Thursday, February 14, 2013
Our panel of experts are waiting in the comments to offer advice to help answer tax questions.
Welcome to Ask the Patch Pro, where each week we tackle a different topic and open up the comment section for questions. Our team of experts stop in to help you out and answer your questions. It's time to file your taxes and Patch wants to help you find the answers to your questions, but we needed some help. We've compiled a team of experts to help us out. Meet the experts:
Monday, February 11, 2013
Patch is looking for experts who can answer reader questions offer their expertise this week.
It's time to file your taxes, and Patch wants to help find the answers to some of your questions, but we need a little help. In the latest edition of "Ask the Patch Pro" we need local experts who can answer readers' questions and offer advice. If you are a local tax professional and can answer reader questions in our comment section this week, let us know two ways. One: You can leave a comment on this post along with your email address. Two: You can send an email to email@example.com. We need experts to answer questions on Thursday, Feb. 14. Curious as to what we are looking for? Take a look at some of our previous Patch Pro posts: So what do you say, who wants to be our expert?
Thursday, December 13, 2012
Our panel of experts are waiting in the comments to answer your questions about shopping and maintaining a budget during the holidays in the latest installment of Ask the Patch Pro.
It's time for another edition of Ask the Patch Pro, where each week we tackle a different topic and open up the comments section for questions. Our team of experts stop in to help you out and answer your questions. This week we're talking about sticking to a budget for the holiday shopping season. Patch wants to help find the answers to all your questions about wise holiday spending, but we needed a little help. We've compiled a team of experts to help us out. Meet the experts:
Thursday, May 17, 2012
Director Dave Watson received the Government Finance Officers Association of Missouri's first Excellence in Government award.
A state professional organization recently recognized City of Maryland Heights Finance Director Dave Watson with the first ever Excellence in Government Award. The Government Finance Officers Association of Missouri looked to present the award to someone with integrity, a press release indicated, as well as leadership skills and high achievement. Watson has been with the City of Maryland Heights since 1985, serving as its finance director throughout that time. He worked in Crestwood and Arnold, a press release indicates, before coming to Maryland Heights.
Saturday, November 5, 2011
Nationally, 650,000 customers and $4.5 billion have transferred from banks to credit unions since the Bank Transfer Day movement started.
Area Credit Unions already are benefitting fromBank Transfer Day, set for Saturday. “We’re getting lots of stories from credit unions seeing more than the usual increases in membership, upticks on website counts,” said Missouri Credit Union Association President and CEO Mike Beall. “Transfer Day is more like Transfer Month." Credit Union National Association officials say 650,000 new members have joined, bringing $4.5 billion to credit unions since Bank Transfer Day movement started, Beall said. Those numbers are above what is considered normal for credit unions, he added. Bank backlash Bank Transfer Day gained ground after Bank of America announced it would begin charging a $5 monthly fee for its debit card. Los Angeles gallery owner …
Friday, May 20, 2011
Mark Stockwell will begin serving July 1.
Parkway School District will have a new Chief Financial Officer. Mark Stockwell, who has served as the Clayton school district CFO for the past four years, will begin serving as Parkway's CFO beginning July 1, according to a press release. He replaces Wes Garton, who will leave the district on June 30.
Thursday, May 12, 2011
Citizens academy lets residents tour city facilities, participate in hands-on activities, and use the police department’s firearms training simulator.
Residents can major in Maryland Heights, maybe with a minor in Creve Coeur Park. Starting in June, Maryland Heights University, the city’s annual citizens academy, will be back in session. Throughout seven weeks, participants get an overview of city government, with units on finance and budgeting, planning and zoning, parks and recreation, public works and more. Students will tour city facilities and participate in several hands-on activities, including the use of the police department’s firearms training simulator. “We mostly get residents who are just curious about how city government works,” said Maryland Heights Communications Manager Sara Berry. “We have had a couple of graduates who have been appointed to boards and commissions for …