• Loan aid offered to western Md. flood victims

    HAGERSTOWN, Md. (AP) — The U.S. Small Business Administration is making low-interest loans available to people whose homes or businesses were damaged by flooding in two western Maryland counties in June. Gov. Martin O’Malley says…

  • Bank of mom and dad could hurt your child’s economic growth

    Tougher lending requirements in a recovering
    economy make for a
    tight money situation for many young adults.
    But add the trend of helicopter
    parenting, and experts say more parents are
    lending money to their children than
    ever before.