Throughout the week of Oct. 11, The Daily Transcript has been discussing how San Diego businesses are affected by banking, finance and investment markets. Today, Oct. 15, we culminate our week-long Banking, Finance & Investing feature with the Banking & Finance Quarterly Report.

  • Achieving your American Dream

    The right loan program can help San Diegans achieve the American dream of home ownership. San Diego County Credit Union offers home loan programs that meet the needs of current homeowners moving up to a more spacious home, even first-time homebuyers ready to make the leap to home ownership.

  • Top 10 facts about credit unions

    * Credit unions are not-for-profit, cooperative financial institutions, owned and controlled by the people who use its services.

  • Internet phishing scam hooks victims with e-mails

    For some time now, Internet scammers have been luring consumers into divulging their personal financial information and other sensitive data using a high-tech ruse called "phishing," and lately the number of those taking the bait is increasing at an alarming rate.

  • Investing in yourself

    Americans are saving less and spending more, a trend documented by the U.S. Commerce Department. While income has increased dramatically in the last 34 years, we are saving a smaller piece of the pie.

  • Legacy Bank: Local, personalized service; broad banking options

    In a competitive market dominated by national mega-banks, locally-owned and operated Legacy Bank offers a refreshing homegrown alternative.

  • Smaller bank, bigger service

    Nowadays it seems if one big bank is not merging with another big bank, they're consuming the smaller banks, leaving communities with super-sized institutions.

  • Making a difference one member at a time

    There are many things that make credit unions different from other financial service providers. One of these differences is our mission to assist members with their financial well being beyond simply offering low fees and great rates.

  • Bank of America announces additional 4,500 job cuts

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) said Thursday it will cut another 4,500 jobs beginning this month as a result of its merger with FleetBoston Financial Corp. and declining business in mortgages.

  • Taxes on appreciated personal residence

    Almost everyone knows the value of single-family homes has appreciated dramatically in Southern California in general and San Diego in particular. There are now a number of homeowners with highly appreciated personal residences that, if sold, would trigger gains far in excess of the $250,000 or $500,000 home sale gain exclusion.

National News

  • Bank of America announces additional 4,500 job cuts

    CHARLOTTE, N.C. -- Bank of America Corp. (NYSE: BAC) said Thursday it will cut another 4,500 jobs beginning this month as a result of its merger with FleetBoston Financial Corp. and declining business in mortgages.

Archived Reports

Banking, Finance, & Investing Week

This week-long feature takes an in-depth look at the banking, financial and investment markets affecting local businesses, as well as San Diego’s community banks, credit unions and commercial lending institutions.

Banking, Finance, & Investing Week

This week-long feature takes an in-depth look at the banking, financial and investment markets affecting local businesses, as well as San Diego’s community banks, credit unions and commercial lending institutions.

Banking, Finance, & Investing Week

This week-long feature takes an in-depth look at the banking, financial and investment markets affecting local businesses, as well as San Diego’s community banks, credit unions and commercial lending institutions.

Banking, Finance, & Investing Week

This week-long feature takes an in-depth look at the banking, financial and investment markets affecting local businesses, as well as San Diego’s community banks, credit unions and commercial lending institutions.

Banking, Finance, & Investing Week - July 2006, Thursday

All week, The Daily Transcript will take a special look at banks, credit unions, lenders, financial advisors and investors.

Banking, Finance, & Investing Week - July 2006, Wednesday

All week, The Daily Transcript will take a special look at banks, credit unions, lenders, financial advisors and investors.

Banking, Finance, & Investing Week - July 2006, Tuesday

All week, The Daily Transcript will take a special look at banks, credit unions, lenders, financial advisors and investors.

Banking, Finance, & Investing Week - July 2006, Monday

All week, The Daily Transcript will take a special look at banks, credit unions, lenders, financial advisors and investors.

Banking, Finance, & Investing Week - 2005

All week long, The Daily Transcript will take a look at San Diego's community banks, credit unions and commercial lending institutions. We'll explore such finance topics as how to value your business and how to finance small businesses. Information on initial public offerings, available capital, and real estate and personal investing will also be featured.

Banking, Finance, & Investing Week - Thursday, 2004

Throughout the week of Oct. 11, The Daily Transcript will discuss how San Diego businesses are affected by banking, finance and investment markets. Today, Oct. 14, we will focus on investing.