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flight

3 Money and Time Saving Things I Wish I Knew Before My Flight Was Cancelled

At some point, we’ll all have to deal with it, so here are the money…

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Cadillac

Cadillac’s Global President: Recharging the Once-Storied Brand

BE asked Johan de Nysschen, Global President for the General Motors Brand Cadillac, about the…

By Brian Armstead

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simple tips

4 Tips to Help You Manage Your Money

Stay frugal, no matter how special the occasion may be

The price for this upscale ’do? More than $100—when I usually pay just $35, including…

By Robin White Goode

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money experts

Twitter VIPs: 8 Money Experts to Follow to Upgrade Your Finances

Add these superstars to your "Get My Money Right" list for financial freedom

Fifty-five percent of African Americans spend an hour on social media a day. Why not…

By Janell Hazelwood

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debt

Keeping Millennials Out of Debt

Stopping burdensome college student loan debt before you even get started

Students and graduates in the U.S. have a combined student loan debt of $1.3 trillion.…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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real estate

3 Ways to Make Money in Real Estate That You Never Knew…Until Now

Learn how to increase your monthly income by an extra $2-$3k in as little as 10 hours per week by using these three key niches

When most people think of real estate they automatically think of property flipping and/or working…

By Cameka Smith

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make money

When Your House Pays Your Monthly Car Payment

Your house can be used as a "bank" for extra income

Discover how to use your home the smart way and make money from it. These…

By Maryann Reid

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economic shift

Investor Roundtable Focuses on Creating Economic Shift for POC

Head and Heart Philanthropy's goal is to create a well-manufactured ecosystem.

Over the past week, Head and Heart Philanthropy got together to discuss how they could…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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say never

6 Reasons to Say ‘Never’ When It Comes to Your Money

For most things in life, you should never say never. But there are some things you should never do with your money.

For most things in life, you should never say never. However, there are some things…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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money lessons

Money Lessons for Kids: An Action Plan for Parents

Certified financial planner Ernest Burley Jr. provides an excellent guide for parents who want to teach smart money lessons to their kids

Money Management From Grad School to Grad School by Ernest Burley Jr. provides key principles…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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tax refund

Here Are 4 Smart Ways to Use Your Tax Refund

Let’s leave bad financial habits in the year 2016, and let’s prepare our minds and bank accounts for a better 2017

It’s important to not spend your entire tax refund. You must have a plan in…

By Ashley M Fox

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Money Right

5 Ways to Get Your Money Right for the New Year

If your goal is to have more wealth at the end of 2017 than you did at the start of the year, here are five simple ways to achieve this

Get your money right for the new year with a few simple, easy to follow…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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she makes more money

She Makes More. Can You Handle It?

Can love survive when she makes more money than he does? Sure it can. Here's how

Husbands, we said we’d love her for richer or poorer. But for many of us,…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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stressed

Dealing With Money Mistakes: Learn, Do Better, and Keep It Moving

Stay focused and get back on track

Everyone, including the wealthiest people, makes money mistakes. Don’t let that discourage you from continuing…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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get taken

‘Tis Better to Give, But Don’t Get Taken

Here's how to avoid getting ripped off by fake, incompetent, or crooked charities during the holiday season

Peak season for legitimate charities is also prime time for fund-raising scams.

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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sale

If Everything Was On Sale, Why Are You Broke?

No matter what the commercials say, you can't spend your way to savings, even if everything is on sale. Remember this during big shopping seasons

No matter what the commercials say, you can’t spend your way to savings. I repeat,…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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reality check

5 Reality Checks You Must Face to Fix Your Finances

One of the challenges of financial education is trying to get through to people who think the rules of smart money management do not apply to them.

Time to get real: You are NOT the exception to the rules of building wealth.

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Is Your Financial Mindset About Prosperity—Or Lack?

If you are constantly struggling to reach your financial goals, you may need to change the way you think about money.

Your financial mindset matters, because it shapes your financial habits and the outcomes they produce.

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Retirement

National Retirement Security Week: 3 Habits of Successful Retirees

Three ways to help alleviate concerns that flow across generational lines about enjoying a secure retirement

Making sure you have enough money in retirement is a huge challenge these days especially…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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close the bank

Protect Your Wealth: Close the Bank of Mom and Dad

It is likely time to close the bank of Mom and Dad

Do your adult children still rely on you to finance their lives and lifestyles? It…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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How To

manage

Ask Sheree: How to Manage an Overload of Work

It is very common for a busy professional to feel overwhelmed with their job commitments…

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podcast

How to Watch Black Enterprise’s New Tech Podcast on Any Device

Tune into Black Enterprise’s BE The Code podcast hosted by Sequoia Blodgett for all the…

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