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Alfred Angelo customers: Take Action to Protect Your Purchases

Bridal dress retailer Alfred Angelo, which has two Los Angeles County locations, unexpectedly closed all of its stores recently. If you are a current customer of Alfred Angelo stores, you can take action to protect your purchases.

DCBA Celebrates Month of the Military Consumer

If you are a servicemember, you will often face unique financial and personal challenges. DCBA is committed to serving the needs of military consumers during the "Month of the Military Consumer."

Contracting Connections Program Helps Small Businesses Certify, Connect, and Grow

Want to sell your goods or services to Los Angeles County? We're buying! The County has set a goal to increase the number of contracts awarded to small businesses.