BlackEnterprise.com TopHat
  • Home
  • Money
  • Career
  • Small Business
  • Technology
  • Lifestyle
  • News
  • Photos
  • Videos
  • Magazine
  • TV Shows
  • Events

BE NEXT TV

SPONSORED LINKS

Gen Y Capital Partne...

Young entrepreneurs are the future of an American economy in dire need of recovery. But how can enterprising young people make their business dreams come true when they’re saddled with record amounts of student loan debt? Scott D. Gerber, founder and president of the Young Entrepreneur...

Understanding Obama&...

Say what you will about President Obama but, at least in this case,  he recognizes a true crisis when he sees one. Student loan debt is at its highest level ever and the delinquency rate is higher than that of credit cards. So when people call the student loan debt problem a...

What Issues Should O...

Young adults were one of President Obama’s biggest voting blocks during the 2008 election. They turned out in record numbers and 68% of  the young voters chose Obama over McCain. But in 2011 with unemployment still high, the economy on the verge (or in the midst) of a “double-dip...

3 Huge Problems With...

Student loan debt is often the bane of a young professional’s existence. An extremely competitive job market and an ailing economy make graduate and post-graduate degrees necessities but  the debt we incur while getting our educations puts us in the financial hole for years after our...

Economista: 5 Strate...

Yesterday I had the opportunity to appear on WEAA 88.9 FM’s Wealthy Lifestyle Radio with financial coach Deborah Owens. Though the segment was based on a story I’d written about microloans, Owens and I got into an interesting discussion about developing a college aid strategy....

Economista: Micro-lo...

Yes, even I am haunted by the wretched specter of student loan debt. While I was fortunate enough to ensure my nearly $20,000 in student loans were all from the government, I have many friends who aren’t nearly as fortunate. If you’ve followed my blog you know I’m on a mission to help...

Managing Credit: Kee...

As students head off to college for the first time or prepare for their fall return, there’s one thing can be certain will be absent from campus this year; solicitation from credit card issuers. The final components of the White House’s “CARD Act” took effect last Wednesday. Major...