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Wednesday, September 16, 2020
At a time when California businesses are struggling to stay open Prop 15 imposes a $12.5 billion tax hike that will be the nail in the coffin for many of California businesses.  Struggling to keep their doors open, afford rent, pay employees, and more, businesses need more economic incentivization to create jobs for the unemployed, not more financial burdens. November 2020’s Proposition 15 will ...read more
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Monday, June 15, 2020
Keep Your Identity Your OwnHow can you best safeguard your personal information in the digital age?Provided by:  Brad Benter, First Vice President, Wealth Management at UBS Financial ServicesSecurity breaches and data leaks regularly populate headlines. Total identity fraud was estimated to reach $16.9 billion U.S. in 2019, according to Javelin’s 2020 Identity Fraud Survey. While identity theft is ...read more
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Wednesday, May 06, 2020
SAN DIEGO--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Forbes has announced its annual ranking of Top Women Wealth Advisors across the United States. Two UBS financial advisors from the local area have been included: Courtney Liddy of the UBS Downtown San Diego branch and Kalyn Maher Walker of the UBS Carmel Valley branch. There were 157 UBS advisors included in Forbes' list of 1,000 women. Overall, the women advisors on ...read more
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Wednesday, April 08, 2020
NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)--To help small businesses that have been impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic, UBS announced today that it has created a new initiative to expand its current referral lending network to enable clients to access the Small Business Administration's ("SBA") new Paycheck Protection Program ("PPP"), a subset of the Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security Act (CARES Act). ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Press Release
Friday, April 26, 2019
On April 30, 2018, The California Supreme Court issued a landmark decision in the case of Dynamex Operations West vs. Superior Court of Los Angeles. An important takeaway from this landmark case is the transition in how the California Supreme Court views workers’ rights. With this decision we are seeing the courts trend in favor of the employee/ individual and with this decision the court has ...read more
Categories: Economic, Press Release, Chamber, Editorial
Friday, April 26, 2019
San Diego is home to the largest concentration of the military personnel in the world. According to a San Diego Military Advisory Council (SDMAC) study there are currently 143,000 active duty personnel, with an increase of 15,000 more on the way in the near future. As a major hub for the military San Diego is also home to 214,000 veterans. The military and San Diego go hand in hand, as the ...read more
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Monday, November 19, 2018
  When small business fails, we are all impacted but rarely understand why. In a world where everything can be bought by the click of a button, it is becoming even more critical that communities make a concentrated effort to shop locally. While the convenience of online shopping is unmatched, it may be costing you more than you think. Studies have shown when consumers shop local, significantly ...read more
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Monday, March 05, 2018
According to TurnKey, Millennials are predicted to spend $1.4 trillion on travel each year by 2020. Due to this, many homeowners are making huge efforts to capitalize on the vacation rental market. Yes, opportunity is knocking at the door. Is it a trap or a trend? Maybe so, but each homeowner or investor has to look at the factors relevant to their property.Important considerations:Navigating the ...read more
Categories: Community, Economic, Education, Press Release, Fun Facts
Wednesday, June 14, 2017
Paige Bryant, assistant director of SDSU CIBER, and Nathan Clookie, account manager-corporate relations for the American Cancer Society, have been appointed co-chairs of the North San Diego Business Chamber’s Emerging Leaders Advisory Council for the 2017-2018 term. The council is a working board of young professionals that meets monthly to strategically plan and host a quarterly networking and ...read more
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Thursday, April 20, 2017
April 20, 2017  San Diego –North San Diego Business Chamber has launched a new tourism initiative to drive visitors to North San Diego because of the economic importance of tourism on our region.  This initiative will support small business visibility and drive traffic into their business while giving visitors many reasons to come North for an experience. "We're implementing a proactive marketing ...read more
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