Rise of the Renter

Region reflects national trend of shifting demographics of renters By Lou Sorendo Many of those looking for a roof over their heads are getting a new lease on life. In…

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Banking Industry Meets COVID Challenges

Experts: Some trends — increased use of drive-thrus and e-banking — likely to continue By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant As with any other industry, banking changed significantly to adjust to life during…

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Taking Credit Where Credit Is Due

Oswego County Federal Credit Union, under the leadership of CEO Bill Carhart, celebrates success while adjusting to pandemic By Lou Sorendo Pandemic pandemonium leaves no stone unturned. In the wake…

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Family Business Succession Requires Planning

Experts: Starting conversations early is important By Deborah Jeanne Sergeant If you’ve begun or inherited a family-owned business, you likely want to see it continue after you retire or die.…

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Personal Finances: Staying the Course

By Lou Sorendo “I had quite a few people that just basically said, ‘no, let’s sit tight. I like my allocation and I’ll just ride this out’.” Things may get…

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Don’t Panic!

Investment adviser provides advice on how to navigate through tricky waters By Lou Sorendo While his clients are understandably upset by the economic and health aspects of COVID-19, they are…

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The CARES Act: What You Need to Know

By Jim Terwilliger ‘What is important is knowing how to adjust your retirement planning strategy to exploit [the CARES ACT] provisions in a way that is most beneficial to you.’…

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