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National Bank of Arizona sponsors ThriveTime Challenge

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National Bank of Arizona (NB|AZ) announced its sponsorship of the second annual ThriveTime Challenge, a statewide financial literacy initiative that aims to educate high school students about money management. ThriveTime Challenge, founded by the 2013 NB|AZ Woman of the Year Sharon Lechter, is a tournament involving playing the award-winning ThriveTime for Teens board game. The… Read More →

NB|AZ names Lechter 2013 Woman of the Year

Sharon Lechter - headshot

National Bank of Arizona (NB|AZ) announced Sharon Lechter as the winner of its fourth annual Women’s Financial Group (WFG) Woman of the Year Award. The award, designed to honor outstanding professional women throughout metropolitan Phoenix, was presented to Lechter during a ceremony last week. Lechter is a local businesswoman, investor and financial literary activist whose… Read More →

NB|AZ names Lechter 2013 Woman of the Year

Sharon Lechter - headshot

National Bank of Arizona (NB|AZ) announced Sharon Lechter as the winner of its fourth annual Women’s Financial Group (WFG) Woman of the Year Award. The award, designed to honor outstanding professional women throughout metropolitan Phoenix, was presented to Lechter during a ceremony last week. Lechter is a local businesswoman, investor and financial literary activist whose… Read More →

After A Long Recession, Over-Spending May Be Tempting, But Consumers Beware

After A Long Recession, Over-Spending May Be Tempting
by in Columnist Spotlight | Economy | Finance

The desires of the American consumer have changed over the last few years. This concept is not difficult to imagine since the United States has suffered it’s worst economic downturn since the Great Depression. People have been forced to appropriately distinguish the difference between needs and wants. Prior to the recession, the American consumer was… Read More →

Jacob Gold, President Of Jacob Gold & Associates

Jacob Gold AZ Business Magazine Sept/Oct 2010

Describe your very first job. My first job came in high school, when I worked at a retail clothing store at the Paradise Valley Mall. I learned to appreciate and respect all customers, and that they were always right. Describe your first job in your industry. While studying economics at Arizona State University, I realized… Read More →