Volume 4 Issue 2

Doing global business in Indian Valley
What do 9,000,000 sheep in Mongolia have to do with a Alaskan-owned meat processing plant and bed and breakfast? Quite a bit, as it turns out. Indian Valley Meats, owned by Doug Drum, extends all over the world. This global business originally started through Drum's love for hunting. Making home construction easier
So you want to build your own home--great goal. Now get ready for a lot of work. To help make building your own home a reality, and to make it as easy as possible, First National Bank Alaska has a program designed just for you. Improving online security
A recent MasterCard survey revealed that 70 percent of consumers are worried about card security while shopping online. Of consumers who currently don't shop online, 45 percent said they would if security increased. Enter MasterCard SecureCode, a program designed to do just that. First National profile: Phil Reid
Phil Reid credits much of his success as a banker to his experience in the U.S. Navy. After a four-year stint as a naval officer, Reid was looking for work when a friend who worked at First National asked if he was interested in working for the bank.
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