Cattle ranchers, farm groups fight for the term "meat"

The cattle ranchers and farm bureaus of America are not going to give up their … Read more

Social media marketing strategy can help save time

SCORE is a national organization and resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). … Read more

Shutdown made IRS interaction even more frustrating

WASHINGTON — A record shutdown of the U.S. government resulted in a “shocking” number of … Read more

Consolidate your retirement accounts carefully

If you’ve worked for multiple companies in your lifetime, you probably have accumulated several 401(k) … Read more

Business Notes for February 13, 2019

Marketing meeting set Feb. 21 by Visitors Bureau The Tuolumne County Visitors Bureau will hold … Read more

Here’s how local governments are replacing California’s biggest utilities

Seventy miles north of downtown Los Angeles, where the Mojave Desert gives way to the … Read more

Warning: Your tax refund may shrink this year

Doing your taxes isn’t just about placing the correct numbers in the boxes of a … Read more

Farms of Tuolumne County accepting new members Farms of Tuolumne County is looking for agriculture … Read more

Secrets of happiness from ‘the oldest old’

I recently discussed important life lessons with John Leland, a New York Times reporter and … Read more

The owners of Bears Garden Florist in The Junction shopping center are now also the … Read more

Remember the subprime mortgage mess?

$1.2 trillion in risky corporate debt is flashing similar warning signs

Indebted borrowers increasingly take out high-interest, adjustable-rate loans that are packaged into securities and sold … Read more

New group looking for young business people

Organizational meeting is set Wednesday in Standard

A young Soulsbyville woman has formed a group for young professionals and students who want … Read more

Pocket money apps aim to help kids in cashless world

LONDON — For kids growing up in today’s cashless society, the piggy bank is going … Read more

In-person marketing essential to business growth

Relying solely on digital advertising and marketing can be risky for business owners, especially for … Read more

Should you claim Social Security while working?

Many workers in their 60s are eligible for Social Security retirement benefits, but aren’t ready … Read more

Fear of rising costs, testing delays, kill the buzz in California 6 months after marijuana was legalized

Six months after recreational marijuana became legal in California, consumers and the cannabis industry are … Read more

Business Notes for July 4, 2018

Local author to sign books in Jamestown Matt Peller, author of “Second Blossoming” and co-author … Read more

Report: Many Americans wrongly carry credit card balance

About 43 million Americans wrongly believe that carrying a balance on their credit cards will … Read more

Tuolumne County Land Transfers for July 4, 2018

The following is a list of real estate transactions logged from March 19 through March … Read more

A ‘ signal of recessions’ has the attention of Wall Street

You can try to play down a trade war with China. You can brush off … Read more

As crushing student debt keeps young people from saving, some employers step up to ease the squeeze

At 26, Rariety Monford worries far less about saving for retirement than paying down $60,000 … Read more

Here’s how the repeal of net neutrality could affect you

It’s official. The Federal Communications Commission’s repeal of net neutrality rules, which had required internet … Read more

A small business needs customers

SCORE is a national organization and resource partner of the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). … Read more

Business Notes for June 13, 2018

Sierra Cellars pairs wines with authors Sierra Cellars has joined with the Sonora Writers Group … Read more

Casino opens new poker room

Black Oak Casino Resort, an enterprise owned and operated by The Tuolumne Band of Me-Wuk … Read more

You might want to consider working a little longer before retirement

Saving and investing for retirement are important. But at a certain stage for most people, … Read more

Why families need a plan for caregiving

To find out more about caregiving, I spoke with Kamilah Williams-Kemp, 43, head of Northwestern … Read more

Getting down-payment help now, sharing gain later

For aspiring homeowners, coming up with a healthy down payment has long been the biggest … Read more

Business Notes for June 6, 2018

Annual Farm Tour set Saturday The Farms of Tuolumne County’s 10th annual Farm and Ranch … Read more

Want to make money like a CEO? Just work for 275 years

A Walmart employee earning the company’s median salary of $19,177 would have to work for … Read more

Annual Farm and Ranch Tour slated for June 9

The Farms of Tuolumne County’s 10th annual Farm and Ranch Tour will be held June … Read more

How to pay for grad school

Certain professions, such as medicine and law, require advanced training. Many others don’t. And if … Read more

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