Robert Feest is Greater Brookfield Chamber of Commerce’s Business Person of the Month

The Brookfield Chamber’s Business Person of the Month recognizes an exceptional business member. The monthly recognition is given to a Chamber member that excels in the areas of business excellence, community engagement, and entrepreneurial spirit. The business is one of the Top 35% businesses in the greater Brookfield area. This business person is saluted by […]

Construction material and labor costs still rising

As we’ve mentioned in the past, scarcity of labor in the construction industry over the last several years has been an impediment for some builders, increasing costs and slowing their ability to scale up. Many skilled workers left the industry when jobs vanished after the mortgage crisis and recession. These workers have not returned in […]

10 Risk Factors For Your Homeowners Insurance Policy

  These factors raise red flags for insurers and increase costs for homeowners. People buy insurance to minimize their risk and make themselves whole should a covered loss occur. What many may not understand is that a number of factors can cause premiums to skyrocket before a covered peril even occurs. Adjusters and claims managers handling […]

Protecting Your Assets

As you get older and more established in your life and career, you take on new, exciting, and expensive responsibilities. Getting married, buying a house, a new car, or having a baby will certainly qualify as life-changing. Protecting your assets and providing for your family in the event of your untimely death can be confusing. We’re […]

5 Money Tips Every Teen Should Know

Build financial smarts in your teen with these 5 tips (BPT) – For most teens, high school is an exciting time for those sweet, first tastes of independence: first dates, first cars, first paychecks. As low-stakes as some of these milestones may seem, there’s one area that deserves some extra attention in every family: personal […]