Assessing the state of New Jersey's recovery one year after Sandy is hard to do. There are plenty of anecdotes to go around, but it's hard to get a sense of the big picture.
In 23 years, Scott and Cindy Plissner say they'd never let a client down -- and though Hurricane Sandy flooded them out, they refused to let the storm ruin that track record.
The intersection of hurricanes and economics is a heartless, insensitive place. If it can be avoided, you shouldn't go there.