A Guide To Managing Someone Else’s Finances


Anyone who’s ever been asked to step in and manage their parents’ or someone else’s personal finances can tell you that it’s an awesome responsibility – and by “awesome,” I don’t mean “totally cool.” It’s more like “inspiring an overwhelming feeling of fear.” (Thank you,

[OPINION] The Year Of The Great Redistribution


by Robert Reich One of the worst epithets that can be leveled at a politician these days is to call him a “redistributionist.” Yet 2013 marked one of the biggest redistributions in recent American history. It was a redistribution upward,…

Retirement Plan Limits Largely Unchanged In 2014


Anyone who’s bought groceries, filled their gas tank or paid insurance premiums recently would probably be surprised to learn that, according to Department of Labor’s Consumer Price Index for Urban Consumers (CPI-U), the rate of inflation is relatively flat – only 1.2 percent from September 2012 to September 2013.

Incomplete Riverwalk condominium project sold

RAHWAY – CBRE Group, Inc., New Jersey’s largest commercial real estate brokerage firm, announced that it brokered the sale of an incomplete condominium project, Riverwalk at Rahway, on behalf of the seller and buyer. CBRE NY Outer Boroughs’ Elli Klapper…

What If Your Car Gets Totaled?


Each year, auto insurance companies declare millions of vehicles to be “totaled,” meaning it’s not worth the cost to repair them. It doesn’t matter whether the car was damaged in a collision, during a flood or after a thief’s joyride went bad.

Menendez: Public Transportation Tax Benefit Critical For NJ Commuters

Sen. Bob Menendez

HOBOKEN – With the federal public transportation benefit set to be drastically reduced at the end of the month, U.S. Senator Robert Menendez (D-NJ) criticized Republican action earlier in December to block the extension of this critical tax break.