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SF Nonprofit News Venture Hires CEO, Editor Warren Buffett Says Gen Re Settlement Is Fitting Witness Tells Of Shooting In Abortion Slaying Case Opening Statements Begin In Abortion Slaying Trial Opening Statements Set In Abortion Slaying Trial Unemployment Rose In 43 States Last Month Hannah Kearney Clijsters Out, Henin Advances At Aussie Open Senate Votes For Faster Tax Breaks For Haiti Gifts EA Sports Head: Tiger Woods Games Had Strong Year Stuck Gas Pedal Causes 2nd Major Toyota Recall AMD Posts A Profit, Thanks To $1.25B Intel Payment Sector Snap: Coal Stocks Tumble Hannah Kearney, Shannon Bahrke, Heather McPhie Google Shows Renewed Vigor With Robust 4Q Results Wis. Senate Passes Bill To Keep Contracts In US Cohen Brings Down House In First Show Since ’06 Politics Of Terrorism Emerge Anew In Election Year Rihanna To Perform ‘Stranded’ In Haiti Telethon Tigers Slugger Cabrera Treated For Alcoholism Full Schedule Of Flights Resume At Sky Harbor Rent-A-Husband Owner Arraigned In Maine For Fraud As Wall Street Defers Bonuses, Others Suffer 4 Countries Clear Hurdle For Non-Latin Web Names TD Bank To Expand Into Rhode Island About 600 Car Dealers Try To Get Businesses Back Time Warner Cable Offering Free Calls To Haiti Lawmakers Ask For Review Of AIG Bailout 3 World Champs Headline US Nordic Combined Team Kitty Kelley Bio On Winfrey Coming In April NASCAR To Relax In Effort To Energize Sport Microsoft Fixes Browser Flaw Used In Google Breach Beyonce, Madonna Join Telethon; DiCaprio Gives $1M Nobel Prize-winning Scientist Nirenberg Dies At 82 Tiffany & Co. Boosts Dividend, Resumes Buybacks More State Furloughs Could Be Coming In Georgia Vonn Wins Super-G And Reclaims Overall Lead Study: 1 In 5 Workers Underemployed In South Tenn. ND College Presidents Defend Tuition Discounts Agriculture Futures Trade Higher On The CBOT GOP’s 41st Senator Gets Movie Star’s Greeting Businesses, Unions Freed To Spend Big On Elections Recall News Clinton Urges China To Investigate Google Case Jet Diverts To Philly Over Teen Passenger’s Prayer Bloomies On A Budget Coming To The Outlet Mall Target To Renovate Stores, Open Fewer In 2010 UK Opposition Say Sharp Cuts To Diplomacy Planned Schweitzer Wants MT Oil On Canadian Pipeline Goldman Earns Record $4.79B In Q4, Cuts Bonus Pool Obama Health Plan In Doubt As Dems Reject Fast Fix ‘Avatar’ Gets 8 Noms For British Film Awards Obama Bank Plan Uncertainty Weighs On Markets BE Next: Making the January 2010 Cover Get a Jump on the Tax Man Apocalypse Then A Healing Touch The Legal Face of Diversity Where To Invest In 2010 BE Next: The New Generation of Risk-Takers and Dealmakers 5 Ways to Reduce Debt BE Next 2010: Blazing a Path to Success BE Next 2009: Where Are They Now? Who Wants to Be a Landlord? Seeking the Sweet Spot Hunting Season Do You NO? The Ex(pectation) Factor Free and Low-Cost Resources to Help College Students Stay Afloat Slash Your College Prep Expenses Image Innovator A New Agenda for Small Business? Ready, Set, Grow West African Treats The Y(awn) Generation? I Beg To Differ Natural Born Hustler Are You Properly Insured? How to Close the Savings Gap This Old House Step It Up Decisions, Decisions Survivor’s Guilt? Rethink Your Retirement Plan Private Lenders Up in Arms Over Student Loan Bill Bits & Bytes What You Sow When the Killer Is Not So Silent Five Ways to Cut Wedding Costs Clear the Way The Winner’s Circle Relief for Student Loan Borrowers Money Planner for Teens When Applying to College, Branding Is Key Uh-Oh, I Can’t Repay My Student Loans Not All Honorees Get Awards The Cutting Edge: Next on Deck The Young & The Restless Business Without Borders 1. I Will Live Within My Means The Cutting Edge: Filling Out Your FAFSA The Cutting Edge: Lost Your Job? Find Out Who’s Hiring Northwestern University Investing as a College Student The Cutting Edge: Back to School White Schools, Black Advocates How to Stand Out on Your College Application The Young And The Restless

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SF Nonprofit News Venture Hires CEO, Editor

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — A new nonprofit media group created to cover San Francisco Bay…

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Warren Buffett Says Gen Re Settlement Is Fitting

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Warren Buffett said Thursday he has no problem with the $92.2…

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Witness Tells Of Shooting In Abortion Slaying Case

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — A woman tells jurors in the trial of a man accused…

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Opening Statements Begin In Abortion Slaying Trial

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Opening statements have begun in the trial of the man who…

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Opening Statements Set In Abortion Slaying Trial

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) — Dr. George Tiller gathered with supporters in a tent outside his…

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Unemployment Rose In 43 States Last Month

WASHINGTON (AP) — Unemployment rates rose in 43 states last month, the government said Friday,…

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Hannah Kearney

Hannah Kearney competes in the ladies’ qualifying run during freestyle World Cup skiing in Wilmington,…

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Clijsters Out, Henin Advances At Aussie Open

MELBOURNE, Australia (AP) — The much-anticipated potential quarterfinal between the back-from-retirement Belgians dissolved in 52…

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Senate Votes For Faster Tax Breaks For Haiti Gifts

WASHINGTON (AP) — Taxpayers will be able to write off charitable donations to Haiti earthquake…

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EA Sports Head: Tiger Woods Games Had Strong Year

NEW YORK (AP) — Electronic Arts says its Tiger Woods game franchise grew over the…

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Stuck Gas Pedal Causes 2nd Major Toyota Recall

NEW YORK (AP) — Toyota Motor Corp. built its reputation in the U.S. as a…

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AMD Posts A Profit, Thanks To $1.25B Intel Payment

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Advanced Micro Devices Inc. posted its first quarterly profit in three…

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Sector Snap: Coal Stocks Tumble

NEW YORK (AP) — Concerns about China taking measures to slow down its economy and…

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Hannah Kearney, Shannon Bahrke, Heather McPhie

Ladies’ moguls winner Hannah Kearney, center, silver-medalist Shannon Bahrke, left, and bronze-medalist Heather McPhie celebrate…

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Google Shows Renewed Vigor With Robust 4Q Results

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — Google Inc. appears to have regained its financial stride after wobbling…

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Wis. Senate Passes Bill To Keep Contracts In US

MADISON, Wis. (AP) — The state Senate has passed a bill that would require most…

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Cohen Brings Down House In First Show Since ’06

SPOKANE, Wash. (AP) — Eyebrows raised when Sasha Cohen announced last spring that she was…

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Politics Of Terrorism Emerge Anew In Election Year

WASHINGTON (AP) — Terrorism is creeping back to the forefront of the American mindset, creating…

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Rihanna To Perform ‘Stranded’ In Haiti Telethon

OSLO (AP) — Rihanna says she will perform a new song called “Stranded” with rapper…

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Tigers Slugger Cabrera Treated For Alcoholism

DETROIT (AP) — Instead of honing his swing this offseason, Miguel Cabrera focused on getting…

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Full Schedule Of Flights Resume At Sky Harbor

PHOENIX (AP) — Flights into and out of Phoenix Sky Harbor International Airport have resumed…

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Rent-A-Husband Owner Arraigned In Maine For Fraud

PORTLAND, Maine (AP) — A Maine man who turned his Rent-A-Husband home-repair company into a…

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As Wall Street Defers Bonuses, Others Suffer

NEW YORK (AP) — Big bonuses are back on Wall Street, but that doesn’t mean…

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4 Countries Clear Hurdle For Non-Latin Web Names

NEW YORK (AP) — Egypt, Russia, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates are the…

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TD Bank To Expand Into Rhode Island

CHERRY HILL, N.J. (AP) — TD Bank said Thursday it plans to open its first…

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About 600 Car Dealers Try To Get Businesses Back

DETROIT (AP) — Michael Wolf is taking a big gamble that he can convince an…

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Time Warner Cable Offering Free Calls To Haiti

NEW YORK (AP) — Time Warner Cable Inc. is letting its customers call Haiti for…

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Lawmakers Ask For Review Of AIG Bailout

WASHINGTON (AP) — Two House lawmakers asked Congress’ investigative arm on Thursday to review the…

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3 World Champs Headline US Nordic Combined Team

Todd Lodwick is the second American to ever make five Winter Olympics, headlining a powerful…

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Kitty Kelley Bio On Winfrey Coming In April

NEW YORK (AP) — An Oprah tell-all is coming in April, but Winfrey isn’t the…

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NASCAR To Relax In Effort To Energize Sport

CONCORD, N.C. (AP) — Have at it, boys.
NASCAR is relaxing some of its rules this…

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Microsoft Fixes Browser Flaw Used In Google Breach

SEATTLE (AP) — Microsoft Corp. took the unusual step of issuing an unscheduled fix Thursday…

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Beyonce, Madonna Join Telethon; DiCaprio Gives $1M

NEW YORK (AP) — Beyonce and Madonna have been added as performers to Friday’s multi-network…

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Nobel Prize-winning Scientist Nirenberg Dies At 82

NEW YORK (AP) — Marshall Nirenberg, a scientist whose work untangling fundamental genetic processes earned…

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Tiffany & Co. Boosts Dividend, Resumes Buybacks

NEW YORK (AP) — Jewelry retailer Tiffany & Co. said Thursday that it will raise…

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More State Furloughs Could Be Coming In Georgia

ATLANTA (AP) — Even more furloughs could be on the way for state employees in…

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Vonn Wins Super-G And Reclaims Overall Lead

CORTINA D’AMPEZZO, Italy (AP) — Lindsey Vonn posted her seventh win of the season in…

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Study: 1 In 5 Workers Underemployed In South Tenn.

MURFREESBORO, Tenn. (AP) — A study of employment in southern Middle Tennessee shows that one…

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ND College Presidents Defend Tuition Discounts

BISMARCK, N.D. (AP) — North Dakota college presidents are defending tuition breaks for graduate students…

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Agriculture Futures Trade Higher On The CBOT

CHICAGO (AP) — Agriculture futures advanced Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March…

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GOP’s 41st Senator Gets Movie Star’s Greeting

WASHINGTON (AP) — The Republican state senator who shook the political landscape from Massachusetts to…

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Businesses, Unions Freed To Spend Big On Elections

WASHINGTON (AP) — A bitterly divided Supreme Court vastly increased the power of big business…

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Recall News

The following recalls have been announced:
—Nipro Medical Corp. of Miami is recalling all GlucoPro Insulin…

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Clinton Urges China To Investigate Google Case

WASHINGTON (AP) — Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton on Thursday urged China to investigate…

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Jet Diverts To Philly Over Teen Passenger’s Prayer

PHILADELPHIA (AP) — A Jewish teenager trying to pray on a New York-to-Kentucky flight caused…

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Bloomies On A Budget Coming To The Outlet Mall

NEW YORK (AP) — Fashionistas who had to cut out the trips to Bloomie’s during…

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Target To Renovate Stores, Open Fewer In 2010

NEW YORK (AP) — Target, the nation’s second-largest discounter after Wal-Mart, is navigating turbulent economic…

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UK Opposition Say Sharp Cuts To Diplomacy Planned

LONDON (AP) — Britain’s main opposition party accused the government Thursday of drafting plans to…

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Schweitzer Wants MT Oil On Canadian Pipeline

BILLINGS, Mont. (AP) — Montana Gov. Brian Schweitzer said Wednesday that he wants oil companies…

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Goldman Earns Record $4.79B In Q4, Cuts Bonus Pool

NEW YORK (AP) — Goldman Sachs Group Inc. responded to intense criticism of big Wall…

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Obama Health Plan In Doubt As Dems Reject Fast Fix

WASHINGTON (AP) — Though reeling from a political body blow, House Democrats rejected the quickest…

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‘Avatar’ Gets 8 Noms For British Film Awards

LONDON (AP) — Sci-fi extravaganza ‘Avatar,’ Iraq drama “The Hurt Locker” and coming-of-age story “An…

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Obama Bank Plan Uncertainty Weighs On Markets

LONDON (AP) — European and U.S. stock markets fell sharply for the second day running…

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BE Next: Making the January 2010 Cover

Using multimedia to introduce Generation Now

Behind the scenes at a BE Next cover shoot.

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Get a Jump on the Tax Man

As the clock strikes midnight on Jan. 1, it will also usher in the start…

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Apocalypse Then

Lessons from the crash

Life teaches its lessons not during easy times, but during difficult ones. As distance runners…

By Mellody Hobson

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A Healing Touch

Growing up in the rural village of Lwala, Kenya, Milton and Frederick Ochieng’ were accustomed…

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The Legal Face of Diversity

A recent study underlines unresolved challenges for African Americans in the legal profession, causing organizations to advocate for improved diversity efforts

After practicing law for nearly eight years, by 2003, B. Seth Bryant had reached a…

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Where To Invest In 2010

Expert market-watchers offer their outlook for the year ahead

Tea leaves, tarot cards, roots, potions, and Mattel’s Magic 8 Ball. If any of these…

By James A. Anderson

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BE Next: The New Generation of Risk-Takers and Dealmakers

Young entrepreneurs position themselves to dominate the business landscape

Black Enterprise considers those young entrepreneurs, corporate professionals, and technology innovators who range in age…

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5 Ways to Reduce Debt

Start the new year on the right foot. These tips will show you how to lighten your financial load

In 2002, Kristen Tate decided that debt free was the way to be. With a…

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BE Next 2010: Blazing a Path to Success

Meet the sophomore class changing the game

BlackEnterprise.com caught up with the 2010 BE Next subjects and talked about everything from their…

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BE Next 2009: Where Are They Now?

Young, fearless business leaders staking their claim

In January 2009, Black Enterprise launched BE Next, introducing the world to the new face…

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Who Wants to Be a Landlord?

Earlier this year, Jahmal Pullen and his wife, Angela, spent much of their spare time…

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Seeking the Sweet Spot

Ask any number of investors what they want out of a particular stock, bond, or…

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Hunting Season

Five ways to position your company for Recovery Act dollars

As the economy continues to struggle, the federal government is working to dole out procurement…

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Do You NO?

Theres some wear and tear involved in successfully launching a T-shirt company

Ten years ago, New Orleans resident Ayo Y. Scott and three college friends each put…

By Letita M. Aaron

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The Ex(pectation) Factor

Adjust your thinking and reduce disappointment

However one defines success—love, the freedom and ability to do as you choose, the path…

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Free and Low-Cost Resources to Help College Students Stay Afloat

Tuition is expensive, but living doesn�t have to be

There’s no question that college is one of the most memorable experiences in the transition…

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Slash Your College Prep Expenses

How to cut the costs of pursuing higher education

Your college prep budget doesn’t have to break the bank. Check out these quick tips…

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Image Innovator

Public relations entrepreneur finds success by going against the grain

Unlike the many entrepreneurs who learn the ropes by working full time in their field…

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A New Agenda for Small Business?

No segment of American industry has been pummeled by the Great Recession more than minority…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Ready, Set, Grow

Taking your business to the next level is a strategic process that requires consideration and planning

We all know that entrepreneurs rock to the beat of a different drummer. That’s how…

By Tennille M. Robinson

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West African Treats

Former footballer Amos Zereou scores a culinary victory

After a seven-year career as an NFL running back, Amos Zereoué finds running his West…

By Sonia Alleyne

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The Y(awn) Generation? I Beg To Differ

Is Gen Y less motivated than its predecessors?

We only buy designer duds. The latest smart phone is No.1 on our priority list…

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Natural Born Hustler

Is entrepreneurship learned or innate?

Is entrepreneurship learned or innate? While working on a young entrepreneurs package slated to run…

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Are You Properly Insured?

Five steps to determine the right amount of life insurance coverage

Pushing a pencil to add up just how much life insurance you need isn’t easy.…

By James A. Anderson

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How to Close the Savings Gap

What business and government can do to address racial disparities in retirement investing

When it comes to retirement savings plans, African Americans and Hispanics participate less often, contribute…

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This Old House

The pros and cons of buying foreclosures and short sale properties

Compelling as they may sound, foreclosures and short sales can present unique challenges.

By Bridget McCrea

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Step It Up

A young shoe designer creates a custom strategy

After leaving corporate America to follow her passion for embellishing and designing shoes, Candra Palmer…

By Maya Payne Smart

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Decisions, Decisions

Be firm in tackling indecisiveness

Indecisiveness can be attributed to fear and conflicting messages, but life and career coaches can…

By Ayana Dixon

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Survivor’s Guilt?

Being successful and a good friend are not mutually exclusive. Dont let success ruin your relationships

While everyone around you is getting pink slips, don’t let guilt and anxiety ruin your…

By Kenrya Rankin Naasel

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Rethink Your Retirement Plan

What you can learn from expert makeovers of real-life retirement savings strategies

There are few guarantees in life—especially when it comes to planning for your golden years.…

By Donald Jay Korn

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Private Lenders Up in Arms Over Student Loan Bill

Legislation would benefit those who need relief most

While private lenders may lose a portion of funds from the federally backed loans in…

By Renita Burns

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Bits & Bytes

Tech entrepreneur works to change the look of her company and outlook of her clients

Information technology consulting firm trains staff to reinforce relevance and reliability.

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What You Sow

Organization helps girls envision an empowering future

In an effort to help teenage girls blossom where they are, Terri J. Brown launched…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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When the Killer Is Not So Silent

Ovarian cancer was long thought to be asymptomatic and mostly a threat to older white women. One survivor learned the hard way that there's no such thing as a typical victim

For Chana Garcia, being healthy used to mean fitting in a lunchtime workout at the…

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Five Ways to Cut Wedding Costs

Your big day can look like a million buckswithout the huge price tag

When Aubrey Whitten and Major LeGrand started pricing their wedding options, they got sticker shock.

By Alisa Gumbs

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Clear the Way

The power and purpose behind developing a vision board

To take her career to the next level, Lindsey C. Holmes decided to create a…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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The Winner’s Circle

Perseverance, determination, and resilience are attributes that entrepreneurs have had to wear as armor to…

By Tennille M. Robinson

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Relief for Student Loan Borrowers

Income-Based Repayment plan reduces monthly minimum payments

College graduates facing mounting student loan debt may find relief in the new Income-Based Repayment…

By Renita Burns

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Money Planner for Teens

Cash Cache helps create goals and develop financial plan

Between iPods, Facebook, MySpace, Twitter and text messaging, getting your teen’s attention long enough to…

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When Applying to College, Branding Is Key

Five tips to transition from 'student' to 'brand'

Oprah Winfrey and Coca-Cola are probably two of the most recognizable brands in the…

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Uh-Oh, I Can’t Repay My Student Loans

Four tips for grads struggling to avoid the perils of default

The parties are over, Thirsty Thursdays are a mere memory, and early morning wake-up calls…

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Not All Honorees Get Awards

At New York Women's Foundation event, I surprisingly find inspiration in the expected

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Very early yesterday morning, the New York Women’s Foundation took the time to honor…

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The Cutting Edge: Next on Deck

Seeing beyond the crisis to new opportunities for prosperity

Wake up people!
Opportunity is at hand; can you see it?
I firmly believe there lies…

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The Young & The Restless

Not everyone is fretting the stock markets losses. Some Generation Y investors are eager to jump in and find bargains

andrew simon wishes he had been one of those lucky investors who bought Google at…

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Business Without Borders

Increasingly, African American entrepreneurs are looking beyond U.S. borders to do business. And thanks to…

By Christine Louise Hohlbaum

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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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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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The Cutting Edge: Lost Your Job? Find Out Who’s Hiring

Exhausting all options in a sour economy

If the horrid specter of a dismal job market has you feeling uneasy, or if…

By Renita Burns

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Northwestern University

Black Enterprise’s Top 50 Colleges for African Americans

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Investing as a College Student

Jumpstart your financial future, secure funds for your golden years

Investing as a college student is a surefire way to jumpstart your financial future and…

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The Cutting Edge: Back to School

Tips to help cut back on school spending

As you head back to school here a few additional resources to help you be…

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White Schools, Black Advocates

Professional immersion at white schools can be a predictor of success

Pre-professional associations can put black students in the right circles

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How to Stand Out on Your College Application

Application tips and resources for attending the school of your dreams

Learn what admissions officers want to see on your application

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The Young And The Restless

Tips for the new crop of college grads on how to travel the road to wealth

It’s been just a few years since Stephen Holmes was among the Yellow Jackets…

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Women of Power

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Female Leaders Winning: Bethann Hardison, a Leader in Fashion

Fashion industry leader Bethann Hardison talks her journey to diversify the industry.

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United Nations Hosts Women’s Entrepreneurship Day

On Nov. 19, the UN celebrates female entrepreneurs of 144 countries.

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