Killeen Ranks 40th Nationally in Top 150 Cities for Millennials

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Killeen recently ranked 40th nationally in Millennial Personal Finance’s “Top 150 Cities for Millennials” study. The report is based on the evaluation of more than 500 cities using six metrics to determine the overall score given to each city. The…

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Tax Season Means W-2 Spear Phishing Scams

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Last year, the IRS saw an unprecedented number of companies of all sizes fall victim to a W-2 spear phishing scam. It goes like this: a “spoofing” email that appeared to have been sent by a company’s CEO or CFO…

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ADC Announces Great American Defense Communities Class of 2017

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The Fort Hood - Central Texas Region is Honored for its Support of Military Families and Service Members The Association of Defense Communities (ADC) has designated eight communities from across the United States as “Great American Defense Communities” for providing…

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Killeen Ranked 4th Most Recession-Recovered Midsize City

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To measure the progress of local economies since the financial crisis and how much work remains to be done in the name of recovery, WalletHub compared 505 U.S. cities of varying sizes across 18 key economic indicators. Their data set…

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Aha! Moments That Kicked Off Successful Businesses

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Ask virtually any entrepreneur about the "aha moment" that got their businesses started and invariably a big smile will cross their face. Usually, they can pinpoint it to the exact second, because it was the moment that changed their lives…

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Business Representatives Needed to Speak to Local Students

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The Greater Killeen Chamber of Commerce will be hosting two Career Day events for 8th Grade and High School students to learn more about different career options. Business representatives are needed to give presentations about their…

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Killeen ranked 10th Nationally in Construction Job Growth

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Wallprotex, a provider of wall protection interiors, analyzes construction growth data released regularly by the Bureau of Labor Statistics. This data, which tracks job growth in the construction field in both cities (more precisely metropolitan areas) and states, was used…

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