Coronavirus Fears Impacting Shipping Business At Port Of OaklandThe coronavirus outbreak is affecting business around the world with the Port of Oakland here in the Bay Area just starting to feel the impact.
Chase X Essence Presents Currency Converstions To Raise Financial LiteracyJP Morgan Chase's La Sandra Hunt and Kimberly Nash talk to Black Renaissance about the next in a series of Currency Conversations to help woman raise their financial literacy.
Fed Chairman: Facebook's Cryptocurrency Libra 'Raises Many Serious Concerns'The Federal Reserve has set up a working group to evaluate Facebook's Libra cryptocurrency, Chairman Jerome Powell told the House Financial Services Committee during his testimony Wednesday.
Android Creator Andy Rubin Accused Of Cheating Wife Out Of Millions Of DollarsAndy Rubin, a former Google executive who created the Android operating system, has been accused of cheating his wife out of millions of dollars, according to court documents unsealed on Tuesday.
Facebook Announces Plans To Launch Digital Currency 'Libra' Next YearFacebook is unveiling plans to create a new digital currency similar to Bitcoin for global use.
Facebook Giving Raises To Contractors Doing Psychologically Taxing WorkFacebook is raising how much it pays U.S. contractors who do some of its most taxing work, including watching violent and other objectionable material for possible removal from the service.
Essence Launches 'Currency Conversations' To Help Black Women Achieve Financial SuccessEssence Magazine has teamed up with Chase Bank to launch a series of 'Currency Conversations' to help black women across America achieve financial success.
Wells Fargo Giving $2M Grant To Oakland-Based Small Business LenderWells Fargo will be giving a $2 million grant to Oakland-based small business lender on Monday morning, according to bank officials.
System Error To Blame For California Tax Refund Problem For 23,000 ResidentsTax day has come and gone, but thousands of California taxpayers may still have to do a little adjusting due to an error by the state.
San Jose Explores Creating Its Own Community BankThe city of San Jose is looking into the possibility of creating its own community bank, which would mostly be used for business services like paying contractors.
Controller: $770 Million In Cash Unclaimed By CaliforniansState Controller Betty Yee announced Tuesday that her office is safeguarding nearly $770 million in unclaimed cash belonging to Californians and is urging owners to take steps to retrieve it.
Police: Suspects Run Over Woman With Car During Fight To Steal $75,000the woman had just withdrawn $75,000 from the bank for their local check cashing business when she was ambushed by a thief who tried to rip her purse away.
Software Developers And Dentists Top List Of Best Jobs In U.S.According to U.S. News & World Report's annual list of the 100 best jobs in America, software developers topped the list with a median salary of $100,080 and over 250,000 projected jobs available this year.
Man Loses $1,300 In Supermarket, Good Samaritan Returns ItA good Samaritan in Florida made this year's Fourth of July celebration unforgettable after returning $1,300 to a man who lost it in a local supermarket.
Job Openings Matches Number Of Unemployed For First Time In DecadesAccording to a new report from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, employers were advertising openings for 6.55 million positions in March. The May 8 release adds that 6.59 million Americans were unemployed at that time