Upswing in personal savings seen in state, nationally in ‘erratic’ recovery

FORT SMITH — Although a Federal Reserve survey taken last fall found 40 percent of people don’t feel like they have enough money to save, the Fed’s most recent numbers tell a different story with personal sector savings deposits showing a drastic increase since fourth-quarter 2013 levels of $207.1 billion to 2014’s first quarter figure of $574.3 billion.


Whitt Commits to Razorbacks

FAYETTEVILLE — Arkansas received a verbal commitment from Columbia (Mo.) Hickman High guard Jimmy Whitt on Tuesday.