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  • QUARTERLY MARKET REVIEW: JULY – SEPTEMBER 2019

    By The Trust Company on October 25, 2019

    ECONOMIC & MARKET PERSPECTIVES Michael Carlisle, Vice President & Investment Committee Chair As autumn rapidly falls upon us, numerous reasons for cautious optimism exist from both...

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  • Katie Seay

    Medicare Open Enrollment

    By Katie Seay on October 23, 2019

    What is the Medicare Open Enrollment Period? The Medicare Open Enrollment Period is the time during which Medicare beneficiaries can make new choices and pick plans that work best for them. Each...

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  • Company News: Q2-2019

    By The Trust Company on July 26, 2019

    Welcome Mackenzie Blakeslee! We are delighted to announce the hiring of Mackenzie Blakeslee for the position of Paraplanner in our Manhattan office. Mackenzie holds a B.S. in Family Studies and...

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  • Mark Knackendoffel

    QUARTERLY MARKET REVIEW: APRIL – JUNE 2019

    By Mark Knackendoffel on July 26, 2019

    The 2nd Quarter was quite volatile for stocks. The S&P 500 rose 3.9% in April, dropped 6.5% in May, and then rose 7% in June, which resulted in a solid total return of 3.8% for the 2nd Quarter....

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  • Lucy Williams

    Maximizing Charitable Gifts

    By Lucy Williams on June 13, 2019

    When we think of charitable giving, it usually means writing a check to a charity, taking whatever tax deduction is allowed, and feeling the joy of donating to a good cause. But did you know that for...

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  • Readers Choice 2019

    By The Trust Company on May 15, 2019

    Once again, we thank Manhattan Mercury readers for selecting The Trust Company as the number one investment company in Manhattan. We are truly honored to receive your endorsement. For the benefit of...

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  • Mark Knackendoffel

    Q1-2019 Wealth Management Update

    By Mark Knackendoffel on April 25, 2019

    Getting Back to our Roots at The Trust Company By Mark Knackendoffel, CEO Equity-oriented portfolios suffered a devastating decline in the 4th Qtr of 2018.  While the stock market was down, we were...

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  • Kristen Buchman

    Unclaimed Property Searches Can Pay Off

    By Kristen Buchman on February 21, 2019

    Every month our firm completes an unclaimed property search for our clients. It’s always gratifying to hear from our clients after they’ve received our notification that an extra $100 is out there...

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  • January 2019 TTC News

    By The Trust Company on January 11, 2019

    Samantha Varacalli Joins Seay Team as Account Administrator Please join us in welcoming Samantha Varacalli to The Trust Company as Account Administrator for the Seay Team in Manhattan! Samantha...

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  • Staying Rational in an Irrational World

    By Michal Emory on January 11, 2019

    Can we all agree this world can be irrational?  How else do you explain the popularity of the Kardashians, Justin Bieber, or 70’s fashion? I don’t know what that is, but I am glad it is no longer...

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