David Slade Reporter


About David

David Slade writes about issues raised by rapid population growth and development across the greater Charleston area. He also writes a Sunday personal finance column aimed at helping average folks save money. At The Post and Courier he has covered city and county governments, the Port of Charleston, residential real estate, investigative projects and general assignments. Slade has been a newspaper reporter since 1992, winning numerous state and national awards. He was also editor of a business magazine covering the international gemstone trade. Slade earned a master's degree from University of Illinois/Springfield and a bachelor's degree from Temple University in Philadelphia.

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SC Safe Home roof grant program overwhelmed by applications, again

An ongoing goal of this column is to make South Carolina taxpayers aware of some of the state’s little-known tax breaks...

Near-record-low loan rates are a silver lining to stock market turmoil

The past week and a half has been a nervous time for people with money in the stock market, but there’s a silver lining...

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