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Only half of Americans invest in stocks, and here are some reasons why

Only half of Americans invest in stocks, and here are some reasons why

Roughly half of all Americans do not invest in the stock market. Millennials invest in stock at half that rate.


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Only half of Americans invest in stocks, and here are some reasons why
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Only half of Americans invest in stocks, and here are some reasons why

A recently published BankRate.com survey discovered roughly half of all working Americans and 75 percent of millennials do not own any stock or 401(k) plans. » Read More
Posted: apr. 18, 2015 2:19 a.m. | Only half of Americans invest in stocks, and here are some reasons why Comments 0 Comments
Keller: Can’t we move faster?
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Keller: Can’t we move faster?

The hungry, driven business owner ranks at the top of any list of the "most impatient people on the planet." » Read More
Posted: apr. 17, 2015 7:01 p.m. | Keller: Can’t we move faster?   Comments 0 Comments
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Haggen delays SCV store switch

Haggen has pushed back the conversion date of the Vons grocery store in Santa Clarita on Bouquet Canyon Road. » Read More
Posted: apr. 17, 2015 7:00 p.m. | Haggen delays SCV store switch Comments 0 Comments
Did you file your taxes jointly or separately? Here's how that might make a difference
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Did you file your taxes jointly or separately? Here's how that might make a difference

Americans might not hate taxes as much as everyone thinks. » Read More
Posted: apr. 16, 2015 9:39 p.m. | Did you file your taxes jointly or separately? Here's how that might make a difference Comments 0 Comments
The unexpected place where millennials are shopping
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The unexpected place where millennials are shopping

Retailers might have overvalued the way millennials shop online. » Read More
Posted: apr. 16, 2015 8:29 p.m. | The unexpected place where millennials are shopping Comments 0 Comments
Machine tool company donates machines to Saugus High’s advanced technologies program
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Machine tool company donates machines to Saugus High’s advanced technologies program

Machine tool manufacturer, SMTCL, is donating machines to the Santa Clarita school district's new Advanced Technologies Career Pathways program, said a spokesperson fo... » Read More
Posted: apr. 16, 2015 2:39 p.m. | Machine tool company donates machines to Saugus High’s advanced technologies program Comments 0 Comments
Adjunct professors are officially the new working poor
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Adjunct professors are officially the new working poor

More than half of all welfare recipients (56 percent) rely on government assistance because their job doesn’t pay enough, not because they're unemployed, according to ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 16, 2015 2:09 p.m. | Adjunct professors are officially the new working poor Comments 0 Comments
Crowdsource funding bails out businesses taking unpopular stands
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Crowdsource funding bails out businesses taking unpopular stands

What happens when a local business needs to shutdown after taking a moral stand on an political issue like serving food at a LGBT wedding ceremony? It starts GoFundMe ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 16, 2015 8:19 a.m. | Crowdsource funding bails out businesses taking unpopular stands Comments 0 Comments
Better balance is top desire of career-changers, survey says
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Better balance is top desire of career-changers, survey says

It was about this time four years ago that I started to seriously consider making a career change. » Read More
Posted: apr. 16, 2015 1:59 a.m. | Better balance is top desire of career-changers, survey says Comments 0 Comments
VIA CEO nominated for leadership award
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VIA CEO nominated for leadership award

Kathy Norris, president and CEO of the Valley Industry Association was nominated for the 2015 Women in Business Awards by the San Fernando Valley Business Journal. » Read More
Posted: apr. 15, 2015 1:01 p.m. | VIA CEO nominated for leadership award Comments 0 Comments
15 facts to make tax day a little more interesting
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15 facts to make tax day a little more interesting

Not everything about tax day has to be horrible. There are plenty of interesting facts to keep your mind busy during the lead up to the IRS' deadline for tax filing. » Read More
Posted: apr. 14, 2015 8:09 p.m. | 15 facts to make tax day a little more interesting Comments 0 Comments
What you should do when facing a tax audit
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What you should do when facing a tax audit

April 15 is understandably unnerving for many taxpayers. » Read More
Posted: apr. 14, 2015 6:09 p.m. | What you should do when facing a tax audit Comments 0 Comments
O’Connor to head PR for Princess Cruises
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O’Connor to head PR for Princess Cruises

Brian O'Connor has been appointed to the position of Vice President of Public Relations for Valencia-based Princess Cruises, effective June 1. » Read More
Posted: apr. 14, 2015 3:49 p.m. | O’Connor to head PR for Princess Cruises Comments 0 Comments
Jo-Ann Fabrics closes it Valencia store; retailer opened 2nd store
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Jo-Ann Fabrics closes it Valencia store; retailer opened 2nd store

Jo-Ann Fabrics and Crafts closed its Santa Clarita store on Magic Mountain Pkwy. Thursday, April 9. » Read More
Posted: apr. 14, 2015 3:00 p.m. | Jo-Ann Fabrics closes it Valencia store; retailer opened 2nd store Comments 0 Comments
Currently Filming
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Currently Filming

Film and TV productions bring revenue and jobs to Santa Clarita. You might run into a film crew any day. Here are some productions that are currently shooting around t... » Read More
Posted: apr. 14, 2015 2:50 p.m. | Currently Filming Comments 0 Comments
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Direct marketing firm relocates

Mellady Direct Marketing is moving from Ruether Ave. location to a new home on Avenue Stanford, the company announced Friday. » Read More
Posted: apr. 14, 2015 2:45 p.m. | Direct marketing firm relocates Comments 0 Comments
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Canyon Country native promoted

Canyon Country native, Mike Kahle, has been promoted to Contractor Sales Rep at Pennsylvania-based 84 Lumber. » Read More
Posted: apr. 14, 2015 2:44 p.m. | Canyon Country native promoted Comments 0 Comments
SCV business exec dies from breast cancer
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SCV business exec dies from breast cancer

The Santa Clarita community lost a great human being, and a husband and three children lost their loving wife and mother to breast cancer on Sunday, said an official w... » Read More
Posted: apr. 13, 2015 6:56 p.m. | SCV business exec dies from breast cancer Comments 0 Comments
Majors in business and engineering may maximize chances of getting a high-paying job
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Majors in business and engineering may maximize chances of getting a high-paying job

For many high school and college students, the main reason they prepare for and go to college is to have a stable, high-paying job after graduation. The trick is to fi... » Read More
Posted: apr. 13, 2015 8:49 a.m. | Majors in business and engineering may maximize chances of getting a high-paying job Comments 0 Comments
How high taxes and regulation are killing one of the most prosperous states in the nation
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How high taxes and regulation are killing one of the most prosperous states in the nation

Upstate New York is becoming Detroit with grass. » Read More
Posted: apr. 11, 2015 10:29 a.m. | How high taxes and regulation are killing one of the most prosperous states in the nation Comments 0 Comments
How to know when something is actually on sale
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How to know when something is actually on sale

The big screen television is, indeed, very big. And the brightly colored sign plastered on the corner is every bit as prominent. » Read More
Posted: apr. 11, 2015 10:19 a.m. | How to know when something is actually on sale Comments 0 Comments
The best states for middle-class taxpayers
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The best states for middle-class taxpayers

With tax day swiftly approaching, a number of studies by the personal finance research website Wallethub have examined what makes a state great for taxpayers. » Read More
Posted: apr. 11, 2015 1:49 a.m. | The best states for middle-class taxpayers Comments 0 Comments
Ken Keller: Steps to a strong second quarter
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Ken Keller: Steps to a strong second quarter

By this time in April, everyone should be back at work from Spring Break and the related holidays. » Read More
Posted: apr. 10, 2015 6:47 p.m. | Ken Keller: Steps to a strong second quarter Comments 0 Comments
New executive chef welcomed at TPC
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New executive chef welcomed at TPC

Peyton Poulsen has been appointed as Executive Chef at TPC Valencia where he'll oversee the culinary direction for the Oaks Grille restaurant. » Read More
Posted: apr. 10, 2015 6:43 p.m. | New executive chef welcomed at TPC Comments 2 Comments
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Wesco appoints President and CEO

Wesco Aircraft Holdings board of directors has appointed David J. Castagnola as President and CEO, effective May 4, the company announced this week. » Read More
Posted: apr. 10, 2015 6:42 p.m. | Wesco appoints President and CEO Comments 0 Comments
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Walgreens to close 200 U.S. stores

Drugstore chain Walgreen's announced Thursday that it plans to close some 200 stores nationwide as part of a cost-savings initiative. » Read More
Posted: apr. 10, 2015 5:54 p.m. | Walgreens to close 200 U.S. stores Comments 0 Comments
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Inspired By a Marketing Campaign, a Business Adopts the Moniker for its New Studio

When Gary Miller opened his green screen studio in Valencia, he was inspired by the marketing moniker of "Awesometown" given the area by Newhall Land and so he named h... » Read More
Posted: apr. 08, 2015 1:12 p.m. |  	 Inspired By a Marketing Campaign, a Business Adopts the Moniker for its New Studio Comments 0 Comments
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Short-Film Producer Opens SCV Studio to House His Projects and Others

A Star Trek devotee, Alec Peters of Axanar Productions raised hundreds of thousands of dollars on Kickstarter in the past year – enough to help finance his next ... » Read More
Posted: apr. 08, 2015 1:09 p.m. | Short-Film Producer Opens SCV Studio to House His Projects and Others Comments
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Lessons Learned: Reworking an Age-Old Industry Model Leads to Growth

Scoprion Design mastered the art of website design, analytics and Internet marketing for their legal clients, but stopped to take a look at the way they assisted their... » Read More
Posted: apr. 08, 2015 12:59 p.m. | Lessons Learned: Reworking an Age-Old Industry Model Leads to Growth Comments 0 Comments
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You Have to Coach Your Employees

One maxim of leadership is that you need to coach your employees if you want better results from them. » Read More
Posted: apr. 08, 2015 12:53 p.m. | You Have to Coach Your Employees Comments 0 Comments
 

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