Arkansas panel supports effort to collect online sales taxes

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 19:24

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. — A Senate committee on Wednesday backed legislation requiring online retailers who don’t collect Arkansas sales taxes to provide a list of purchases made by state residents, and a lawmaker said he’ll try again this week with a more expansive effort also aimed at recovering revenue from internet sales.

Stocks slip from highs as energy companies sink; Dow gains

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 18:53

NEW YORK — U.S. stocks slipped Wednesday after their recent record-setting run. Energy companies stumbled, but basic materials makers rose as investors hoped two large deals will win approval from regulators.

Wal-Mart keeps working to make inroads against Amazon

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 19:44

NEW YORK — The nation’s largest retailer keeps working to make headway against the largest online seller.

Watson and Watson Construction named 2016 Energy Smart Builder of the Year

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 08:58

Conway Corp has named Watson and Watson Construction the 2016 Energy Smart Builder of the Year for its dedication to building energy-efficient homes in the Conway community.

Outback Steakhouse to move to Oak Street in September

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 13:06

Outback Steakhouse in Conway will be moving to a new location.

Smokehouse Bar-B-Que coming to Pickles Gap Village

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 10:31

Smokehouse Bar-B-Que owners Shannon and Crystal Taylor are set to open a second location in Pickles Gap Village next month.

Meme’s bring modern style with classic values

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 12:27

Conway’s newest nail salon, Meme’s Place, is bringing “modern style with classic values” to the scene.

Davis uses photography to uplift women

Mon, 02/13/2017 - 15:21

When Angie Davis decided to move her photography studio to a different location, she had no idea where she was going to go.

Make less than $54K? Consider this underused tax break

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 21:41

You work hard, so why not take some credit for it?

NerdWallet: Consumers have a powerful tool in credit card chargebacks

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 21:04

Credit card users who feel helpless when dealing with merchants that provide shoddy goods and services should know they have a powerful tool available to them: chargebacks.