Whether you’re being courted by a company or making the first move to establish a professional relationship with an organization, there are a few ways to differentiate yourself from other applicants. Recruiters and hiring managers from this year’s 100 Best Companies to Work For list shared their...
If you are worried about the recent volatility in the stock market, financial experts are telling investors not to panic. For many people with years to go to retirement, they can stay the course with little concern. Investors are told. But if you're retired, you may not be feeling this advice.

New York State is still stating 529 Plans are solely for college. But pressure is being put on state officials to make the accounts available for K-12 School Tuitions. We will need to wait and see.

State officials across the country are increasingly worried that a provision in the new tax law extending college savings accounts to K-12 expenses will blow an unexpected hole in their budgets.
They say the best things in life are free — but the list of such things seems to be getting shorter by the day.
Attention, discount shoppers, the recent stock market dive is like a holiday weekend sale. This is your chance to get stocks for less. There has been a lot of advice for investors. Don't panic, the experts say. And, if you're not in the stock market, now is the time to go shopping. Stocks are on sal...
When Janet Yellen leaves the Federal Reserve this weekend after four years as chair, her legacy will include having shattered a social barrier: She is the first woman to have led the world's most powerful central bank, a position that carries enormous sway over the global economy.
What's that old proverb about 'early to bed and early to rise'? That guy (or gal) must have been an entrepreneur.
Confused about how the new tax law will affect you? You're not alone. Here's a rundown of the important things to note this tax season, including what the new tax law will (and will not) mean for you:
Norwegian team chefs in Pyeongchang were shipped 15,000 eggs after accidentally ordering ten times as many as they wanted. "Half a truckload" of eggs arrived thanks to a Google Translate error.
Lately, when talking with my wife, I’ve been flummoxed when talking about retirement. How much do we really need? It’s not an easy question. For most, this is a moving target every year. How do you get a handle on this thorny question? Develop a checklist.

Call my office to learn the benefits of opening a 529 Plan, even if your child is going to college in the fall of 2019, and you do not have one open, yet. 518-523-2443

Understanding how 529 plans work can go a long way toward helping you save for your child’s college education.
We’re a couple weeks into 2018, a time when many people are still riding the motivation high of their New Year’s resolutions. But even if you have those goals firmly placed in your mind, when it comes to the action steps and decisions it takes to reach those goals, many people battle internal th...
The current flu season has been deadly and is on track to be the most widespread on record. Not even our pets are safe. Canine influenza is on the rise as well, carrying similar symptoms as you’re seeing among your coughing, sneezing, feverish friends and coworkers.
What’s the first thing that comes to your mind when I say ‘travel’ – Vacation? Meeting new people? Or maybe, Instagrammable sunsets? While traveling can be exciting and exhilarating, it’s so much more than sipping margaritas on a sun-soaked beach.
The International Monetary Fund on Monday revised up its forecast for world economic growth in 2018 and 2019 saying that sweeping U.S. tax cuts were expected to boost investment in the world's largest economy and help its main trading partners.