Governor Brown To Sign $15 Minimum Wage Bill Into Law On MondayGovernor Jerry Brown says he is ready to make history on Monday, when he plans to make California the first state in the nation to raise the minimum wage to a record-shattering $15 an hour.
Ventura Group Treats Struggling 'Food-Insecure' Families To Sponsored Dining ExperiencesA local organization is helping working families, who are struggling to make ends meet, by partnering with food banks and restaurants to treat them to a pleasant dining experience.
Elderly Identify Theft: Why Older Americans Are Becoming A Growing TargetIn 2013, there were 16,993 reported instances of identity theft crimes that were committed against people 70 years and older.
Tax-Related Identity Theft: The Importance Of Protecting Your Social Security NumberWith your social security number, criminals can open accounts in your name, potentially leaving you stuck with fraudulent charges.
Tax Tips For RetireesWith careful planning, you may find yourself paying the IRS much less than you have in years past.
Teaching Teens Money Management BasicsA 2007 survey of teens by Charles Schwab & Co. found less than half are able to budget their money effectively.
Car Smarts: Drive For LessWhen it comes to getting around town, get more mileage out of your money.
Considering A Loan From Your Retirement PlanMost financial experts say borrowing from your 401k should be a last resort. But what’s the catch?
Budget For Emergency SavingsEstablishing an emergency savings plan is one of your most important financial moves.
Reduce Temptation: Slow The Deluge Of Junk Mail & Calls Unsolicited credit card offers are more than just spending temptations. They are also potential opportunities for identity thieves.
Debt & The Compulsive SpenderAt what point does a fun shopping habit become a debt-causing addiction? Are you a compulsive shopper?
Travel Without Breaking The BudgetIt is nearly time to plan the family’s summer getaway. Don’t let a burden of debt displace your happy vacation memories.