The New Face of NASCAR

Race, money, and politics in motor sports' fast lane

On a warm but breezy morning in Florida, Bill Lester is surrounded by a…

By Sonia Alleyne

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Let’s Make A Deal

Everything is negotiable when buying a new car

Buying a car is never easy. Any given car usually has three or four…

By T. R. Witcher

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Building A Bridge

With College Costs Rising Out Of Control And Financial Marketsin Turmoil, 529 Plans Can Save The Day–If Managed Properly

Three years ago, Robin Walker didn’t have any money invested to cover either of…

By Kelli D. Herd

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Caughtin A Storm

BLACK ENTERPRISE offers 90 selections that might be a silver liningin the dark clouds of the recent mutual fund scandals

John and Regina Baker checked with their financial adviser to make sure their funds…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Preserving Your Portfolio

Our panel of expert money managers shows you how to make sure your earnings from the current market rebound don't get washed away

It seems almost everyone has benefited from the long-awaited recovery that propelled the advance…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Taking Saving To The Next Level

Tisca Dorsey is learning how to put investment knowledge to practical use

For the past few years, Tisca Dorsey has been doing the right thing–becoming a…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Entrepreneurship Through Homeownership

Kara Turner used real estate as a foundation for her business

Five years ago, Kara Turner had to sell her home. “I loved the house,”…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Style-Eyes

Tonya Salvant changes glasses in a blink

“I’d study all night but look fashionable in the day. I’d wear the…

By Sonia Alleyne

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New Orleans’ Spice

Leah Webber knows the city's hot spots

There’s more to New Orleans than jazz music, sumptuous Creole/Cajun cuisine, and Mardi Gras.…

By Keisha Anderson

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Paper Mates

Valerian Butler Smith III on the write way

Letter writing today seems to be a dying communication and art form, but…

By Joseph Dumas

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Car Insurance

Q: My car insurance has doubled over the past few years. The company…

By Tanisha A. Sykes

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Don’t Let The Dealer Rip You Off!

Automobile scams to avoid

Did you hear the one about the woman who was all set to buy…

By Lee Anna Jackson

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Get Used To It

Gaining value from certified pre-owned vehicles

Donald Byrd was all set to buy a brand-new luxury SUV when he stepped…

By Leslie E. Royal

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Make It Happen

How two icons realized their mission–and their dream

What makes the best successful? How do they ultimately reach their goals? That’s what…

By Caroline Clarke

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A Poet’s Lament

Q: I have been searching the Web to find potential publishers of poetry.…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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It’s Nothin’ But A Number

If you don't mind your age, it won't matter

“How old would you be if you didn’t know how old you really…

By Caroline Clarke

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Slow Down–Or Life Will Catch Up To You

Curtailing stress before it leads to physical illness

Losing sleep was a small price to pay for becoming a successful filmmaker, Tchaiko…

By Keisha Anderson

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Frankly Speaking

Q: I am ready to follow my dream of becoming a professional motivational…

By Sonia Alleyne

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But Can He Count?

Make sure your CFO is a money guy

Chief financial officers and other top executives have been front and center in the…

By Laura Egodigwe

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A New Tradition

Q: I have always wanted to be a writer, and I have worked…

By Dale Coachman

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