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California Economy Is 10th Most Dependent On Securities Trading

California Economy Is 10th Most Dependent On Securities Trading

Mike LaFirenza While much of the economy has struggled during the COVID-19 pandemic, one area that has consistently performed well is the equities market. One of the most commonly followed stock indices, the S&P 500, took a major hit in the early days of the pandemic, losing nearly one-third of its value in February and […]

3C-REN Launches Multifamily Home Energy Savings Program

3C-REN Launches Multifamily Home Energy Savings Program

San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura, Calif. – September 30, 2021 – 3C-REN (The Tri-County Regional Energy Network), a partnership between the Counties of San Luis Obispo, Santa Barbara and Ventura that delivers energy-saving programs and industry trainings, is launching the Multifamily Home Energy Savings program, which works with property owners and managers to identify and […]

Treasurer Chiang, Treasurer-Elect Ma, and Assemblymember Irwin Launch Major Program

Treasurer Chiang, Treasurer-Elect Ma, and Assemblymember Irwin Launch Major Program

CalABLE Frees Individuals to Deposit More and Save Money So They Can Afford the Costs of Living with a Disability Los Angeles, CA – At an event in Los Angeles, California State Treasurer John Chiang, Treasurer-elect and Board of Equalization Member Fiona Ma, State Assemblymember Jacqui Irwin (CA-44), and representatives of different stakeholder and disability […]

County Service Excellence Program saves $33 million in first ten years

County Service Excellence Program saves $33 million in first ten years

VENTURA, Calif. – The County of Ventura Service Excellence Program was implemented in June 2008 and, in its first 10 years, has generated more than $33 million in ongoing annual savings and had a direct impact on the lives of the county’s residents. The program’s objective is to foster a culture of service excellence through […]

How to Cut Infrastructure Costs in Half

How to Cut Infrastructure Costs in Half

By Ellen Brown, The Web of Debt Blog Monday, January 30, 2017 President Donald Trump has promised to rebuild America’s airports, bridges, tunnels, roads and other infrastructure, something both Democrats and Republicans agree should be done. The country needs a full $3 trillion in infrastructure over the next decade. The $1 trillion plan revealed by […]

Ventura County Credit Union Celebrates Youth Month

Ventura County Credit Union Celebrates Youth Month

Credit union encourages local youth to be financially fit with events and promotions this April Ventura County Credit Union (VCCU), a not-for-profit financial institution, invites Ventura County and Santa Barbara County communities to participate in National Credit Union Youth Month. An initiative developed by the Credit Union National Association (CUNA), the Youth Month celebration is […]

Thousand Oaks cut water use by 31% in June

Thousand Oaks cut water use by 31% in June

Thousand Oaks residents are responding to unprecedented drought conditions and have become more water conscious in the past couple months. The City cut water use by 31 % in June 2015 as compared to 2013, clinic according to City water data. The decline in water usage will help the City in its effort to meet […]