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Golden 1 Offers 8 Tips to Increase Identity and Financial Protection

Golden 1 Offers 8 Tips to Increase Identity and Financial Protection

As consumers increasingly rely on mobile and online banking tools, it’s easy to fall prey to identity thieves seeking to steal financial information.

Approximately 17.6 million people averaged a loss of $1,343 to identity thieves in 2014, with 86 percent of instances involving a victim’s existing accounts rather than newly created ones.[1].

April is Financial Literacy Month, and part of being financially literate is ensuring your financial information is secure. There are several steps consumers can take to mitigate crime and ward off identity thieves, both on and offline.

1.     Keep your computer hardware and software up to date. Make sure your computer’s operating system has all the necessary antivirus updates and upgrades. This includes Wi-Fi and broadband connections.

2015 “Calling All Dreamers” Winner Allspicery to Officially Open Storefront 4/6!

2015 “Calling All Dreamers” Winner Allspicery to Officially Open Storefront 4/6!

The winner of the 2015 Calling All Dreamers competition presented by the Downtown Sacramento Foundation (DSF) will officially open a downtown “Allspicery” storefront on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. Owner Heather Wong of Allspicery is set to open the first one-stop spice shop of its kind in Sacramento located at 1125 11th Street.

Historic Old Sac Foundation Now Hiring Guides for 2016 Underground & Gold Rush Tours

Historic Old Sac Foundation Now Hiring Guides for 2016 Underground & Gold Rush Tours

The Historic Old Sacramento Foundation (HOSF) is now hiring part-time tour guides for its upcoming 2016 season of both the Old Sacramento Underground and Gold Rush Experience tour programs. Candidates interested in leading tour groups, meeting people from all over the world, sharing Sacramento’s fascinating history and working in the dynamic historic district in Old Sacramento State Historic Park are encouraged to apply.

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Money Mindset 101

Money Mindset 101

What makes your money mind work?.  Do you have trouble talking about money with your partner? Are you comfortable with discussing investments? Do you bite your bottom lip when someone says lets go out to coffee/lunch, instead saying I don’t have money for that this week, you say I don’t feel well or make up an excuse for not going out with the girls. 

I have something for you. Your Money Mindset Thermostat. 

Learn what your Money Mindset Thermostat says about you.

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Midtown Business Association to Showcase & Celebrate Midtown at Annual Gala on October 15

Midtown Business Association to Showcase & Celebrate Midtown at Annual Gala on October 15

The Midtown Business Association (MBA) is proud to present their annual Midtown Gala on Thursday evening, October 15, 2015 from 5:30 to 9 p.m. in the courtyard of the E. Claire Raley Studios for the Performing Arts located at 2420 N Street in Sacramento. Interested community members are invited to attend and tickets are available now.  The much-anticipated event that will include live musical entertainment, incredible food “pop-ups” hosted by some of Midtown’s best restaurants, and opportunities to mix and mingle with Sacramento’s leading chefs, business owners and visionaries.