Alaskans Optimistic About Economic Future

While Alaskans have tepid feelings about the current state of the economy, optimism about the future is growing. The Alaska Confidence Index (ACI) readings have been up and down on a quarter-to-quarter basis this year, but the overall trend has been positive since the first quarter of 2017. While it is still unclear when and […]

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Alaskans Advised to Use Caution When Evaluating Marijuana Investments

As marijuana business ventures become more prevalent, fraudsters may attempt to use this increased attention to convince Alaskans to invest in risky or fraudulent schemes. The Division of Banking and Securities recommends that Alaskans educate themselves about risks and potential scams before making any investments. Some common investment scams include: •Reverse merger scams: Promoters use […]

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