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Consumer News/Announcements

Home Buying Tips for First-Time Buyers

June is National Homeownership Month and in celebration, we put together this list of helpful hints and resources for first-time home buyers.

DCBA Awarded for Mediation Program during L.A. County Mediation Week

The Department of Consumer and Business Affairs (DCBA) is proud to celebrate Mediation Week in the County of Los Angeles from April 4-8, 2016.

DCBA celebrates Small Business Week 2016

If you own a small business or you’re thinking about starting a business, DCBA is here to work for you. National Small Business Week takes place from May 1-7, 2016. DCBA is celebrating with two special events for entrepreneurs.