(Updated, 12:55 p.m.)
Santander Bank has reached an agreement to change the way it screens applicants of checking and savings accounts amid concerns the current practice is slanted against low-income consumers.
(Updated 2:44 p.m.) Gov. Gina M. Raimondo signed an executive order on Tuesday designed to improve Rhode Island’s regulatory climate in an effort to make the Ocean State a more welcoming place to start and grow a business.
A company that has proposed a $50 million student apartment building on the first parcel under contract in the former Interstate 195 lands has received a one-month extension to secure an agreement for tax incentives with the city.