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Retirement Income Falling Short in 47 States

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

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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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3 Danger Signs Of Relationship Scams

Missing these red flags can do plenty of damage, including ruining your credit, destroying your business and disrupting your career

Failing to recognize dating and relationship scams before getting involved can do plenty of damage,…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Get The 411 on Your Credit Score

A breakdown of the 5 factors that determine your credit score

Your FICO score (Fair Issac and Company ), is literally one of the most important…

By Stacey Tisdale

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3 Easy Moves That Will Boost Your Credit Score

Money Coach Lynnette Khalfani-Cox Shares Tips

For better or worse, your credit score is one of the most important numbers in…

By Stacey Tisdale

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[Women’s History Month] Dr. Dara Richardson Heron Making History At The YWCA

Worked to enhance the lives of women, girls, and families

It is my hope that when people reflect on my legacy, they will say, “Throughout…

By Stacey Tisdale

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The Black Elite: A Look Inside Black America’s Widening Wealth Gap

Wealthiest blacks distinguishing themselves from all others

As high earning black households make income gains faster than other groups it’s interesting to…

By Stacey Tisdale

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When It’s a Free Gift, It’s Going to Cost You

Want to get better control of your spending? Stop being bamboozled by the word "free."

Stop being bamboozled by the word “free.”

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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How to Start a Profitable T-Shirt Business

T-shirts are contemporary wardrobe staples for men, women, and children today. Building an online T-shirt…

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How to Invest in Cannabis Stocks

While some stocks in these sectors have been high fliers, even more have gone bust…

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