April 2020 New Business

The Kootenay Learning Campus (KLC) is a new School District #5 facility located in downtown Fernie and Martin Hart works to help the Senda Verde Wildlife Sanctuary in Bolivia.

Posted by admin on Apr 03, 2020 in Business

Fernie Brewing Company FLYBY

To help keep the amazing, responsible and self-isolating community safe, Fernie Brewing Company is now offering a new packaged product + merch pickup service, from outside their Storefront. It's FBC's way to FTC (flatten the curve).

Posted by admin on Mar 22, 2020 in Business

March 2020 Business News

Fernie Wood Finishing, the Mother Nature Doulas is excited to welcome Jade Elford to the team, a new member joins the Wild Heart Therapies and Farmacy and much more.

Posted by admin on Mar 11, 2020 in Business

March 2020 New Business

Being a parent may be one of the most joyful experiences imaginable. Although, we sometimes forget about the joy of being parents among all the tantrums, whining and fighting. The days feel too short, we are tired and our patience level can be low.

Posted by admin on Mar 06, 2020 in Business

Women Investors

Most of us would probably agree that men and women frequently behave differently, and these differences often show up in professional, family and social situations. Of course, this certainly doesn’t mean either gender has an advantage in these areas. However, here’s an interesting question: Do women possess attributes that may make them better investors?

Posted by Roman Rybar on Mar 02, 2020 in Business

Family Day Financial Lessons

Many people across Canada are celebrating Family Day this month – a chance to spend precious time with your loved ones and to reflect on how much they mean to you.

Posted by Roman Rybar on Feb 10, 2020 in Business

February 2020 New Business

The Elk Valley Suicide Task Force hosts an informational evening and Funky Goat Pizza is the new kid in town.

Posted by admin on Feb 04, 2020 in Business

A Dark Horse Trots Back into Town

It’s with great excitement that Fernie Brewing Co. (FBC) announces the return of their Dark Horse Black Currant Sour.

Posted by admin on Jan 18, 2020 in Business

Financial Resolutions

What’s on your list this year? More visits to the gym? Learning a new language? By reviewing your needs and goals, you can identify some resolutions that are particularly relevant to your situation.

Posted by Roman Rybar on Jan 16, 2020 in Business

January 2020 Business News

A1-402 Hwy 3

Posted by admin on Jan 10, 2020 in Business

New Business December 2019

Kelty Pelechytik Fine Jewellery and LW Fitness are just two of Fernie's newest businesses. Check them out!

Posted by admin on Dec 15, 2019 in Business

Gifting Your Assets as Part of Estate Plan

Many people have discovered that gifting assets while they are still alive is a valuable estate planning technique for passing wealth on to their adult children.

Posted by Roman Rybar on Dec 10, 2019 in Business

December 2019 Business News

Angel Flight East Kootenay helps residents attend medical appointments, The Loaf celebrates 10 years, Coal Town Goods has moved, the Elk Valley Furniture Studio have new owners and The Good Earth finds a new home.

Posted by admin on Dec 06, 2019 in Business

Fernie Brewing Co. Announces the Launch of the Kootenay Collaborative Brew

Fernie Brewing Company (FBC), BC’s most easterly brewery, is excited to announce the upcoming release of their new Kootenay Collaborative Brew – “Powder Hwy Dark Saison”. Powder Hwy was brewed in partnership with Nelson Brewing Co., Mt. Begbie Brewing Co. and Whitetooth Brewing Co.

Posted by admin on Nov 20, 2019 in Business

Matching Goals with Investments

When we review our financial goals, it’s important that our intentions to achieve them are in line with the investment strategies we have in place. Not all investments are created equal. Some are better suited for short-term goals, while others can help you build resources for objectives far in the future.

Posted by Roman Rybar on Nov 14, 2019 in Business