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2015 “Calling All Dreamers” Winner Allspicery to Officially Open Storefront 4/6!

2015 “Calling All Dreamers” Winner Allspicery to Officially Open Storefront 4/6!

The winner of the 2015 Calling All Dreamers competition presented by the Downtown Sacramento Foundation (DSF) will officially open a downtown “Allspicery” storefront on Wednesday, April 6, 2016. Owner Heather Wong of Allspicery is set to open the first one-stop spice shop of its kind in Sacramento located at 1125 11th Street.

Downtown Sacramento Foundation Launches 4th Annual Calling All Dreamers Competition

Downtown Sacramento Foundation Launches 4th Annual Calling All Dreamers Competition

Calling All Dreamers, the successful and only retail business competition of its kind in the region, launches today. Organized by the Downtown Sacramento Foundation (DSF), sister organization to the Downtown Sacramento Partnership (DSP), Calling All Dreamers aims to foster Sacramento’s entrepreneurial spirit and cultivate the next generation of dreamers in Sacramento. The Shark Tank-style competition encourages entrepreneurs to compete for a coveted business start-up package that is designed to provide the winner with essential resources and helpful tools needed to successfully launch a downtown storefront.

Employers confident about hiring, study finds

Employers confident about hiring, study finds

American employers are feeling confident and it’s reflected in their hiring plans for the new year.

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Small Business Administration to hold health care webinar

Small Business Administration to hold health care webinar

The U.S. Small Business Administration will hold a webinar Tuesday to discuss the impacts of the health care law on small businesses. The focus will be on the key federal and state provisions impacting small businesses... Read More

Historic Old Sac Foundation Now Hiring Guides for 2016 Underground & Gold Rush Tours

Historic Old Sac Foundation Now Hiring Guides for 2016 Underground & Gold Rush Tours

The Historic Old Sacramento Foundation (HOSF) is now hiring part-time tour guides for its upcoming 2016 season of both the Old Sacramento Underground and Gold Rush Experience tour programs. Candidates interested in leading tour groups, meeting people from all over the world, sharing Sacramento’s fascinating history and working in the dynamic historic district in Old Sacramento State Historic Park are encouraged to apply.

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4 Tips to Manage Your Money this Holiday Season

4 Tips to Manage Your Money this Holiday Season

4 Tips to Manage Your Money this Holiday Season   

By Michael Lee

The holiday season is here. Busy calendars are already filling up with festive activities, celebrations and gatherings of families and friends. 

Improved economic conditions are expected to increase consumer spending. A recent national report shows that holiday shoppers plan to spend $1,440 for holiday expenses, and yet less than half plan to stick to a budget for holiday spending.[1]

‘Tis the season to shop and spend, but before you swipe that credit card—there are a few budgeting tips individuals and families should consider to ensure they manage their finances during the holiday rush.