Every year, and throughout the year, both the Federal government and CA either enact a new law or change one of the required forms or brochures. They don’t send out emails or post big notices letting you know so it can be frustrating trying to stay on top of it.
Many Americans have taken steps in recent years to protect their identity, yet The Federal Trade Commission reported in February 2016 that identity-theft complaints rose by 45% in 2015. About 300,000 people have their identities stolen every year. If you haven’t taken measures to protect yourself, it may be a good idea to consider your options.
We asked all the companies nominated for the Champion of Women Award at the 2017 San Diego and Orange County, Women of Influence Awards, to provide what we refer to as “Fun Facts” on their company!
This past graduation season, I was reminded that “FAIL means ‘first attempt in learning.’” We’ve all heard adages like, “You learn more from your mistakes than your successes,” and, “Thomas Edison found 2,000 ways not to make a lightbulb first.“ Blah, blah, blah. Hasn’t someone figured out a shortcut by now?
As working women, balancing work and home remodeling projects is tricky. You can’t take off too much time from work or business, so it’s important to know how to manage and hire a contractor. We hear horror stories about contractors all the time. Take, for example, the movie The Money Pit. Tom Hanks asks the contractor, “How long will the job take?” The contractor’s response: “Two weeks!” How long did it take? Four months.