Founder and Chair – LMFC
Vice Chair – LMFC
President and CEO – The Bank of Northern Michigan
SVP of Shared Services - LMFC
Senior Vice President, Traverse City Market Manager

Hear from the founder of Lake Michigan Financial Corporation, Rich Lievense, and his insight on what this blog encompasses.

Both the U.S. and Europe are dealing with big economic issues and political discord.  The one likely to recover more quickly might surprise you. 

Read "Continental Divide" from the Merrill Lynch Advisor.

Manufacturing is alive and well in the United States.  It is, however, changing rapidly to adapt to new market realities.  This message is very consistent with what our local successful manufacturing clients are telling us. 

Read "Is Manufacturing Falling Off the Radar?" from The New York Times.

In matters of governmental self control, there is no real substitute for will-power.  IF we want to get our finances under control, we will need to elect adults to Congress and the White House to get spending in lines with revenues. 

Read "Washington Should Try a Little Prudent Self-Restraint" from The New York Times.

This article contains a few hard facts about our national debt. 

Read "A Short Primer on the National Debt" from The Wall Street Journal Online.

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