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VOL. 119 | NO. 206 | Wednesday, November 9, 2005

Debt Adviser Gets Wave of New Clients

Bankruptcy bill requires credit counseling for debtors

Betty Jones-King has spent her career in the financial world telling people what they know but might not want to hear.

Fashion Designer, Entrepreneur Lives Out Dream

At least twice a year, many people find themselves cleaning out their closets, getting rid of clothes that are too big, too small or just no longer needed.

Stotts Honored by Association for Women Attorneys

Circuit Court Judge Rita L. Stotts received the Marion Griffin-Frances Loring Award presented annually by the Association for Women Attorneys. The award recognizes individuals who have made outstanding contributions to women in the legal profession.

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EVENTS

The Memphis Technology Council hosts a speed meeting from 10:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. today in the Tower Room at Clark Tower, 5100 Poplar Ave. Cost is $15 for Memphis Technology Council or Memphis Regional Chamber members; $25 for non-members. Contact Beverly Davis at 543-3547 or visit www.memphischamber.com.

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Planning Process Takes Time, Determination

TDN: What do you think the moratorium will accomplish?

Too Little, Too Late?

The idea for a moratorium on new real estate development in unincorporated Shelby County is not a new one. Over the last several years, it has been proposed several times without success, but as of last week, a six-month "time out" for new development in the county is official and in place. Unchecked building and unplanned development have long been a concern for local officials and have placed a great strain on county roads, school development and county revenues.

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 83 363 9,932
MORTGAGES 91 378 11,692
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 39 1,673
BUILDING PERMITS 213 788 21,098
BANKRUPTCIES 50 213 6,650
BUSINESS LICENSES 40 125 3,564
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 30 139 4,122
MARRIAGE LICENSES 12 91 2,270

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