• Gas Prices Still Going Up
    Monday marked the 48th straight day gas prices increased, even though crude prices have fallen on the stock market nearly 3 percent over the last two trading days, settling at $70.62 a barrel for July delivery. ...More
    June 15, 2009 Posted in News
  • Ross Self Storage Hosts Free Weddings, Flea Market and More
    On June 14, Ross Self Storage in Ohio hosted an all-out grand opening that featured free weddings, notary-public services, food, tarot-card readings and a flea market. ...More
    June 15, 2009 Posted in News
  • Obama to Unveil Banking Reform Proposal Wednesday
    In an effort to repair the country's system of financial regulation, President Obama will release a proposal Wednesday with his plans to overhaul how the government oversees banks and financial companies. ...More
    June 15, 2009 Posted in News
  • NY Police Arrest Self-Storage Burglary Suspect
    Police have arrested a man in connection with a burglary at a Store House Self Storage in Watertown, N.Y. The state police believe he may be connected with similar break-ins across the area. ...More
    June 12, 2009 Posted in News
  • Consumer Confidence Rises for Third Straight Month
    For the third month in a row, consumer confidence is on the rise, a new survey shows. The Reuters/University of Michigan Surveys of Consumers shows U.S. consumer confidence rose to a nine-month high in June. ...More
    June 12, 2009 Posted in News
  • TV Stations Go All Digital Friday
    All major TV stations will cease broadcasting in analog, if they haven't already, and go digital. Nearly half of the nation's 1,760 full-power TV stations have already stopped broadcasting in analog. ...More
    June 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • Craigslist Expects $100M in Revenue This Year
    Craigslist has seen substantial Web traffic growth and can expect $100 million in new revenue, according to the Advanced Interactive Media Group. ...More
    June 11, 2009 Posted in News, Marketing
  • Swine Flu Pandemic Raised to Phase 6 Warning
    The status of the swine flu pandemic has been raised to the highest level, phase 6, Thursday by the World Health Organization (WHO). It is the first global pandemic in 41 years. ...More
    June 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • New Jobless Claims Fall 24,000 in One Week
    New job claims fell by 24,000 last week, according to the Labor Department. Although ongoing claims are still at record highs, the number of Americans filing for initial unemployment insurance dropped to 601,000 for the week ending June 6, down from 625,000 for the previous ...More
    June 11, 2009 Posted in News
  • Small Businesses Turn to Self-Storage to Safeguard Assets
    As more small businesses downsize, they are turning to self-storage to save money and safeguard assets until the economy rebounds. Sovran Self Storage, Public Storage and Extra Space Storage have all reported an increase in revenue from small businesses. ...More
    June 11, 2009 Posted in News, Finance