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California Bank & Trust Voted "Best Bank" in Orange County for Third Consecutive Year

California Bank & Trust (CB&T) has been voted “Best Bank” by the readers of The Orange County Register. This marks the third consecutive year CB&T has taken top honors as “Best Bank” in Orange County. The Orange County Register’s “Best of Orange County” Readers Poll is an annual survey in which readers vote for their favorite businesses and services in more than 75 categories, ranging from entertainment to finance.

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Blog: 8 tips to create a successful promotion and boost sales

Black Friday is retail's biggest day — consumers spent $70.5 billion on the Friday after Thanksgiving in 2015, an average of $403.35 per shopper, according to Statistic Brain. But bargain hunters also recognize that Black Friday isn't their only option; they also spent more than $2 billion on Cyber Monday last year. Read More >

Zions Bancorporation Reports Third Quarter 2016 Financial Results

SALT LAKE CITY, October 24, 2016 – Zions Bancorporation ("Zions" or "the Company") today reported net earnings applicable to common shareholders for the third quarter of 2016 of $117 million, or $0.57 per diluted common share, compared to net earnings applicable to common shareholders of $91 million, or $0.44 per diluted common share, for the second quarter of 2016 and $84 million, or $0.41 per diluted common share, for the third quarter of 2015. Read More >

Blog: Expanding opportunities for women and business

What type of American businesses combined exceed the gross domestic product (GDP) of Brazil, Canada and South Korea — or the combined market capitalization of Apple, Microsoft, GE, Google and Sony? If you answered, "women-owned businesses in the United States," head to the front of the class! More than one-third (36.3 percent) of privately held businesses in the United States are now owned by women, up from 28.8 percent in 2007, according to the U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA). Read More >

California Bank & Trust Voted "Best Bank" in San Diego for Sixth Consecutive Year

California Bank & Trust (CB&T) has been voted “Best Bank” and “Best Commercial Bank” by the readers of The San Diego Union-Tribune. San Diego’s Best Union-Tribune Readers Poll is an annual survey in which readers vote for their favorite businesses and services in more than 175 categories, ranging from entertainment to finance. Read More >

Blog: Is government contracting right for you?

According to USASpending.gov, the government purchased nearly $440 billion in goods and services from the private sector in 2015. From construction to computer systems, supplies and commodities, the government has a wide range of needs to support its many agencies and if your business can meet the demand, there may be a great opportunity for profit. Read More >

Blog: How to encourage financial wellness in the workplace

You're probably well aware of how Facebook, personal emails and water cooler conversation can distract employees from their jobs. But the biggest distraction may have nothing to do with social media or socializing in any form — it has to do with money. Multiple studies have found financial stress to be one of the biggest workplace distractions for employees, particularly millennials. Read More >

Blog: 6 traits Olympians and small business owners share

If you watched any of the recent Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro, you know how inspiring the personal stories of Olympians can be. They’ve worked hard, stayed passionate and focused, overcome obstacles and beat the odds to live out their dreams. Successful small business owners have done the same. Read More >

Blog: 5 ways to generate leads during the off-season

Your off-season is a perfect time to gear up your marketing efforts to put your business in a position for greater success when the peak season begins again. Your goal is twofold: 1) be sure customers from this year's peak season remember you next year and 2) attract new customers. But be forewarned — some steps need to be taken during your busy season to maximize the effectiveness of your efforts. Here's a guide. Read More >

Blog: The benefit of investing in employees' education

With the convergence of two trends - the rising cost of higher education and tough competition for employees with certain skill sets - your company may be considering the addition of a tuition assistance program to your employee benefits package. For many companies, it's a smart move that can pay off with a more skilled, loyal and motivated workforce. Read More >