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The national average rate for 30-year mortgages fell below 6.2% in October, which…

By Donald Jay Korn

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How To Fix Your 401(k)

If your retirement plan has taken some punishing blows, these remedies can ensure that your golden years aren't tarnished

September’s attacks on the World Trade Center and the Pentagon left investors shaken and…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Reaching The Silver Screen

There are plenty of black films. The problem is getting them shown. Black filmmakers arefinally taking on the distribution challenge.

When independent filmmaker Carl Seaton raised money from investors in his native Chicago, he…

By George Alexander

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Bouncing Back

In the aftermath of the terrorist attacks, black-owned businesses learn the true meaning of crisis management as they turn losses into gains

Priscilla Johnson has always prided herself on being prepared for the unexpected. But the…

By Derek T. Dingle

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The Art Of Living Thriftily

Part of being a smart investor is adopting consumer-shopping habits to help you save money

When she was a junior in high school, Ingrid V. Sanders took a consumer…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Above Par

Before his next swing on the greens, Bushnell’s Yardage Pro Tour, a hot…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Harping On The Good News

Radio exec strikes a harmonious chord

There aren’t many who could have inspired Jeff Majors. King David, who wrote…

By Kimberly J. Hamilton

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Taking Cover

Q: Because of the recent terrorist tragedies, my husband and I have been…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Let’s Swing–Jive, Cha-Cha…

Free Website is a waltz

If you enjoy salsa, the jitterbug, and other forms of ballroom dancing but…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Looks Like A Bargain

Getting the most out of holiday sales

For more than 30 years, wife and mother Lynnette Dukes of San Antonio,…

By Leslie E. Royal

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The Inn Crowd

Don't sleep on black-owned B&Bs

A cold day spent relaxing in a bedroom tastefully decorated with antiques and Afrocentric art,…

By Lee Anna Jackson

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Traveling For The Holidays?

How to handle airport delays

Ecstatic about going home for the Christmas holiday, Brooklyn, New York, native and radio…

By Michael Bennett

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Take Your Best Shot

Actress Holly Robinson-Peete urges us to make the most of every opportunity

You’re not guaranteed anything in this business. You get this one little shot. When…

By Holly Robinson-Peete

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Step Into The Light

Do you get a little timid, scared even, when you want to approach…

By Tanisha A. Sykes

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His Head Is In The Clouds

Name: Anthony William White
Age: 25
Occupation: Client services manager- meteorologist
Location: Wayne, Pennsylvania
Duties: Interpreting short-…

By Sonja Mack

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Trouble In Paradise

Q: I worked in a building that was near the World Trade Center…

By Monique R. Brown

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Manage With Care

Strategies for helping employees triumph over tragedies

By now, you’ve heard the news. On Tuesday, September 11, 2001, terrorist attacks…

By Monique R. Brown

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‘Tis the season

Plug in, log on, go high-tech

It’s that time of year again. You’ve made your list, checked it twice–but you…

By Dale Coachman

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Under surveillance

Q: I work for a small company. Each day I check my personal…

By Dale Coachman

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Playing the X Game

Windows XP, Mac OS X, and Linux: Is your OS worth an upgrade?

The next time you walk into a computer store, look around. See where the…

By Robert S. Anthony

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