Small Business Anti-Hacking Hacks

2020-01-08T10:04:20-08:00January 8th, 2020|Business Tips, Small Business, Tips & Tricks|

If you think cyber security is expensive, you should try getting hacked. Now THAT’s expensive, both to your wallet and to your business’ reputation.  According to a report by Symantec, 43% of cyber crimes were focused on small businesses in 2015, and that number has increased significantly every year. Why? Small businesses typically have the same kinds of information as large businesses do, but they usually have less security. Fortunately, you are not helpless. [...]

CPAs Are Year-Round Partners for Small Business Owners

2019-11-07T11:03:45-08:00November 7th, 2019|Business Tips, Small Business, Tips & Tricks|

A certified public accountant (CPA) is an asset for a small business owner, and not just at tax time. Entrepreneurs sometimes turn to DIY methods to save money and take an active hand in running their businesses, and there are many cases in which this can work out great. Accounting is not one of them.  Small business owners are not legally required to use a professional accountant, but the financial statements and advice they [...]

Gov. Newsom Appoints Lendistry’s Stacie Olivares-Castain to Board of CalPERS

2019-08-09T16:16:21-07:00August 9th, 2019|Uncategorized|

Stacie Olivares-Castain, Chief Investment Officer California Governor Gavin Newsom announced on Thursday the appointment of Stacie Olivares-Castain, Lendistry’s Chief Investment Officer, to the California Public Employees’ Retirement System Board of Administration. With a market value of $377 billion, the California Public Employees’ Retirement System (CalPERS) is the nation’s largest public pension fund serving more than 1.9 million members in the retirement system and 1.5 million members and their families in the health [...]