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:
Sunday, December 12, 2010
O'Fallon City Council passed the budget unanimously.
The O'Fallon City Council voted unanimously to approve a $87.6 million budget for 2011 at its meeting Thursday. Under the approved budget the city will maintain a hiring freeze for the second year in a row. Director of Finance Vicki Boschert said there will also be no cost of living increase for city employees; however, employees who have not reached the top of the pay scale will be eligible to receive merit raises. The council voted down Mayor Bill Hennessy's proposed extra week of paid time off for city employees who have reached the top of the pay scale. "I feel these folks—in tough times, they've been here long enough—they've been here many years and they're not getting a pay raise—I feel they deserve an extra week," Hennessy said at…