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July 5, 2017

FEATURED SERVICE PROVIDER: Commercial Real Estate

FEATURED SERVICE PROVIDER: Commercial Real Estate Shelly Branscom, CCIM “ What Makes More Sense-to Lease or Own Your Space? “ This is a question I am posed with frequently. The simple answer is this: when the rent and associated expenses are higher than what you would pay buying a similar space, it’s time to consider buying. Some important factors to consider: Interest rates have never been lower. Buyers are seeing rates under 5 percent. They will likely never be lower; It is a buyer’s market. There is more space available than the demand, which means there are great deals to be had; The cost to purchase an existing building is well below the cost to replace and/or build; Owning means you have an asset that you can […]
August 15, 2017

Welcome New Provider: Albuquerque Small Business Financial Planning

Welcome New Provider:  Albuquerque Small Business Financial Planning Steve Lynch Wealth Management Stephen C. Lynch has been Securities licensed since 1986 and Securities Principal since 1995. In 1990, Steve also attained the certification of CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™, which made him a fiduciary in providing advice to his clients. Being a fiduciary means that Steve will act solely on a client’s best interest. For the past 30 years since first becoming licensed, Steve has never had any complaints, arbitrations, regulatory actions, criminal or civil judicial proceedings as reported by the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA).. Learn More
September 8, 2017
albuquerque small business IT solutions

Featured Service Provider: IT Solutions

FEATURED SERVICE PROVIDER: Albuquerque Small Business  IT Solutions “E-mails You Should NEVER Open” No matter how “bomb-proof” we make your network, you and your employees can still invite a hacker in if you click on a link or open an attachment in an e-mail sent by a cybercriminal. Some spam is obvious (can you say, “Viagra at a discount”?) but others are VERY cleverly designed to sneak past all the filters and trick the recipient into opening the door. Known as a “phishing” e-mail, this still is the #1 way hackers circumvent firewalls, filters and antivirus, so it’s critical that you and your employees know how to spot a threatening e-mail. Here are four types of e-mail ploys you should be on high alert for: The […]
September 10, 2017
Albuquerque Small Business Human Resources

Albuquerque Small Business Human Resources

FEATURED SERVICE PROVIDER: Albuquerque Small Business Human Resources “ACA/Obamacare – Wrap Up 2017/Prepare for 2018“ As we move into Q3 businesses should be thinking about what they need to wrap up 2017 and prepare for 2018. Many of you know that there has been lots of conversation about ACA/Obamacare.  As of right now it is here to stay and regardless of your opinion about ACA.  Many businesses that have 50 or more full time or full time equivalent employees to start preparing for their 1095’s that are due at the end of the year.  To prepare there are some simple steps that all employers should do. Step 1 –  Identify full-time employees Your company needs to determine who is a full time or full time […]