Knowledge and Insights: News and Press Releases

Frank Pina Presents at Financial Managers Society of Central NJ

The Woodbridge Hilton at Metropark in Iselin NJ was the site of the Chapter’s recent Central Jersey Dinner Meeting held on Wednesday, May 21, 2014. This was the latest in a series of events specifically intended for the convenience of Chapter Members in the Central New Jersey area. Frank Pina, CPA from the Mercadien Group…

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Real Woman Magazine Features Michelle Everman

You’ve probably heard stories like Michelle Everman’s before – at least, the first chapter: Four years into a promising career as a certified public accountant at one of the “Big Four” accounting firms, she began to wonder if she’d missed her true calling and enrolled in culinary school.  Fast-forward eight years, and her Princeton-based catering…

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Philadelphia VIP Features Frank Pina and Mercadien Foundation

The partnership began when Frank Pina, a Principal and Managing Director of the Mercadien Group, attended VIP’s Awards Night in 2012 and expressed an interest in helping achieve VIP’s mission. He organized a “Jeans for Charity” event at Mercadien that allowed all practitioners who donated to VIP to wear jeans to work on a particular…

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Christoper Seiz of The Mercadien Foundation Discusses Financial Literacy

Since 2004, the U.S. Senate has recognized April as National Financial Literacy Month in an attempt to encourage learning new financial skills, improve personal financial well-being and reduce the stigma attached to talking about personal financial health. Today, April 15, also happens to be when our taxes are due. April is a time to celebrate…

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Salvatore Zerilli on Navigating the Maze of Bank Regulations

Ever wonder why the name of your bank has changed eight times since you opened an account? With all the bank mergers taking place, it can be hard to remember what your bank is called. By the time you go through a checkbook, it might have merged twice. The bankers may not necessarily like this…

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Mercadien’s Frank Pina Named to Philadelphia Business Journal’s “40 Under 40” List

Princeton, NJ — Mr. Frank Pina, CPA, CFF, CFE, CGMA, managing director of The Mercadien Group, principal in Mercadien, P.C., Certified Public Accountants, and a leader of its forensic and litigation support practice, has been selected for inclusion in the nationally-recognized Philadelphia Business Journal’s annual “40 Under 40” list.

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Trenton Times Quotes Marguerite Mount on Overlooked Deductions

Each year, the complexities of our tax code cause many taxpayers to leave money on the table when filing their returns. As they say, you must pay taxes but you don’t have to leave a tip. Failing to take tax deductions you are entitled to can be costly, resulting in the loss of income that…

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Frank Pina Named To Philadelphia Business Journal’s 40 Under 40

At no time in Philadelphia’s recent history have the younger generations seem so energized and committed to building a better region. We see evidence of that all around us through a newly energized technology sector, a resurgence in industry and manufacturing, a growing tourism base and continued excellence in professional services. Click here to read…

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