Making Sure All of Your Bank Accounts Are Fully Insured by Gary D. Halbert

With the high-profile failures of Silicon Valley Bank and Signature Bank in New York earlier this [year], many large investors are now concerned about their money parked at US banks, especially those with more than $250,000 at any one financial institution. As you know, the Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) insures deposits at most banks – up to $250,000.…

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Something to Think About #129: Andrew Carnegie, Part 2 by Klarise Yahya, Commercial Mortgage Broker, BRE: 00957107, MLO: 249261

  Andrew and his family had freshly arrived in the United States and the young Carnegie was eager to work. He took his first job at age 13 when an industrial textile weaver offered him employment as a bobbin-boy. Weaving was something Andrew knew a little about, in that his father had supported the family…

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Senate Bill 466 is Another Attack on Property Rights – By Gideon Kramer, SPOSFI News Editor

  Despite valiant efforts by rental housing providers statewide, including tens of thousands of emails and phone calls, the Senate Judiciary Committee has approved various amendments to SB 466. The bill now advances to the Senate floor and possibly onto the Assembly for further review. What is SB 466? SB 466 would eliminate many of the…

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A Parade Of Lies From The Tax-Loving League Of California Cities By: Jon Coupal, President of Howard Jarvis Taxpayers Association

We’ve seen this before. Whenever taxpayers qualify an initiative for the statewide ballot that brings fiscal sanity to a fiscally insane California, local government interests respond with unhinged hysteria, claiming that empowering voters to approve tax and fee increases will bring about the end of Western Civilization. Well, cue the theatrics because here we are…

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Fair Housing Best Practices for Ensuring Compliance During Prospect Tours By The Fair Housing Institute

As a leasing professional, conducting prospect tours is an everyday task that requires you to be mindful of fair housing laws. Discrimination in housing is illegal and can result in severe legal consequences. Therefore, implementing fair housing best practices can help ensure that you and your team remain compliant at all times.   Consistent Tour…

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