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Blog: 10 steps to improve your cash flow

Cash flow is the lifeblood of any business, and healthy cash flow is especially important if you don’t have large cash reserves. A 2016 JPMorgan Chase Institute study found that half of all small businesses hold a cash buffer of less than one month. Read More >

California Bank & Trust Solidifies Position as "Best Bank" in Orange County with Fourth Consecutive Annual Win

For the fourth consecutive year, readers of The Orange County Register have voted California Bank & Trust (CB&T) as the county's "Best Bank." Read More >

Blog: 6 Ways Business Owners Can Help Offset Rising Health Insurance Costs

California businesses today are in a challenging position. On one hand, the cost of offering health insurance to employees is soaring. Between 2002 and 2016, health insurance premiums for family coverage in California increased by 234 percent, according to the California Health Care Foundation, with an average annual premium in 2016 of $19,608. Read More >

Blog: 12 ways to better manage your time

As a small-business owner, it seems that there's a never-ending list of items to cross off your to-do list. But since you can't add more hours to the day, maybe the answer is to make better use of the time you have. Try these ideas to increase your productivity. Read More >

California Bank & Trust Solidifies Position as "Best Bank" in San Diego with Seventh Consecutive Annual Win

For the seventh consecutive year, readers of The San Diego Union-Tribune have voted California Bank & Trust (CB&T) as the region's "Best Bank." The voting public also chose CB&T as the "Best Commercial Bank" for the fourth year in a row. Read More >

Blog: Help Safeguard Your Business From Payments Fraud

If your business is like most, payments fraud is a serious concern. A record high 74% of finance professionals reported that their organizations were victims of payments fraud in the 2017 Association for Financial Professionals Payments Fraud and Control Survey. Read More >

Blog: Keeping Up With New and Changing Regulations

Like many California businesses, yours may be constantly faced with new and changing regulations. From new California regulations about employers' use of criminal history when making employment decisions (which took effect July 1) to the possible repeal and replacement of the federal Affordable Care Act (still being debated) to a California bill that would prohibit employers from asking job applicants for their salary history (still under consideration), there’s a lot to keep up with. Read More >

How does your data storage measure up?

Virtually every business stores some sensitive information. Whether that’s information about employees, customers or your business partners, it can be devastating to lose sensitive information to a hard drive failure, security breach or any other incident. This makes it imperative that your business has proper data storage measures in place. Read More >

Blog: 4 biggest money wasters that hurt your business

In an ideal world, every dollar that goes into a business helps with the business’s long-term profitability. However, real life isn’t perfect and businesses can’t be productive 100 percent of the time. Fortunately, you can still help your bottom line by reducing or eliminating some of the biggest and most common money wasters that face businesses today. Read More >

Blog: Why should you consider trade payables financing?

Is your business a manufacturer, distributor or wholesaler? If your company buys goods, domestically or internationally, a trade payables financing program can enhance your ability to finance inventory. More access to credit for financing inventory can be especially beneficial if your business has seasonal peaks or is managing an unusually large order. Read More >