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Santa Monica

The City of Santa Monica has contracted with DCBA to enforce their ordinance which includes a wage increase, paid sick leave, and more.

Adapt and grow

We can help your business during the minimum wage increases. SBI can help you save money, make money and grow your business.

Immigration Fraud

Learn how to avoid scams that may hurt your chances of immigrating lawfully.

Enriching Lives

"I couldn't have done it without you. I got support, commitment, and reliability from the DCBA." - Barbara Clark, Los Angeles

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Consumer News/Announcements

Recognize the Signs of a Sweetheart Scam

Looking for love online? Guard your heart and your wallet by following our tips.

Shop Safe and Wisely this Holiday Season

Making a list and checking it twice? Whether shopping online or in store, we're here to help you protect your personal information and follow good financial habits that can help you year round.

Los Angeles County Departments Recognized for Contracting with Certified Small Businesses

Los Angeles County departments have taken a big step toward strengthening the region’s certified small businesses through contracting opportunities.