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San Diego’s Axos Bank Named Best Checking Account and Best Online Bank

San Diego’s Axos Bank Named Best Checking Account and Best Online Bank

Axos Bank San Diego Local Business Scoop

San Diego – based Axos Financial, Inc., parent of Axos Bank, announced today that Axos Bank has been named as having one of the “Best Checking Accounts” in America, as well as being one of the “Best Online Banks,” by personal finance website MyBankTracker.com.

“We don’t charge monthly maintenance fees, we reimburse all ATM fees and, being a digital bank, we are able to adapt to our customers’ needs and innovate faster than a traditional bank. I think that’s why we’re continually recognized as being one of the best banks for consumers in America.”

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When I Met Ben & Jerry Dishing Out Samples in Pacific Beach

When I Met Ben & Jerry Dishing Out Samples in Pacific Beach

Not sure why, but this morning I was just thinking about the time in the mid-1980s when I met two hippies in Pacific Beach who were giving out free ice cream samples out of their old, blue milk truck. Their names were Ben and Jerry – Ben Cohen and Jerry Greenfield. Ben and Jerry were/are… Continue Reading

San Diego-based Axos Bank to Acquire 25,000 Accounts,  $225 million in Deposits from MWA Bank

San Diego-based Axos Bank to Acquire 25,000 Accounts, $225 million in Deposits from MWA Bank

Axos Bank, the banking subsidiary of Axos Financial, Inc., announced that it has signed a deposit assumption agreement to acquire approximately $225 million of deposits, including approximately $194 million of checking, savings and money market accounts and $31 million of time deposits, from MWABank. Axos is not assuming any assets, employees or branches in this… Continue Reading

San Diego’s Daybreak Games Announces New Video Game PlanetSide Arena

San Diego’s Daybreak Games Announces New Video Game PlanetSide Arena

New Massive Sci-fi Arena Shooter to Feature Match-Based PvP Combat, Class-Based Gameplay and Unique Seasonal Progression Mechanics Launches for Windows PC on January 29, 2019 San Diego-based Daybreak Games, a creator of multiplayer online worlds, today announced PlanetSide Arena, a new multiplayer sci-fi shooter set to release on Steam for Windows PC on Jan. 29, 2019. Featuring a… Continue Reading

SpotHero for Business and BCD Travel Announce New Partnership at GBTA 2018

SpotHero for Business and BCD Travel Announce New Partnership at GBTA 2018 New SpotHero integration into SolutionSource marketplace makes it easier for business travelers to find and reserve parking SpotHero for Business, a corporate parking reservation service, and BCD Travel, a global travel management company, have announced a partnership at GBTA (the Global Business Travel Association)… Continue Reading

Got Travel?  GBTA – Global Business Travel Association Convenes in San Diego

Got Travel? GBTA – Global Business Travel Association Convenes in San Diego

GBTA Convention 2018 Exhibitor Profiles The GBTA Global Business Travel Association Convention takes place 11 – 15 August, 2018 at the San Diego Convention Center in America’s Finest City.  Bellevue Business Journal Publisher Joe Kennedy will be onsite for much of the event, so check back here to find out about all the big new… Continue Reading

Extreme Sailing Series in San Diego For The Second Time

Extreme Sailing Series in San Diego For The Second Time

Extreme Sailing Series™ returns to San Diego, CA, for the second year, from 18-21 October. The only US stop on the action-packed seven-Act global tour will play host to a fleet of elite-level international sailing teams, including one USA squad, in an event presented by SAP, all racing in identical flying hydrofoil catamarans: GC32. Extreme Sailing Series™… Continue Reading

Green Flash Brewing Co. 8th Annual Treasure Chest Program

Green Flash Brewing Co. 8th Annual Treasure Chest Program

Green Flash Brewing Co. announced plans for its 8th Annual “Treasure Chest Beer + Food Fest,” a rare-beer and food pairing festival taking place on Sunday, Sept. 30 at its brewery and tasting room in San Diego. Treasure Chest is an annual event to raise money for breast cancer charities. This year, Green Flash will… Continue Reading

Illumina Reports Second Quarter Financial Results For Fiscal Year 2018

Illumina, Inc.  announced on July 30 its financial results for the second quarter of fiscal year 2018. Illumina Reports Second Quarter Financial Results For Fiscal Year 2018 Second quarter 2018 results: Revenue of $830 million, a 25% increase compared to $662 million in the second quarter of 2017 GAAP net income attributable to Illumina stockholders… Continue Reading

Mayor Faulconer Sweeping Reforms in San Diego Public Utilities Department Following Independent Audits

Mayor Faulconer Sweeping Reforms in San Diego Public Utilities Department Following Independent Audits

Mayor Faulconer Pushing for Sweeping Reforms in San Diego Public Utilities Department Following Independent Audits. Analysis Finds Less Than One Percent of 2017 Bills Issued Incorrectly, but Changes Still Needed in Quality Control, Customer Service and Meter Reading Oversight Mayor Faulconer Wants Sweeping Reforms in San Diego Public Utilities Department Following Independent Audits Following a rise… Continue Reading