money matters

Tax scams graphic illustration header
Christal Grisham, May 30, 2020

Due to the coronavirus and COVID-19 we have until July 15, 2020, to file both our federal and California income tax returns.

e-books and magazines to guide and inspire your vision in work
Deborah Spector, April 17, 2020

The Lean Start-Up author Eric Ries defines a start-up as an organization dedicated to creating something new under conditions of extreme uncertainty.

fraudulent advertisements from the early 1900s

Have you heard of the “Health Jolting Chair”? What use would you have for a “Lung Expander” or an “Ozone Generator”? Would you trust an “Electric Girdle for Men”?

Richard Kraus in the Business & Economics Department at Central Library
Ana Campos, October 09, 2018

A high number of Americans do not have enough savings for retirement. Many are relying on Social Security benefits, with some experts predicting Social Security might disappear in the near future.

Bitcoin logo.
Tamara Holub, March 17, 2017

Bitcoin is both a currency (monetary system) and a software program. Introduced in 2009 as open-source software, Bitcoin is the first decentralized digital currency. It is decentralized in the sense that is has no regulatory authority such as a central bank.

Ken Benham, April 11, 2016

If you are expecting a refund, don’t let your tax year end with disappointment, be aware that there are a number of tax scams this year that could cheat you out of your refund or complicate your tax filings with the IRS.