The 401(k) has become the de facto method of retirement savings for many Americans. Because it is more often than not the centerpiece of one’s finances, it is important to ensure its maximum efficiency. Mistakes can be costly, and they should be relatively easy to avoid given proper planning. We will look at the three biggest to provide an easy checklist for your situation.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Martin Nemer, founder of Nemer Motor Group, died unexpectedly of a heart attack at age 53. Nearly five decades later, his family still thinks about what might have been.
BALLSTON SPA — Saratoga’s Community Federal Credit Union and First New York Federal Credit Union recently collaborated on a state-of-the-art Interactive Teller Machine (ITM). This is the second collaboration for the two credit unions with the shared initiative of improving access to financial services in our local region.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Arena football games at Albany’s Times Union Center. Rangers hockey at Madison Square Garden. The New York City Ballet at SPAC.
On Thursday, April 8, 2021, at 9:00 a.m., I met up with Ryan McMahon, Darryl Leggieri, and Deann Devitt on the City Center’s surface parking lot. We were meeting with Peter and Cole Gailor, of Gailor Landscaping. They had generously agreed to help us move concrete blocks to support the local restaurants on Henry, Caroline and Phila Street.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Capital Bank, a division of Chemung Canal Trust Company, today announced the recent hiring of Billie M. Taft as its newest Commercial Loan Officer. Taft brings strong commercial-banking experience to Capital Bank, having worked over 10 years in the field.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Stewart’s Shops employees now own over 40% of the company through profit sharing, the company announced.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Saratoga County Chamber of Commerce will host a panel discussion via Zoom with Sarah Craig, Executive Director – Caffe Lena; Louise Kerr, Executive Director- Saratoga Arts; Elaina Richardson, President- Yaddo, and Elizabeth Sobol, President/CEO - Saratoga Performing Arts Center.
The virtual event takes place 10 – 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 28. Fee/admission is $25 for the general public, $15 for Chamber members. Please register online at: Saratoga.org.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — An international resort company that first set its sights on developing a luxury hotel in Saratoga Springs in 2018, before reportedly backing off that plan when the pandemic hit last year, may once again be targeting the Spa City to site a facility that caters to Americans interested in experiencing the culture of Japan without having to travel internationally.
At a recent roundtable hosted by the Chamber of Southern Saratoga County, businesspeople raised concerns regarding the cancellation of the travel industry and its impact on the county’s economy.
Saratoga Springs - It’s hard to believe it has already been a year since our world was shut down. The pandemic forced us to look to survive personally and professionally, and to also look where to help. Our hospitality industry was one of the hardest hit; restaurants are part of that segment.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Railroad Run. Waterfront Park. Pitney Meadows Community Farm.
Last updated in 2002, the city is inviting community participation in a survey to help update its Open Space Plan. The survey deadline is April 16.
SARATOGA SPRINGS — Saratoga’s Credit Union added a new branch in Ballston Spa that opened this past February 2021. The new location at 444 Geyser Road, Ballston Spa, NY 12020 brings a full service, local, financial institution to the center of the Town of Milton equipped with traditional drive-thru access as well as an Interactive Teller Machine (ITM) and 24/7 ATM.