Enjoy California's Waterways Safely
Summer means swimming but make sure you are safe when you go to the lake or river! The Department of Water Resources created a Water Safety Program to raise awareness of how you and your family can stay water safe.Water Safety Resources
Top 10 Farmers’ Markets
California has outstanding farmers’ markets all over the state. Here is a handpicked selection to add to your travels.Explore
Be Prepared for Wildfire
The hot, dry conditions of summer give rise to California's peak wildfire season, with the danger lasting well into fall. Here are some resources from CalFire to learn about fire preparedness, statistics and up-to-date information on current incidents:
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Largest Economy in the World
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California has millions of dollars that may belong to you!
Under the state’s Unclaimed Property Law, holders such as financial institutions, corporations, business associations, and insurance companies report and submit unclaimed property (e.g., bank accounts, stocks, bonds, uncashed checks, and safe deposit box contents) to the State Controller’s Office when there has been no activity on an account for three years. Property can be claimed directly by the owner or heir without any service charge or filing fee.