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Invest That Tax Refund In Yourself

What is your largest asset? It’s your ability to earn a living!


People walk by JP Morgan Chase & Company headquarters in New York, August 14, 2013. (EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images)

Public Employee Pensions Gets $299M In JPMorgan Chase Settlement

JP Morgan Chase & Co. will pay nearly $300 million to California’s public employee and teacher pension funds as part of a settlement related to mortgage-related investments.


California Gov. Jerry Brown (Max Whittaker/Getty Images)

Gov. Brown, California Business Leaders Begin China Trade Mission

Gov. Jerry Brown started a week-long trade mission to China on Monday, along with several California business leaders, to seek investments that will benefit the state.


San Francisco City Hall (Justin Sullivan/Getty Images)

Grand Jury Finds San Francisco’s Pension Investments Too Risky

A grand jury said San Francisco’s pension fund investments were too risky.


BART station (CBS)

Federal Transportation Official Calls For More Investment In Bay Area

Peter Rogoff toured BART’s maintenance yard in Hayward and said it’s increasingly important to continue to invest in transit infrastructure.



ConsumerWatch: ‘Slow Money’ Investing Gains Followers

Anger directed at Wall Street is also stoking a new philosophy of investing called “Slow Money.”



Saratoga Lawyer Convicted Of Defrauding Investors $1.1M

A Saratoga lawyer who ran two investment funds was convicted of wire fraud in federal court in San Francisco Wednesday in connection with a scheme to defraud investors of $1.1 million.


Gov. Jerry Brown

Report Reveals Personal Wealth Of Gov. Brown

Financial disclosure forms released Thursday show Gov. Jerry Brown and his wife, former Gap Inc. executive Anne Gust Brown, have real estate and stock holdings potentially worth millions of dollars.

CBS San Francisco–03/03/2011


Peninsula School Districts Sue County Over Investment Losses

12 Peninsula school districts are suing San Mateo County in an effort to recuperate $20 million in investments the schools lost when Lehman Brothers collapsed in September 2008.

CBS San Francisco–01/06/2011