Fire and Camping Restrictions Still in Effect with Record Dry Fuels

Fire and Camping Restrictions Still in Effect with Record Dry Fuels

Placerville, CA… Although the Eldorado National Forest is set to receive moisture this weekend, fire and camping restrictions are still in effect to prevent an unwanted wildfire. “We’ve been setting records for dry fuel conditions for more than 2 months,” said Forest Supervisor Jeff Marsolais. “Each day, we measure the dryness of the fuels which gives […]

Federal Reserve Stays on Current Fiscal Policy Course

Federal Reserve Stays on Current Fiscal Policy Course

Washington, DC…The Federal Reserve is committed to using its full range of tools to support the U.S. economy in this challenging time, thereby promoting its maximum employment and price stability goals.  The COVID-19 pandemic is causing tremendous human and economic hardship across the United States and around the world. Economic activity and employment have continued […]

Gross Domestic Product, Soars 33% in Third Quarter 2020 Advance Estimate

Gross Domestic Product, Soars 33% in Third Quarter 2020 Advance Estimate

Suitland, MD…Real gross domestic product (GDP) increased at an annual rate of 33.1 percent in the third quarter of 2020 (table 1), according to the “advance” estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the second quarter, real GDP decreased 31.4 percent.  The increase in third quarter GDP reflected continued efforts to reopen businesses […]

PayPal Will Enable Cryptocurrency as Funding Source for Digital Commerce

PayPal Will Enable Cryptocurrency as Funding Source for Digital Commerce

San Jose, CA…The migration toward digital payments and digital representations of value continues to accelerate, driven by the COVID-19 pandemic and the increased interest in digital currencies from central banks and consumers. PayPal Holdings, Inc. (NASDAQ: PYPL) today announced the launch of a new service enA new service from PayPal allows its customers to buy, hold and […]

Retail Sales Have Recovered & Now Running Above Pre Covid-19 2019 Numbers

Retail Sales Have Recovered & Now Running Above Pre Covid-19 2019 Numbers

Washington, DC…The U.S. Census Bureau announced the following advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for September 2020: Advance estimates of U.S. retail and food services sales for September 2020, adjusted for seasonal variation and holiday and trading-day differences, but not for price changes, were $549.3 billion, an increase of 1.9 percent (± […]

Let Carol at Michalek Insurance Services, CA Lic #0H98718, Plan Today for Your Tomorrow! 209.200.1901 or 209.795.2872

Let Carol at Michalek Insurance Services, CA Lic #0H98718, Plan Today for Your Tomorrow! 209.200.1901 or 209.795.2872

Arnold, CA…I am passionate about helping my clients protect their families and their assets utilizing various insurance products. Call 209-200-1901 and we can go over your insurance needs or setup an appointment.  We Carry Life, Auto, Home, Renters, Umbrella, Disability, Earthquake. Commercial. Classic Auto. Workers Comp. Dental & Vision, Medicare Supplement.  The driving force behind […]

Let Michalek Insurance Services, Planning Today for Your Tomorrow! 209.200.1901

Let Michalek Insurance Services, Planning Today for Your Tomorrow! 209.200.1901

Arnold, CA…I am passionate about helping my clients protect their families and their assets utilizing various insurance products. Call 209-200-1901 and we can go over your insurance needs or setup an appointment.  We Carry Life, Auto, Home, Renters, Umbrella, Disability, Earthquake. Commercial. Classic Auto. Workers Comp. Dental & Vision, Medicare Supplement.  The driving force behind […]

Mark Twain Medical Center has a New Manager of Philanthropy

Mark Twain Medical Center has a New Manager of Philanthropy

San Andreas, CA…Local active Community member selected to fill the role of Hospital fundraising San Andreas- September 25, 2020- Mark Twain Medical Center has announced that after a competitive and thorough search they have successfully hired the new Manager of our Philanthropy Department. Charanjit Singh (CJ) will be responsible for developing and directing all aspects […]

Census Bureau Reports that Household Income Was Highest Ever at $68,703 in 2019.

Census Bureau Reports that Household Income Was Highest Ever at $68,703 in 2019.

Washington, DC…The U.S. median household income was $68,703 in 2019, 6.8% higher than in 2018, according to U.S. Census Bureau statistics released today. That’s the highest median U.S. household income since they began recording it. But the COVID-19 pandemic affected who responded , potentially biasing the estimate upward. So, was household income last year really […]

Market Month for August, 2020 ~ From Brian J Tewksbury

Market Month for August, 2020 ~ From Brian J Tewksbury

Murphys, CA…The Markets as of market close August 31, 2020. The positive run for stocks continued in August as the major market indexes regularly reached all-time highs. While investors remained bullish toward equities, it wasn’t always clear why. Although the economy is gradually picking up steam, it has a ways to go to reach its […]

Market Month for July 2020 ~ FromBrian J Tewksbury

Market Month for July 2020 ~ FromBrian J Tewksbury

Murphys, CA…The Markets as of market close July 31, 2020. Stocks posted gains in July in spite of gloomy news on the economic and pandemic fronts. Investors continued to trust equities despite the gross domestic product falling nearly 33.0% in the second quarter, mixed quarterly corporate earnings results, emerging pandemic hot spots, growing unemployment claims, […]

Gross Domestic Product, 2nd Quarter 2020 Drops 32.9%, U.S. Economy Shrinks By Almost a Third

Gross Domestic Product, 2nd Quarter 2020 Drops 32.9%, U.S. Economy Shrinks By Almost a Third

Washington, DC…Gross Domestic Product, 2nd Quarter 2020 (Advance Estimate) and Annual Update. Real gross domestic product (GDP) decreased at an annual rate of 32.9 percent in the second quarter of 2020 (table 1), according to the “advance” estimate released by the Bureau of Economic Analysis. In the first quarter, real GDP decreased 5.0 percent. The […]

Cares Act May Offer Welcome Relief to Retirement Account Owners ~ From Brian Tewksbury

Cares Act May Offer Welcome Relief to Retirement Account Owners ~ From Brian Tewksbury

Murphys, CA…Cares Act May Offer Welcome Relief to Retirement Account Owners Broadridge Investor Communication Solutions, Inc. does not provide investment, tax, legal, or retirement advice or recommendations. The information presented here is not specific to any individual’s personal circumstances. To the extent that this material concerns tax matters, it is not intended or written to […]

Official George Floyd Memorial Fund Sets Records, Now at $13,682,100!

Official George Floyd Memorial Fund Sets Records, Now at $13,682,100!

Minneapolis, MN….The GoFundMe fundraising account for George Floyd’s family has set fundraising records! When the offline contributions are combined with the online his family has now raised over $14,000,000. Click on the image below to go to the fundraiser. From the GoFundMe profile…”On May 25, 2020, my life shattered as I learned of the tragic […]

Your Local H&Block Office is Providing Help as July 15 Filing Deadline Approaches

Your Local H&Block Office is Providing Help as July 15 Filing Deadline Approaches

Angels Camp, Valley Springs, Ione & Jackson, CA….Your Local H&Block Office is Open Ready to Serve!  In the past few months, we’ve changed the way we work. We’ve changed the way we live – shopping for groceries online, staying six feet apart in checkout lines, and helping kids with homeschooling. We’ve changed the way we […]

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