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equal pay

What Are We Celebrating on Black Women’s Equal Pay Day?

Find out why August 23rd marks black women equal pay day and discover where we…

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new baby

New Baby On The Way? 7 Money Moves To Make Now

Having a baby is a financial decision, and it’s critical to plan accordingly

The value of a human life will always be more than any price you can…

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stock market

(DNC) How Clinton or Trump Would Affect the Stock Market

Financial expert Jacquette Timmons shares tips and insights for investors

Stocks have had an average 1.71% annualized return during the four-year term of a Republican…

By Stacey Tisdale

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wealth gap

Incomes Are Growing, but Stark Wealth Gap Persists

Study finds uneven income growth

Saez also poses that we need to decide if this is acceptable as a society,…

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LBGT

The Financial Realities of the LBGT Community

Moving beyond social barriers to create financial security

When asked how thinking about their financial future makes them feel, LGBT respondents’ comments surface…

By Stacey Tisdale

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money

How Mental Health Affects Money Health

Study shows poor financial decisions are the result of mental strain

“It is an unprecedented insight, and the findings are stark. People with mental health problems…

By Stacey Tisdale

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retirement

Retirement Income Falling Short in 47 States

Study finds Lack of Savings Hurting America's Seniors

“And while longer life expectancy is generally great news, with much of the burden of…

By Stacey Tisdale

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(Mental Health Month) Listening to What Your Money Is Telling You

Making the 'you’ money is reflecting, align with who you really are

We can fail to see the powerful teacher that money really is, and the ways…

By Stacey Tisdale

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A Mortgage That Pays Your Family Instead of a Bank

An alternative way to buy a home that keeps wealth in your family

They work exactly like traditional mortgages. There is a borrower and a third party institution…

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Boost Retirement Savings With These New And Simple Strategies

Thinking outside the box to fund your golden years

“When you look at the social and economic realities of the day, particularly the fact…

By Stacey Tisdale

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What Prince Taught Us About Estate Planning

Making your legacy reflect who you are, part 2

Don’t buy into the belief that trusts are only for the wealthy. Many financial advisors…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Is Your Partner Your Financial Downfall? 

Tips on how to come together to create new financial processes and solutions for your relationship

Is your partner your financial downfall? Coming together to create new financial processes just might…

By Carrie Pink

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Majority of Americans Think College Costs are Out Of Reach

Study finds opinions differ by gender and race

Be sure to take on this important investment with a realistic assessment of the costs…

By Stacey Tisdale

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How to Keep Your Debt From Spiraling

The average American household has $15,672 worth of credit card debt. Here's how to keep your debt from spiraling out of control.

The average American household has $15,672 worth of credit card debt. Here’s how to keep…

By Carrie Pink

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[Study] Americans Saving More, but Lack Financial Knowledge

Financial Literacy Month survey finds risks to long-term financial security

“Although slightly more than half of all Americans feel financially literate, there remains a significant…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Cannabis Investment Banker Talks 420 and Money

Viridian Capital CEO Scott Greiper shares most important money lessons

Today, marijuana enthusiasts around the world are celebrating 4/20, – a code-term that refers to…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Instagram Stars: 5 New School Women Empowering You Toward Building Wealth

These ladies offer that 'money mojo' to inspire you daily

Follow these five fab financial experts the next time you’re on Instagram looking for ways…

By Janell Hazelwood

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[Financial Literacy Month] Which State’s Residents Have Most Money Smarts?

New study measures financial literacy and behavior of state and D.C. residents

“The best way to improve financial literacy is to include personal finance in the curriculum…

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Top 100 CEOs Have as Much in Retirement Assets as 41% of American Families

Study shows wide ‘asset’ gap among CEOs due to gender and race

“The CEOs’ extraordinary nest eggs are not the result of extraordinary performance,” notes Scott Klinger,…

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Money Moves To Make Before You Quit Your Day Job

Before you jump ship to pursue your dream of entrepreneurship, take steps to prepare for the financial shock of your transition.

Among the biggest and most intimidating aspects of the transition from employee to entrepreneur is…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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How To

hire talent

How to Hire Talent That Will Complement Your Team and Culture

People make the difference. You can have incredible systems and procedures in place, the right software…

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grief

How to Deal With Grief While at Work

Regardless of where you live in the world, all of us in some way have…

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