Why You Should Know the ABCs of Investing Before You Start


Financial literacy in America has long been lacking, spanning the generations. It’s well-documented the problem begins with a lack of education on personal finance in youth and extends to the autumn working years, when many people are ill-prepared for retirement. Yet, it’s never too late to address this shortfall of important knowledge, and for those trying to formulate a … [More]

Arizona Restaurant Week Dine In or Take Out, Sep 18 to 27

Rick McCartney

Arizona Restaurant Week has proven to be one of the most beloved and well-attended culinary events around the State. While it has been modified to meet new regulations due to COVID-19, Arizona Restaurant Week: Dine In or Take Out returns this fall for 10-days of culinary exploration from Friday, September 18 through Sunday, September 27. “We feel not only gratitude but also … [More]

World’s First Purpose-Built Art, Entertainment Complex, Now Open in Las Vegas


AREA15, the world’s first purpose-built experiential art and entertainment complex, opened to the public on Thursday, Sept. 17, and reservations for opening weekend were fully booked within 24 hours of being released. While AREA15 is free to enter, pre-registration and masks are required at this time to manage capacities and ensure a safe environment for all guests. The … [More]

FDIC Launches Its First-Ever Academic Challenge


The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) today announced the launch of the agency’s first-ever Academic Challenge, a competition among teams of university and college students to address questions concerning the U.S. banking sector. The topic for this inaugural challenge is “The Effects of Community Banks on Local Economic Development.” The FDIC’s Center for … [More]

Downtown Tempe’s Open-Air Market Returns for its 5th Season

Downtown Tempe Authority

This fall, the 6th Street Market in Downtown Tempe returns for its 5th season! On Sunday, October 4, 2020 from 10 a.m.-3 p.m., an array of local artists, makers and food creatives will descend to 6th Street Park to sell and showcase their work to the community. “An outdoor market is very important to the community,” Julie Kent, organizer of the 6th Street Market, said. “Now, … [More]

Barrett-Jackson Cup Competition Returns for 2021 Scottsdale Auction


Barrett-Jackson, The World’s Greatest Collector Car Auctions, announced today the return of the Barrett-Jackson Cup competition as part of the company’s 2021 Scottsdale Auction in January. The Barrett-Jackson Cup, which recognizes the talent and craftsmanship of custom car and truck builders, is a part of Barrett-Jackson’s “Road to 50” celebration. The competition will be … [More]

Registration is Now Live for EngageSpace Virtual Event


AFWERX, the U.S. Air Force’s innovation catalyst, announces registration is now live for EngageSpace virtual event. Join AFWERX, the U.S. Air Force, the U.S. Space Force and the Space Frontier Foundation for this two-day virtual event September 29-30, 2020. The online event is free and open to the public and all those interested in the industry, individual innovators, business, … [More]

Picture Show Entertainment to Re-Open Paradise Valley Mall Theatre This Weekend!

Picture Show Entertainment

Picture Show Entertainment announces the official re-opening of its Paradise Valley Mall theatre on Friday, September 11. Operating under state and local reopening guidance, Picture Show will open its doors to the public at 50% capacity.  This decision comes after months of training and implementing new procedures to keep both Picture Show employees and guests safe and … [More]

New Downtown Phoenix College IT Institute to Host (Virtual) Grand Opening Event

Phoenix College

Phoenix College is excited to join ranks with Arizona State University and the University of Arizona as it opens its first downtown Phoenix location. The grand opening will take place on Sept. 18, 2020 from 8 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. in a virtual format open to the community for live streaming. The virtual grand opening of the Phoenix College IT Institute will include remarks from … [More]

What You Need to Know About Canceling Credit Cards

Take Charge America, Inc.

Closing a rarely used credit card may sound like a good idea, but it’s not as simple as some people may think. “Many don’t realize that closing a credit card can negatively impact their credit scores in the short term,” said Michael Sullivan, a personal financial consultant with Take Charge America, a national nonprofit credit counseling and debt management agency. … [More]