Category: Consumer Reports

Local Bank Hosting Free ‘Money Smart’ Classes Aug. 18, Aug. 25

Wednesday, August 15, 2018 || By Community Editor || @maywoodnews 

Throughout the month of August, Proviso Community Bank, 1759 N. Mannheim Rd. in Stone Park, has been offering free financial literacy classes. The courses offered in August are part of the “Bank On It” aspect of the bank’s Money Smart series.

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The Perfect Storm: Maywood’s Water Commissioners Have Issues With Water Bills — Their Own

Monday, August 13, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: Linda Reedy, a Maywood resident and water commission member said in May that her bills were mysteriously high. | Shanel Romain 

During an overcast morning in May, Linda Reedy sat flummoxed at a dining room table inside of her Maywood home, utility bills dating back to November 2017 flanking her elbows. The last bill she’d received, from March 19 through April 19, had her almost at her wit’s end. It showed water charges totaling $913.08.

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Property Tax Bills Now Available Online

Saturday, June 30, 2018 || By Michael Romain || @maywoodnews 

Featured image: A 2012 Cook County property tax bill. | Daniel X. O’Neil/Flickr 

Second installment property tax bills for Cook County property owners can now be viewed and paid online, according to the Cook County treasurer’s office. The bills, which are scheduled to be mailed next week, are due on Aug. 1.

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