finances

Over 70 Jobs Lost as the Cohoes Community Center Closes
An unfortunate change has come to Cohoes.
After 47 years, the Cohoes Community Center has shut down.  According to News Channel 13, the Community Center has to shut down due to finances, and was about  $450,000 in debt.  The closure is a huge hit to the area, since- as News C…
Get Ready To Pay More As Spectrum Rates Increase Next Month
Get ready to pay more for Spectrum.
As if the cold weather doesn't bring enough bills- heating, snow tires, whatever it may be- you're now going to have to pay a little bit more.  That is, if you've got Spectrum.
According to News 10 abc, Spectrum Internet rates are going to b…
New York Lands in Top 5 for States with Credit Card Debt
My wallet hurts even reading about this!  I'd be hard pressed to find anyone I know who doesn't understand credit card debt.  Credit cards are like the gift that keeps giving- except with the gifts you also get increased debt. You use it, you pay some off, you use it, you pay som…
Capital Region Corporation Announces Layoffs for the New Year
As reported by the Times Union, General Electric announced that it will be laying off 130 hourly workers in their Niskayuna and Schenectady locations.  Reportedly, employees were notified at a meeting this past Friday, and the layoffs will be happening in the next two weeks...