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Business Briefs for Truckee Tahoe

The Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce will hold its 17th Annual Business Expo andamp; Chamber Mixer Thursday, April 30 from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at The Resort at Squaw Creek. The Business Expo, designed to be part Expo and part business social event, will showcase more than 60 different businesses.The Expo combines the benefits of a tradeshow and a Chamber mixer to create the ultimate networking experience and an opportunity to promote your business at an affordable cost.Attendance is free. There will be door prizes and giveaways. KTKE 101.5 FM will be broadcasting live from the venue, including on-air interviews.Space is limited and reservations are on a first-paid, first guaranteed basis. Contact Linda Pendleton at the Truckee Donner Chamber of Commerce at 587-8808.

Financial Peace University (FPU), the 13-week program taught by Dave Ramsey, has helped more than 650,000 families positively change their financial future. Ramsey will begin his class in Tahoe City April 28 at 6:30 p.m. There will be a preview class on April 7 at 6:30 p.m., when classroom kits can be ordered. Each class participant needs a kit. Special rates are available online at http://www.daveramsey.com or by calling (888) 227-3223. Included in the cost of the kit is a lifetime family membership to FPU, allowing the participant to return to any class for a refresher course. The kit also includes an FPU workbook, an FPU envelope system, 13 audio lessons, bonus CD, budgeting forms, debit card holders and Ramseys best-selling book Financial Peace. Questions can be directed to Virginia 583-5505 or Richard 401-2663.

Todays real estate market has put more than a handful of homeowners in unfortunate situations. In response, Chase International has created the Assets Solutions Team, a group of experienced agents specializing in short sales, loan modification and foreclosure.The team will be hosting a series of forums titled Untangling the Truth, Providing Easy Answers in Todays Real Estate Market.The forums will have several members of the Assets Solution Team on hand, as well as bank representatives, real estate attorneys and credit advisors.For more information call (775) 588-6130 or e-mail pgannon@chaseinternational.com.Dates and locations: South Lake Tahoe, Saturday, March 28, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, Chase International, 190 Highway 50, Zephyr Cove, Nev. Truckee, Saturday, April 4, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, Hampton Inn, 11951 State Route 267, Truckee, Calif. Carson Valley, Saturday, April 18, from 10 a.m. to 12 noon, Carson Valley Inn, 1627 Highway 395, Minden, Nev.