Avoiding Overdraft And Bounced Check Fees

Have you ever received a hefty charge for accidentally withdrawing more money than is in your checking account? These fees can be quite high, so the New Jersey Society of Certified Public Accountants (NJSCPA) advises that you understand how they work and how to avoid them:

NJ Offers Flu Info Via Facebook, Twitter

STATE—To reach more individuals through the increased usage of social media networks, the New Jersey Department of Health and Senior Services (DHSS) has created a Facebook page to share the latest information regarding H1N1 influenza and vaccine with New Jersey residents.

NJ Expands Clean Energy Program

NEWARK – The New Jersey Board of Public Utilities (BPU), through New Jersey’s Clean Energy Program, is offering enhanced financial incentives to help New Jersey residents pay for energy-saving improvements through the Home Performance with ENERGY STAR program.

Does Road Salt Assault Our Drinking Water?

Driving on snowy roads this winter could raise your blood pressure, but not just due to slipping and sliding! New data suggests that road salt used by many highway departments across the country to melt snow and ice is likely elevating salt levels in our drinking water.