Auto.
The Appraisal Foundation has appointed Rick Baumgardner of Elizabethtown as chairman of the Appraisal Practices Board, a national panel operated by the professional trade association which serves the United States and Canada. The Appraisal Foundation sets the Congressionally authorized standards and qualifications for real estate appraisers.
Carrie Grey, a long-time employee of Stiles, Carter & Associates P.S.C. in Elizabethtown, has been accredited by the National Association of Certified Valuation Analysts as a certified valuation analyst and is a member of the association.
It’s no secret that many businesses in Kentucky and across the country face challenges in finding the skilled employees they need. Employers, educators and others agree that part of the solution is the development of career pathways for secondary students.