Posts Tagged ‘finance’

Financial Planning Tips for Caregivers

Written by NY Press on . Posted in Healthy Manhattan, News Our Town Downtown, Our Town Downtown, Special Sections, Uncategorized

Worried mature couple using wireless technology By Mario Solitto Caregivers are often so focused on managing their parent’s health and financial needs that they don’t even think about their own future needs. Although your focus is on providing care for your loved one, it’s important to think about and prepare for your own future financial and caregiving needs. If you haven’t [&hellip
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Helping Cabbies Pick Up Their Finances

Written by Alan Krawitz on . Posted in News Our Town, Our Town, Our Town Downtown, Special Sections

Helping the city’s new immigrants make their American dreams come true is a special mission that two New York City credit unions, LOMTO and Melrose, take very seriously. The LOMTO Federal Credit Union, with more than $200 million in assets and locations on the Upper West Side and in Queens, began life with a very [&hellip
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Big Banks Are Thinking Local

Written by Rebecca Harris on . Posted in News Our Town, Our Town, Our Town Downtown

With the economy still struggling and the Occupy Wall Street movement continuing to urge supporters to boycott mainstream financial institutions, major banks are facing more pressure than ever to maintain the trust of customers in the local communities they serve. Campaigns such as the Move Your Money Project, Move Our Money USA and others have [&hellip
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Smaller Is Better, Community Banks & Credit Unions Say

Written by Alan Krawitz on . Posted in News Our Town, Our Town, Our Town Downtown

Fueled by the financial crisis and prolonged economic downturn, increasing numbers of New Yorkers have been turning to financial institutions other than large commercial banks in an effort to obtain better rates on loans, higher account yields and relief from the seemingly endless string of fees that traditional banks rely upon to boost profits for [&hellip
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