7 Crucial Money Tips to Failure-Proof Your New Business
It’s easy for new business owners to get overwhelmed. You’ve seized a fantastic idea and you’re bringing it to life, but there’s a lot on your plate. At the same time, if you slouch on record-keeping or don’t spend money judiciously, you’ll crash and burn. And if you focus too much on the finances, your product or service will suffer.
Tahoe Keys group pushing for sales tax increase, funding for roads
With a half-percent sales tax increase to be voted on this November in South Lake Tahoe, a group of Tahoe Keys residents are pushing for the public to join them in passing that increase, and also to vote in favor of putting that money towards roads.
HOA boards should think twice before taking a hard line on rules
I own a single-family home in a common-interest development. One of the reasons we purchased this house was because we knew it had covenants, conditions and restrictions, and felt that we won’t have to worry about policing our neighbors. That’s what the board is supposed to do. But after only a year, I’m very frustrated.
Kmart closing 64 more stores, South Lake Tahoe store is safe
Kmart is closing 64 stores across 28 states.
Sears Holdings, which owns Sears and Kmart, informed Kmart employees of the closures on Friday, according to several local news reports and multiple employees who spoke with Business Insider.
Environmental nuisance or grocery-store necessity? California voters to decide fate of plastic bags.
Two years ago, Gov. Jerry Brown foreshadowed the beginning of the end for plastic bags in California.
“We’re the first to ban these bags, and we won’t be the last,” Brown wrote as he signed Senate Bill 270, outlawing single-use plastic bags at grocery stores and other retail establishments in California.