Money

State warns consumers about con artists

NEWARK – Acting Attorney General John J. Hoffman and the New Jersey Division of Consumer Affairs today warned consumers of a scam in which con artists, falsely claiming to represent the New Jersey Attorney General’s Office, call unsuspecting victims to…

Unity Bank booming

Unity Bancorp, Inc., parent company of Unity Bank, reported net income available to common shareholders of $1.7 million, or $0.20 per diluted share, for the three months ended December 31, 2014, a 34.4% increase compared to net income available to…

NJ taxpayers got smoked in tobacco bond deal

Behind New Jersey’s Tobacco Bond Bailout, A Hedge Fund’s $100 Million Payday by Cezary Podkul | ProPublica TRENTON, N.J. — When state Treasurer Andrew Sidamon-Eristoff briefed lawmakers on New Jersey’s ailing budget in April, he brought good news. His office had just…

IRS offering year-end tax tips

Tax year 2014 is almost over and the tax filing season is just around the corner, so IRS Spokesman Mark S. Green is offering helpful year-end tax tips for you to consider. “Taxpayers should review and gather documents now as part…

Small business marketing conference

Stop wasting time trying to figure out the “secret” to marketing your business online and instead invest a few hours attending in person or through a webinar the New Jersey Small Business Centers network 2014 Marketing Conference from 5:30 p.m.…