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Spendwith Is Allowing You to Become An Investor

Not only is the company allowing its users to spend with culturally relevant companies, but…

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When a Relative Dies and You Can’t Afford the Funeral

The Money Coach tells you what to do if a relative passes away and the burial costs are out of your budget

Money Coach Lynnette Khalfani-Cox tells you what to do if a relative passes away and…

By Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

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WealthyLife CEO Angel Rich Teaches You Finance Through Gamification

Reducing global poverty and creating generational wealth through mobile app games

WealthyLife’s mission is to help reduce global poverty and create generational wealth through mobile app…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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45 Great Moments in Black Business – No. 32: Black-Owned Investment Bank Smashes Multibillion-Dollar Corporate Finance Barrier

Finance whiz demonstrate black firms can produce superior performance on Wall Street

John O. Utendahl, a 36-year-old Columbia University MBA and former bond trader for venerable financial…

By Derek T. Dingle

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African American Business Magnate Joins Senator on Mission to Maximize Our 401(k)s

Two African Americans leaders seek to bolster retirement saving options

About 14 million Americans on average change jobs each year, with about 40% them opting…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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podcast

5 Methods to Monetize Your Podcast

Podcasting is a multimillion-dollar industry. Here's how to get in on the action

Whether you have a well-produced podcast or are planning to launch one with the end…

By Selena Hill

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Four Ways to Build a Stronger, More Secure Financial Future

It's never too late to get financially fit

People with financial goals are four times more likely than those with no goals to…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Meet the Women Who Are Focused on Fixing Credit in the Black Community

The push for economic equality is real and continues on

Passionate, driven, determined, focused; these are just some of the words that describe The National…

By Ashley M Fox

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financial mistakes

3 Monumental Financial Mistakes People Make Before They Turn 50

The saying that youth is wasted on the young may be especially true when it comes to saving for retirement

“Too many people wait way too long to start thinking about how much they will…

By Selena Hill

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avoid debt

College Teaches Young Men a Trade—and Helps Them Avoid Debt

Williamson College of the Trades an attractive option for those who like to work with their hands

I recently learned about a school that I wish I’d known about years ago: Williamson…

By Robin White Goode

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3 Reasons Why Everyone Should Have a Side Hustle

Solid advice on mastering the side hustle

Although it ‘s probably one of the hardest things you’ll ever do in your life,…

By Kandia Johnson

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Financial Writer and Expert Jennifer Streaks on Smart Money Moves

The acclaimed financial adviser on your best personal finance strategy

Financial writer and expert Jennifer Streaks lends her insight into the smartest personal finance moves…

By Samara Lynn

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Budget

How To Eliminate Expenses In Every Budget Category

Heres how to get your monthly expenses and budget under control

If you want to improve your personal finances, whether that means paying off your debts,…

By Selena Hill

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unapologetic

Everyone Has a Story, Here’s How to Monetize It

What are you waiting for?

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Authenticity is the new currency in business so if you’re looking to advance…

By Kandia Johnson

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Digital Gold: The ABCs of Bitcoin

Bitcoin expert Edwardo Jackson on how the digital currency can create black wealth

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“People liken it to digital gold,” says Edwardo Jackson, an author, entrepreneur, and…

By Samara Lynn

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Bank Black

Why the Bank Black Movement Is Essential to Small Businesses

Black banks have historically been a staple in communities of color and continue to support entrepreneurs and those turned away by large banks

At the 2017 Entrepreneurs Summit, a panel of bank owners and professionals discussed the #BankBlack…

By Selena Hill

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Six Things You Need to Know Now Before Buying or Selling a Home

Don't go into the deal blind

With homes now being purchased at a bustling pace, there are many signs that point…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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The Big Question for Trump’s Tax Cut Plan: How Will the Tab Be Covered?

While Trump's proposed plan for tax reform does have the potential to aid the economic development of small businesses, exactly how these cuts will be paid for still remains unclear

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If approved, President Trump’s tax cut plan could bear an eye-popping price tag.…

By Jeffrey McKinney

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10 Ways Anyone Can Save Money in College

Jar budgets, student discounts and more strategies.

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Today, it is imperative for students to graduate college with the least amount…

By Kevin Y. Brown

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student loans

The Financial Impact of Borrowing Student Loans

Before taking out student loans of any kind, understand the basic terms and conditions you would be agreeing to, should you accept this commitment

Currently, student loan debt has surpassed credit card debt in this country. The nation’s student…

By Jessica Brown

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How To

Equifax hack

After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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