New Rochelle Local Business Forum

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How likely are you to recommend Rocket Lawyer to other businesses?
Asked by Rocket Lawyer on Apr 06, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

Alignable members are weighing in with their opinions on Rocket Lawyer. Have you rated Rocket Lawyer yet? Add your rating and then check out other member's opinions... (more)

    David Lacher from Law Office Of David Lacher
    New Rochelle, NY • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Reviewed on Monday, August 21, 2017

    People pay their plumbers, their car mechanics, and of course their doctors whatever fee is demanded of them in order to achieve their objective. But somehow, for... (more)

How Do I Unite Private Capital With Wholesale Real Estate Deals?
Asked by Sandy, The Woodlands, TX on Aug 18, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

I wish to unite private capital with wholesale real estate deals in need of funding, both residential and commercial. What is the best method of reaching out to both... (more)

    Ronald Latz from Latz Wealth Care Corp.
    New Rochelle, NY • 3 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Friday, August 18, 2017

    You can try going through CPA firms that specialize in real estate deals. I would expect that they have a deep clientele.

Does Anyone Know of an Attorney Referral Service?
Asked by Victor, Orange, CA on Aug 08, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

Does anyone know of an attorney referral service, other than attorney search network who provides clients to attorneys' office for a percentage of the attorney's... (more)

    David Lacher from Law Office Of David Lacher
    New Rochelle, NY • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, August 10, 2017

    Unethical in NY as well. In fact, there just was a recent ethics opinion regarding an arrangement similar to this.

What's A Good Resource For Finding Interns for a Consultant?
Asked by Chris, Fort Worth, TX on Aug 02, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

Where is a good resource to determine how to find intern and answer any basic questions that I may have about the process?

We are looking at using interns in order to... (more)

    Bert Shlensky from Startup Connection
    New Rochelle, NY • 1 Local Recommends Them • Answered on Thursday, August 3, 2017

    Universities are great but the quality varies . The more deep you can deep into departments or even professors the better the liklihood of success.Try to search in... (more)

Is It Recommended to Open an LLC When You Are a Sales Agent Paid via 1099?
Asked by Sonia, Boynton Beach, FL on Jul 11, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion
    David Lacher from Law Office Of David Lacher
    New Rochelle, NY • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, July 13, 2017

    The answer may differ depending upon the state in which one operates. I am not licensed to practice law in Florida and so I render no opinion about Florida law or... (more)

What Are the Pros and Cons of Becoming an LLC Through an Online Service, Rather Than Going Through an Attorney?
Asked by Baukat, Durango, CO on Jun 25, 2017 • Tagged in General Discussion

What are the pros and cons of using Online services rather than a local attorney

    David Lacher from Law Office Of David Lacher
    New Rochelle, NY • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Wednesday, June 28, 2017

    An experienced attorney knows to add certain custom provisions to the LLC formation document. In a state like NY, with a publication requirement, an attorney... (more)

As a Financial Services Professional, How Can I Network With Others While Not Meeting Face to Face?
Asked by Barbara, Valrico, FL on Jun 22, 2017 • Tagged in Word-of-Mouth

How can I not meet face to face locally with future clients and future alliances and them not to be offended?

Most of my business is word of mouth from clients I have... (more)

    Charles Falker from The Fiscal Handyman
    New Rochelle, NY • 2 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, June 22, 2017

    The goal of networking or cold calling is to meet face to face. If that isn't possible you can use one of the video conference tools out there: Skype, Facebook, etc.... (more)

As a Small Business Owner, Is Having an Attorney on Retainer Valuable and Necessary?
Asked by Bradford, Bronx, NY on Jun 07, 2017 • Tagged in Research

The former Vice President of Microsoft and my team are working on a huge project but we need feedback. As a small business owner is having an attorney on retainer... (more)

    David Lacher from Law Office Of David Lacher
    New Rochelle, NY • 0 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Thursday, June 8, 2017

    It always is beneficial to have an established relationship with an attorney who has experience and expertise in the types of issues which are likely to arise in the... (more)

How Do I Find Licensed Insurance Professionals for My Insurance Agency?
Asked by Kevin, Flemington, NJ on May 11, 2017 • Tagged in Employees
    Amy Bierman from Brightstone Insurance Services, LLC
    New Rochelle, NY • 1 Local Recommends Them • Answered on Monday, May 15, 2017

    I would happy to speak with anyone about hiring insurance professionals. It depends what you are looking for and how the agency is run- flexibility, computer... (more)

How Many People In The Dental Community Are On Alignable?
Asked by Scott, Arlington, TX on Apr 13, 2017 • Tagged in Word-of-Mouth

Are you a Dentist? Specialist? Hygienist/Assistant?Lab? Or manufacturer/sales rep?

    Dennis Chan, DDS from Smile Dental of New Rochelle
    New Rochelle, NY • 4 Locals Recommend Them • Answered on Monday, May 1, 2017

    I'm a dentist in New Rochelle New York and took over this practice in 2006. We do general dentistry and Implant dentistry.