Day 71

The Obamas are in Europe to attend the G-20 Summit in the United Kingdom and…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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CBC Hosts TARP/TALF Access Summit

Members push for inclusion in contracts, program management

Federal Reserve Chairman Ben Bernanke participated in a closed-door meeting yesterday with members of the…

By Joyce Jones

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Make Lemonade From Lemons

Turn your investment losses into a sweet tax-time advantage

Don’t feel too bad if your basket of stocks and mutual funds turned sour last…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Answering Tough Questions, Avoiding Mistakes

Set yourself apart as the best applicant for the job

Interviewers can be tough simply because they are regular people with quirks, dislikes, pet peeves,…

By Shenelle Wallace

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Auto Industry Leaders Weigh In On Obama’s GM Strategy

Many hope Wagoner's resignation is for better, not worse

After billions of federal bailout dollars put President Barack Obama in the automobile industry’s driver’s…

By Cliff Hocker

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Day 70

After determining that General Motors had not presented a viable plan restructuring plan, Obama forced…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Whither GM?

GM, Chrysler told to restructure -- or else

In an effort to right the flailing auto industry, President Barack Obama forced out General…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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The Power of Persistence

How entrepreneurs harness resilience for success

Working for free is never fun, but it’s a big part of entrepreneurship. Marketing and…

By Heather Boerner

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Acing the Interview

Best ways to prepare for the big day

With thousands of Americans looking for work these days, knowing how to prepare for a…

By Benice Atufunwa

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Omaba on the Record: Auto Industry

One of the challenges we have confronted from the beginning of this administration is what…

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Black Media in the White House

President Obama's outreach is truly to all Americans

On Feb. 9, I achieved the career milestone of interviewing President Barack Obama — his…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Obama on the Record: Omnibus Public Lands Management Act

THE PRESIDENT: Well, thank you so much, Ken, for that extraordinary introduction and for…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Day 69

Obama’s envoy to a climate change conference in Germany pledges to “make up for lost…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Day 68

Biden arrives in Chile for the Progressive Governance conference to discuss the upcoming Summit of…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Biden on the Record: Progressive Governance Conference

VICE PRESIDENT BIDEN: Madam President, I should start by saying it’s humbling for a…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Weekly Address: Midwest Floods

Even as we face an economic crisis which demands our constant focus, forces of nature…

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Day 67

Along with Secretary of State Hillary Clinton and Defense Secretary Robert Gates, Obama announces a…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Carver Federal Savings Bank Turns 60

Bank to invest TARP capital for growth

While many large commercial banks cling to life or become engulfed by the specter of…

By Renita Burns

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Briefing on the New Strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan

MR. HAMMER: Good morning, everyone. We had a little change in the programming…

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Remarks by the President at the Installation of Attorney General Eric Holder

THE PRESIDENT: I am proud to be here today for the installation of my…

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Obama on the Record: New Strategy for Afghanistan and Pakistan

THE PRESIDENT: Good morning. Please be seated.
Before I begin today, let…

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From Bad Boy to Young Music Executive

Aaron Arnold's leap of faith led to a dream realized

Aaron Arnold, 30, founder and CEO of Music Is My Business, made that decision, leaving…

By Janell Hazelwood

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How the Recovery Act Encourages Small Businesses to Increase Hiring

Incentives include additional funding, fee reduction

The recently passed American Recovery and Reinvestment Act promises to help small businesses increase their…

By Margarette Burnette

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Day 66

Obama took his budget message directly to the people, reprising the best of his campaign…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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The Budget Battle Begins: House Committee Crafts Plan

GOP reveals 'The Republican Road to Recovery'

After a long process that began at 10:30 am on Wednesday and finished at midnight,…

By Joyce Jones

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Obama Hosts Cyber Town Hall

THE PRESIDENT: Thank you so much. Well, it is great to see all…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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$3.2 Billion in Funding for Local Energy Efficiency Improvements

Block Grants to Support Jobs, Cut Energy Bills, and Increase Energy Independence

WASHINGTON – Vice President…

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Obama on the Record: Democratic National Committee Fundraiser

THE PRESIDENT: Thank you, everybody. Thank you. (Applause.) Please,…

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Day 65

Obama pays respects to recipients of the Medal of Honor, the nation’s highest military award,…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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John Hope Franklin Dead at Age 94

Historian traced African American history from slavery to presidency

John Hope Franklin, a chronicler of history who also shaped it, died this morning from…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Salesman-in-Chief

Obama launches an aggressive campaign in fight for budget

With the intense, nonstop activity that marked his political campaign, President Barack Obama is engaged…

By Derek T. Dingle

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National Urban League Report Finds Blacks Continue to Lag

Best of times, worst of times for black America

Blacks are twice as likely as whites to be unemployed; three ties more likely to…

By Joyce Jones

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Fools Gold?

Determining if Cash4Gold is worth its weight

Out of all the cash for gold companies shilling on television, Cash4Gold has managed to…

By Renita Burns

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Obama on the Record: News Conference on the Economy

THE PRESIDENT: Hello, everybody. Please have a seat.
Good evening. Before I take…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Obama Pledges Persistence

President pledges to 'stick to it' to right the economy

Persistence. That’s the message that President Barack Obama ended with last night as he…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Day 64

Obama gave his second news conference to “update [people] on the steps we’re taking to…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Teaching Our Kids the Financial Facts of Life

Every parent wants to support his or her child’s dreams and aspirations. Most have worked…

By Earl "Butch" Graves Jr.

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Officials Announce U.S.-Mexico Border Security Policy

Administration Officials Announce U.S.-Mexico Border Security Policy: A Comprehensive Response & Commitment
Today, Department of Homeland…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Robbing Peter to Pay Paul

Protect yourself from Ponzis and other investment fraud

News about the $65 billion Ponzi scheme perpetrated by former NASDAQ chairman Bernard Madoff has…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Day 63

To address the increased level of violence along the U.S.-Mexico border, the administration announced a…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Report Alleges Wells Fargo Engaged in Discriminatory Lending

Organization asking for programs to end racial disparities

Accusations of predatory lending at Wells Fargo are making news once again. African Americans paid…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Obama on the Record: Clean Energy

Investments in Clean Energy and New Technologies

THE PRESIDENT: Thank you, Paul, for talking about the work that you’re doing at Serious…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Geithner on the Record: Toxic Assets

SECRETARY TIMOTHY GEITHNER: Thanks for coming. Nice to see you. Obviously we’re announcing this…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Treasury Fact Sheet: Public-Private Investment Program

The Financial Stability Plan – Progress So Far: Over the past six weeks, the…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Six Effective E-mail Marketing Strategies

How to get your e-mails opened, read, and acted upon

In challenging economic conditions, companies seek out the fastest, most affordable ways to reach customers.…

By Bridget McCrea

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White House Fact Sheet: Clean Energy

Today, President Obama will meet with clean energy entrepreneurs and leaders of the research…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Day 62

Making the rounds of the Sunday morning talk shows, Obama’s surrogates again beat the drum…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Day 61

In his weekly address, Obama reinforced the core principles in his budget, saying “These investments…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Weekly Address: Budget

Last week, I spent a few days in California, talking with ordinary Americans in…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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How About a Guide to Money for Us Brothas?

Men need financial education, too. Our problem: too often, we won't seek it out

It’s okay, brothas. I know what you’re thinking. You just got your copy of your…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Day 60

The president announced that he will issue federal guidelines to identify acceptable spending uses of…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Encouragement for New Entrepreneurs

Your mission: to prove your mettle in a tough economic environment

We’ve heard the numbers. For many of us, our family, friends, and colleagues are among…

By Earl G. Graves, Sr.

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Slideshow: Gadgets Good for the Globe

A look at technology for the eco-friendly electronics

If you’re looking at America’s future, you’re probably seeing green. At the center of this…

By Renita Burns

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NCNW, Ashley Stewart Campaign to Empower Black Women, Girls

Retailer opens doors as a safe haven, mentor center

Ashley Stewart began their celebration of women’s empowerment four months ahead of National Women’s History…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Black Auto Dealers Using Uncommon Tactics to Keep Doors Open

In tough economy, top companies struggling to stay afloat

Frantic acts are being played out among minority dealers across the country as they grapple…

By Josee Valcourt

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Say No to Overdraft Fees

10 Days Left to Tell Fed to Say No to Banks

Ever had to pay an additional $30 for a $5 hamburger or a $15 meal?…

By Renita Burns

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Tidjane Thiam First Black CEO of FTSE 100 Company

U.K. business leader brings international experience to post

British insurance giant Prudential P.L.C. yesterday named Finance Chief Tidjane Thiam as chief executive effective…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama on the Record: National Conference of State Legislatures

Remarks of President Barack Obama at the National Conference of State Legislatures

Over the past…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Empowerment Experiment Shines Light on Black Business Blight

Chicago couple pledges to "buy black" for 2009

Like many other blacks in Illinois who live in areas where mainstream grocery stores are…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Obama Stops by ‘Tonight Show’ During California Visit

President Barack Obama on the “Tonight Show”
Jay Leno: The 44th President of the United…

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Obama on the Record: A New Day

President Barack Obama released a special video message for all those celebrating Nowruz. Translated…

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Obama, Biden on the Record: National Conference of State Legislatures

Remarks by the Vice President and the President to Representatives of the National Conference…

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The Swearing-in of USTR Ron Kirk

Remarks by Vice President Biden at the Swearing-in of United States Representative Ron Kirk
VICE PRESIDENT…

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Day 59

While in California, the president toured the Edison Electric Vehicle Technical Center in Pomona, and…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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House Passes Greed Tax

The U.S. House of Representatives voted 328-93 today to approve a bill that taxes bonuses…

By Joyce Jones

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Obama on the Record: Costa Mesa Town Hall

It’s always nice to get out of Washington for a little while and come…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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The Cutting Edge: ‘Just in Case’ Recession Specials

Companies offer deals tailored to an uncertain job market

Yesterday, I blogged on recession-friendly deals companies are offering. But there’s more to the wave…

By Renita Burns

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From Pollution-Based to Inclusively Green

Green For All strategist: The time is now for small firms to get involved

With the American Recovery and Investment Act allotting millions of dollars in support of green-collar…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Obama on the Record: Edison Electric Vehicle Center

President Barack Obama examines hybrid vehicles during a tour of the Edison Electric Vehicle Technical…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Day 58

The president accepted blame for the bonuses paid to AIG executives with bailout funds while…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Remarks of President Barack Obama

Costa Mesa Town Hall, Orange Country, CA
It’s always good to get out of Washington…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Remarks of the President Upon Departure to California

THE PRESIDENT: We’re about — I’m about to go to California, but I wanted…

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Background on California’s Economic Situation

As the President travels to California, the Council of Economic Advisors has compiled some…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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The Cutting Edge: Recession Specials

Deals sure to be kind to your wallet

For consumers clutching their purse strings and wallets, companies are hoping to loosen that grip…

By Renita Burns

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Rebuilding Your Reputation after Redemption

Chef Jeff tells how a tarnished image can be restored

Chef Jeff Henderson has reached the heights of culinary success, having served as the executive…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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President Barack Obama’s Statement on the Budget

President Barack Obama outlines the new priorities in his budget. (Source: White House)
President Barack Obama:…

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Day 57

On St. Patrick’s Day, Obama met with the House and Senate budget committee chairmen to…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Remarks by President Obama and Taoiseach of Ireland Brian Cowen

PRESIDENT OBAMA: Hello, everybody. Happy St. Patrick’s Day.
I just want to say that we…

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Obama Announces David Hamilton for the U.S. 7th Circuit Court of Appeals

Today, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Judge David Hamilton to the…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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NAACP Expands Litigation for Discriminatory Lending

Wells Fargo, HSBC under fire for unfair practices

The NAACP filed suit against Wells Fargo and HSBC Bank USA last week, claiming black…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Biden on the Record: DNC Meeting

THE VICE PRESIDENT: Governor, thank you very much. (Applause.) Thank you all very, very…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Day 56

During a White House event for small business owners and lenders, Obama expressed outrage over…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama’s Remarks to Small Business Owners, Community Lenders, and Members of Congress

Transcript of Obama's Small Business Meeting

Remarks by the President to Small Business Owners, Community Lenders, and Members of Congress
President Barack…

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Obama Announces Intention to Nominate Daniel Rooney as Ambassador to Ireland

Today at the White House, President Barack Obama announced his intent to nominate Daniel…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Obama on the Record: Veterans Affairs

Remarks of the President at Department of Veterans Affairs
THE PRESIDENT: Thank you very much.…

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HUD Outlines Homeowners’ Rescue Plan

If you’re one of the seven to nine million homeowners whose monthly mortgage payments are…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Unlocking Credit for Small Businesses

Administration Emphasizes Recovery Efforts Already Taken by SBA to Expand Access to Capital for Small Businesses

President Obama and Secretary Geithner Announce Plans to Unlock Credit for Small Businesses
Emphasizes Recovery…

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Obama Unveils $15 Billion Small Business Plan

New Lending Strategy Will Help Unfreeze Credit Markets

President Barack Obama and Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner meet with Cynthia Blankenship, co-founder of Bank…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Day 55

The president kept a low profile as Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner and other members of…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Day 54

In his weekly address, Obama discussed the importance of safety in both food and medicine,…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Weekly Address: Food Saftey

I’ve often said that I don’t believe government has the answer to every problem…

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Day 53

The Obama administration announced that it would no longer use the phrase “enemy combatant” in…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Rep. Maxine Waters Under Scrutiny Over Bank Ties

CBC member denies she had influence in distribution of TARP funds

California Rep. Maxine Waters, a member of the House financial services committee and the Congressional…

By Joyce Jones

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1. I Will Live Within My Means

Many people get into a bad habit of spending more than they earn or spending…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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2. I Will Maximize My Income Potential Through Education and Training

How training and education can boost your earnings potential.

By Carolyn M. Brown

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3. I Will Effectively Manage my Budget, Credit, Debt, and Tax Obligations

Regardless if you earn $45,000 or hundreds of thousands of dollars a year, a budget…

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1. Make sure your investment portfolio has exposure to emerging markets like China and India. They recommend that no more than 10% of your portfolio holdings should be invested in these assets.

4. I Will Save At Least 10% of My Income

It’s not enough to just make ends meet with the salary you are earning. You…

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5. I Will Use Homeownership as a Foundation for Building Wealth

While these are uncertain economic times, financial experts agree that owning a home is still…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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6. I Will Devise an Investment Plan for My Retirement Needs and Childrens’ Education

The reality is that your chances of building wealth are optimized when you invest. It…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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7. I Will Ensure That My Entire Family Adheres to Sensible Money Management Principles

Talking about money matters at the dinner table may not have been polite conversation long…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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8. I Will Support the Creation and Growth of Minority-Owned Businesses

Disposable income in the black community is still on the rise. Black buying power today…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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9. I Will Guarantee My Wealth is Passed On To Future Generations Through Proper Insurance and Estate Planning

Let’s face it: Nobody lives forever. No matter how much you want to deny it,…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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10. I Will Strengthen my Community Through Philanthropy

Contrary to some people’s perceptions, you don’t have to have the big bucks like Oprah…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Rate of Stock Ownership Among Blacks Drops Despite Previous Growth

Experts encourage educated investing in tough economy

Recent economic woes and a slump in the stock market may contribute to an already…

By Renita Burns

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Should African Americans Invest in Stocks to Make Obama ‘Look Good?’

In a recent blog, I mentioned a rather provocative question we received from Craig Farmer,…

By John Simons

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Day 52

The White House hosted a conference on American Recovery and Reinvestment Act implementation attended by…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Excerpts from President Obama’s Remarks to the Business Roundtable

THE PRESIDENT: But the truth is that these problems in the financial markets, as…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Transcript: Obama’s Interview With Regional Reporters

THE PRESIDENT: So I usually don’t start these off with a long statement. Obviously…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Chicago’s 2016 Olympics Bid Has Black Business Owners Concerned

Companies seek policy of inclusion to share opportunities

Among Chicago’s black entrepreneurs, the Olympics is a subject that causes some uneasiness. There’s little…

By Chana Garcia

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Biden on the Record: Recovery and Reinvestment Act Implementation Conference

Opening Remarks by the Vice President at the White House Recovery and Reinvestment Act…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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AARP Names A. Barry Rand CEO

New leader has long history of social change

The AARP tapped A. Barry Rand as its new chief executive, succeeding longtime CEO William…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Medgar Evers College President Retiring

Edison O. Jackson leaves distinguished academic legacy

After 20 years, Edison O. Jackson will retire this summer as president of Medgar Evers…

By Renita Burns

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Top Discussion: Economic Recovery Implementation

Use the Money Unwisely and 'We Will Call It Out'

The American Recovery and Reinvestment Act will be a hot topic of discussion today at…

By Joyce Jones

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Day 51

Obama signed a $410 billion spending bill to keep the government running. The bill had…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama on the Record: White House Council on Women and Girls

Remarks by the President at Signing of Executive Order Creating the White House Council…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Biden on the Record: ONDCP

Remarks of the Vice President and Chief Kerlikowske on his Nomination as the new…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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The Cutting Edge: Beware of Stimulus-Related Scams

Don't get sucked in by con artists with fraudulent claims

Waiting for your cut from President Barack Obama’s $787 billion stimulus package? Well, don’t hold…

By Renita Burns

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Credit Crunch Scuttles Aqueduct Racetrack Deal for Peebles, McKissack

Loss of project leaves $370 million hole in N.Y. state budget

Unable to get financing for its $370 million development deal to produce video slot machines…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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FDIC’s New Campaign Promotes Deposit Insurance Awareness

Initiative includes Spanish calculator, PSAs targeting blacks

Anyone who banks has seen the phrase “FDIC Insured,” but to make sure that they…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Obama on Earmarks

Transcript of President Barack Obama’s Remarks on Earmark Reform
I ran for President pledging to…

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Obama Meets With U.N. Secretary General

Remarks by President Barack Obama and United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon
President Barack Obama:…

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Day 50

Education was the day’s focus, and in remarks before the Hispanic Chamber of Commerce, Obama…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Biden on the Record: NATO

REMARKS BY VICE PRESIDENT BIDEN AT PRESS CONFERENCE WITH NATO SECRETARY GENERAL JAAP DE…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Fact Sheet: Expanding the Promise of Education in America

Fact Sheet: Expanding the Promise of Education in America
“In a global economy where the…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Pitch Your Best Idea at the 2009 Elevator Pitch Competition

You could be this year's winner!

Is your business pitch on point? I mean really on point? If you took a…

By Sonja Mack

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How Online Video Can Boost Your Firm’s Bottom Line

Eight great ideas for small and midsized businesses

With the online video movement in full swing and YouTube attracting 98.9 million viewers to…

By Bridget McCrea

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Miami’s First Black City Manager Dies

Bond dealer Howard Gary succumbs to cancer

Howard Gary, prominent bond dealer and Miami’s first black city manager, died due to complications…

By Renita Burns

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RNC Chairman Has Difficult First Month

Party members say controversy distracts from GOPs message

Michael Steele’s tenure as the new—and first African American—chairman of the Republican National Committee (RNC)…

By Joyce Jones

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Diversity in Hollywood

Roundtable discussion on the success of African Americans in Hollywood.

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Day 49

Obama signs an executive order to reverse Bush administration regulations on stem cell research.
The…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama on the Record: Stem Cell Bill

REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT SIGNING OF STEM CELL EXECUTIVE ORDER AND SCIENTIFIC INTEGRITY…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Study: C-Suite Exclusion of Black Women Due to Inadequate Visibility, Networks

'Burden is on black women' to attract opportunities

As more companies are downsizing and reducing budgets, now more than ever, companies must understand…

By Dale Coachman

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Small Business Owners: Be Diligent in Filing Your Taxes This Year

Know how best to proceed to avoid costly penalties

Small business owners nationwide usually find themselves waiting with bated breath for their tax filings’…

By Aisha I. Jefferson

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Obama Lifts Ban on Stem Cell Research

Remarks by President Barack Obama at the Signing of the Executive Ordering Lifting the…

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Day 48

Obama led a Kennedy Center audience in a performance of “Happy Birthday,” capping a star-studded…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Day 47

In his weekly address, Obama acknowledged February’s unemployment report, which brought the number of jobs…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Weekly Address: Homeownership

Yesterday, we learned that the economy lost another 651,000 jobs in the month of…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Day 46

The president signed a resolution to ensure that the government continued to be funded until…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Fact Sheet: Investing in Public Safety

Obama Announces $2 billion Recovery Act 2009 Funding Allocations for State, Local Law Enforcement Assistance

Today President Barack Obama announced that Attorney General Eric Holder and the Department of…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Kennedy, Graves Honored at UNCF’s 65th Anniversary Dinner

Ones to Watch Award presented to accomplished graduates

At the United Negro College Fund’s (UNCF) 65th anniversary dinner in New York, publisher Earl…

By Marcia Wade Talbert

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Unemployment Rate Soars to 8.1%

At 651,000 Jobs Lost, Number Is Highest Level Since 1983

The unemployment rate surged to 8.1% in February, the highest since late 1983, as employers…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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People. Process. Results.

Wells Fargos Sherrie Littlejohn talks results, need for a push in technology education

Wells Fargo’s Sherrie Littlejohn talked with BlackEnterprise.com about a mantra that encourages teamwork, efficient processes,…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Day 45

President Obama hosted a healthcare reform forum, attended by congressional leaders and industry representatives. …

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Obama on the Record: Closing Remarks at Health Forum

CLOSING REMARKS BY THE PRESIDENT AT HEALTH CARE FORUM FOLLOWED BY Q&A
THE PRESIDENT: To…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Biden on the Record: Investing in Infrastructure

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act Investments

Remarks by the Vice President on Investing in Transportation Infrastructure for the 21st Century…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Obama on the Record: Health Reform

President Addresses Healthcare

Remarks of President Barack Obama at the White House Forum on Health Reform
THE PRESIDENT:…

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New York’s Green Conference Highlights

From gadgets to handbags, companies make trek to showcase their wares

Last week, New York saw two major conferences that promoted all things green for the…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Want to Save the Economy? Invest.

You�ve heard that a rebound can only occur when we return to our spend-crazy ways. But perhaps there�s another way.

You’ve heard that a rebound can only occur when we return to our spend-crazy ways.…

By John Simons

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The Cutting Edge: Filling Out Your FAFSA

Tap all resources and start early to get the funds you need

If you’re entering college for the first time next fall, or you’re a returning student…

By Renita Burns

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Day 44

Joined by campaign rival Sen. John McCain and others, Obama signed a presidential memorandum that…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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