Small business owners are prime targets for cyberattacks, specifically denial-of-service (DDoS) attacks. During Cybersecurity Awareness Month this October, Comcast Business shared information on why small businesses are increasingly at risk for DDoS attacks, the industries most at risk, and recommendations for safeguarding small businesses from these attacks. To learn more about this and the 2023 Comcast Business Cybersecurity Threat Report, click here.
Malls are at a crossroads. Some are experiencing a tenant shift. Others are evolving into live, work, play environments with residential, office and public space, in addition to retail stores and restaurants. Internet connectivity and technology are helping malls evolve. To that end, Comcast announced today that it has proactively connected its fiber-rich network to multiple mall properties across the region, including Fox Valley Mall. Click here for more information.
Kids Finance Fun Fair with Aurora Public Library (In-Person)Hey Fox Valley community members! Bring your kids to this fun workshop and learn with them about why they should save money and how they can start! Marlen Glenn, KCT's Financial Wellness Educator, will lead a discussion on these topics to get kids excited about managing their money and putting them on the right path for financial success at a young age. There will be two sessions, one for kids 9-12 (10:00am) and another for those 13 and over
KCT Summer Share Certificate (CD) SpecialOur CD rates are heating up just in time for summer! Now you can grow your money at a great rate of 4.85% APY* for a 7-month CD! This is a limited time offer, so don't delay, visit us at any KCT branch or call 847.741.3344 to speak to an MSR today! *APY (Annual Percentage Yield) The APY is based on the assumption that dividends will remain in the account until maturity. Must be new funds from an outside source, not currently deposited at KCT. CD (Certificate
The kids are on spring break and ready to have some fun! Treat yourself to a staycation at the beautiful Homewood Suites by Hilton that comes with a variety filled hot buffet breakfast, heated indoor pool, and up to 6 complimentary movie tickets to the local Hollywood Palms movie theatre, all included in the rate!!! Call us directly for the best possible rate.All guest suites have a fully equipped kitchen that includes full-sized refrigerator, microwave, dishwasher, twin burner stove, dishes,
The holidays are a crucial time for businesses, and a successful holiday shop local campaign can make all the difference. Shop local campaigns benefit the community by strengthening the local economy and fostering community goodwill. Here's how to make your holiday shop local campaign a success according to the Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce.Fostering Community Goodwill During the Holidays The holidays are a great time for businesses to foster community goodwill. Northwest Bank notes that there are
Get faster business internet from Metronet plus a gift card up to $500. ONNECT WITH YOUR CUSTOMERS!At the curb or at the counter, connect with your customers with Fiber Internet and Managed Wi-Fi Services from MetroNet Business. Wi-Fi allows your team to reach your customers on more devices providing flexibility and mobility throughout your business improving sales, communications and productivity.MetroNet Business is making it easier to get your Bundled Internet and Wi-Fi with a gift Card up to $500*.
Thanks to a $2,500 grant from First Midwest Charitable Foundation, Waterford Place will expand wig offerings to include more options for women of color. First Midwest Charitable Foundation has awarded a $2,500 grant to Waterford Place Cancer Resource Center to expand and diversify wig offerings to include more options for women of color. Wigs are provided to cancer patients free of charge, and the grant will fund more options for women of color. Additionally, the grant will support the hiring and
AURORA, IL - The City of Aurora is proud to join a new peer-learning cohort led by the National League of Cities (NLC) to remove barriers to basic needs that often prevent college students from successfully completing postsecondary degrees, certificates, or other credentials needed to gain access to rewarding careers. Aurora joins twelve other cities from across the nation to engage in monthly peer-to-peer virtual learning opportunities and receive tailored technical assistance from NLC's staff and
Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce and Invest Aurora Launch Second Survey to Understand the Implications of Covid-19 Business Decisions
(AURORA, IL, September 8, 2020) – Today, the Aurora Regional Chamber of Commerce and Invest Aurora launched the Business Implications Survey, their second COVID-19 business survey. The survey will be open until Monday, September 21 with the analysis report of the survey findings released on Monday, October 5. The Business Implications Survey is the latest in what will be a series of surveys aimed at measuring the impact and implications of COVID-19 on businesses across the Aurora region. With 524 total
Mars Wrigley Foundation Contributes $25,000 to Local Coronavirus Relief Fund to Help Vulnerable Children and Families AURORA, IL, May 20, 2020 – Mars Wrigley Foundation has donated $25,000 to the Fox Valley Coronavirus Relief Fund in an effort to help the most vulnerable members of the community during this unprecedented crisis. The fund, launched by Fox Valley United Way (FVUW) in March, is gathering business and individual contributions to rapidly deploy resources to social service agencies in Kane and
We are Here to Help Get Your Business Back to Normal SERVPRO is being called on by numerous businesses and community leaders to perform the necessary bioremediation services to clean, disinfect and sanitize their properties. All of our cleanup practices are in accordance with the guidelines provided by the CDC and local authorities. If you are interested in inquiring about our services we're here to help - 24 hours a day, seven days a week, while life gets back to normal in the communities we call
The Aurora Area CVB is introducing a mobile phone/text discount service that connects visitors with area businesses. Be a part of the action and reach thousands of visitors traveling to the Aurora Area. In previous years, visitors to the Aurora Area spent over $3.8 million on hospitality, shopping, dining, and recreation.This is a marketing opportunity you can’t afford to miss – and best of all, it’s FREE! Interested participants simply fill out the linked form below and return it to our project manager by