Category: Money

Free Seminar Offers Marketing Advice

CRANFORD—A representative of SCORE will present a free seminar, “High Impact Marketing,” at the Cranford Community Center, 220 Walnut Avenue, on Wednesday, Jan. 18, at 7:30 p.m. The program is sponsored by the Cranford Public Library and all are welcome.

‘Grow New Jersey’ Bill Signed Into Law

TRENTON – A bipartisan bill sponsored by state Sen. Raymond J. Lesniak (D-Union) which creates the “Grow New Jersey” program to provide tax incentives for companies which maintain existing employment levels and create new jobs in New Jersey was signed into law today by Governor Christie.

U.S. Economy Added 200,000 Jobs In December

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The nation’s economy added 200,000 jobs in December, and the unemployment rate, at 8.5 percent, continued to trend down, according to data reported by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics today. Job gains occurred in transportation and warehousing, retail trade, manufacturing, health care, and mining.