2009 Annual Meeting of Members

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

The Alliance for Affordable Services will hold its Annual Meeting of Members on October 9, 2009. Highlights of the meeting will include a review of the association’s accomplishments for the past year and the election of the board of directo .. Read more

Alliance for Affordable Services Awards $288,000 In Scholarships

Monday, August 17, 2009

This year the Alliance awarded $288,000 in scholarships to 201 students around the nation. Since 1996, the Alliance has supported almost 1,000 students with more than $1.4 million in scholarships. “The Alliance is pleased it can help  .. Read more

Top Seven Tips for Taxpayers Starting a New Business

Monday, July 20, 2009

Anyone starting a new business this summer should be aware of their federal tax responsibilities. Here are the top seven things the IRS wants you to know if you plan on opening a new business this year. 1. First, you must decide w .. Read more

Put More Money in Your Nest Egg

Monday, June 22, 2009

The face of retirement planning in America has undergone a radical shift over the past few decades. Time was when most Americans worked for companies that provided pension plans—retirement benefits that were guaranteed and funded completely .. Read more

Alliance Legislative Survey

Tuesday, June 02, 2009

More than 1,000 members responded to the recent legislative survey and many of you voiced strong opinions about recent government actions and issues currently under debate in Congress. View the survey result below, or Click here (https://www. .. Read more

SBA Expands Eligibility for 7(a) Loans To Spur Recovery Opportunities for Small Businesses

Monday, February 09, 2009

WASHINGTON – More small businesses will be eligible for U.S. Small Business Administration-backed loans, meaning greater access to much-needed capital in this tough economy, as a result of a temporary alternate size standard for the a .. Read more