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Employers Face New Jan. 31 W-2 Filing Deadline; Some Refunds Delayed Until Feb. 15

Employers Face New Jan. 31 W-2 Filing Deadline; Some Refunds Delayed Until Feb. 15

WASHINGTON — The Internal Revenue Service reminds employers and small businesses of a new Jan. 31 filing deadline for Forms W-2. The IRS must also hold some refunds until Feb. 15.   A new federal law, aimed at making it easier for […]

by · October 30, 2016 · Business, Government

OPINION: Don’t rush a flawed street-vending bill into law

Council’s proposal would add thousands of food carts before we know if new regulations are working By Michael Lambert and Ellen Baer Everyone agrees that the street vending system in New York City is confusing and unfair for everyone involved: […]

by · October 26, 2016 · Business, Op Ed
NYC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Will & Estate Planning 101 Seminar, 10/20

NYC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Will & Estate Planning 101 Seminar, 10/20

NYC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Will & Estate Planning 101 Seminar CLICK HERE TO RSVP.  

Profile America: First Department Store

Profile America: First Department Store

Sunday, October 16 —  Today marks an anniversary that should please America’s power shoppers. On this date in 1868, the first full-line department store in the U.S. was organized in Salt Lake City. Called “Zion’s Cooperative Mercantile Institution,” it opened […]

by · October 16, 2016 · Business, Profile America

Profile America: Self-Service

One hundred years ago, Piggly Wiggly opened its first store in Memphis, where customers picked up shopping baskets and selected their items from open shelves.

by · September 6, 2016 · Business, Profile America

Profile America: First Mail-Order Catalog 

The first mail order catalog was sent out by Montgomery Ward this week in 1872. That catalog consisted of only one page, featuring 163 items.

by · August 19, 2016 · Business, Profile America

Daily Fantasy Sports Now Legal In New York 

DFS are expected to generate approximately $4 million in revenue to fund state education aid.

Third Annual New York Black Expo, July 30

Third Annual New York Black Expo, July 30

The Third Annual New York Black Expo takes place on Saturday, July 30, 2016 at the Sheraton New York Times Square Hotel in Manhattan. On this day visitors will experience a cultural business expo with business, motivational, entrepreneurial and financial seminars, Black Legacy and Leadership […]

Profile America: Online Shopping 

Profile America: Online Shopping 

On this date in 1995, Amazon.com launched its business of selling books online out of a two-car garage in Bellevue, Washington.

Profile America: The Stock Exchange Is Born

The New York Stock Exchange started this week in 1792, as some two dozen merchants and brokers established an organized approach to their buying and selling.

NYC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Workshop in Celebration of Financial Literacy Month

NYC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce Workshop in Celebration of Financial Literacy Month

  NYC Hispanic Chamber of Commerce (NYCHCC) Workshop in Celebration of Financial Literacy Month on April 13, 2016. RSVP today to reserve your seat. Click here to register. Light meal and refreshments served.

Strongbow Welcomes Spring With New Cherry Blossom Hard Apple Cider

Strongbow Welcomes Spring With New Cherry Blossom Hard Apple Cider

StrongBow Rolls Out New Flavor at Washington D.C.’s National Cherry Blossom Festival   Strongbow Hard Apple Ciders, the best tasting hard cider at the 2015 World Cider Championships, unveiled its newest flavor, Strongbow Cherry Blossom. The new flavor and recipe is said to deliver […]

by · March 28, 2016 · Business, Food & Restaurants
Profile America: Mom and Pop Business Owners Day

Profile America: Mom and Pop Business Owners Day

MOM AND POP BUSINESSES Monday, March 28 — While openings of a major department store or a branch of a big-box chain are often welcomed by shoppers and communities, they are also the cause of some concern. Small local businesses […]

by · March 28, 2016 · Business, Profile America
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Profile America: America’s First Shopping Mall

AMERICA’S FIRST SHOPPING MALL Profile America — Everyone who loves convenience in shopping can thank Edward Delk and J.C. Nichols. It was they who conceived, designed, and built the first shopping mall in the U.S. The Country Club Plaza, on the […]

by · March 27, 2016 · Business, Profile America
All-white-meat Tender Strips(R) dipped in Church's(R) famous Honey-Butter Biscuit batter and fried to a delicious golden brown. Honey-Butter Biscuit Tenders are available for a limited time only at participating locations.

Exciting New Flavor Mash-Up Coming to Church’s Chicken

Honey-Butter Biscuit Tenders Combine Two Taste Favorites into One Amazing Menu Offering Fans of crisp, hand-battered, juicy fried chicken and flaky, buttery, scratch-made biscuits can now have the best of both delicious worlds. Beginning Monday, March 28, Church’s Chicken will introduce […]

by · March 22, 2016 · Business, Food & Restaurants