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Bad Credit

7 Ways to Fix Your Bad Credit

There are certain steps you need to take to restore your credit. Use these 7…

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Universal Basic Income

What Is Universal Basic Income, and Can It Help Black America?

If you didn't have to worry about money, what could you accomplish?

Universal Basic Income is the idea that the gov should provide all people a sufficient…

By Samara Lynn

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increase

How to Increase the Value of Your Business Before Selling

What you need to do before selling.

Sadly, many business owners wait too long to prepare the business and they do not…

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freelancer

What Types of Financial Reports Should You Be Generating as a Freelancer?

Everything a freelancer needs to know to get paid.

To help get you on the right path, here’s an overview of accounting basics and…

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auto insurance

Report: Even Good Black Drivers Pay Higher Auto Insurance

Is it caused by algorithms or old-fashioned racism?

The analysis examined auto insurance premiums and payouts in California, Illinois, Texas, and Missouri. ProPublica…

By Samara Lynn

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real estate

How to Prepare Your Finances to Invest in Real Estate

Here are tips to help better prepare your financial portfolio before making a substantial investment in real estate

While you don’t have to be rich to invest in real estate, a solid financial…

By allisonbp

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money tips

4 Money Tips You Need to Know Before Jumping Into Entrepreneurship

As part of BE's My Best Money Advice series, Zakiya Larry explains how and why you must save and plan before leaping into full-time entrepreneurship

Brand strategist Zakiya Larry — who will facilitate a marketing lab at the 2017 Entrepreneurs…

By Selena Hill

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teach

3 Incredibly Easy Ways to Teach Your Kids About Money

Because financial education starts at home

Even if we do not have a lot of money, we are still equipped to…

By Ashley M Fox

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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 a flight cancellation. Be prepared, before it happens to you

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

By Alisa Gumbs

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Lisa Phillips

Foreclosure Turned This Woman From Stressed Buyer to Savvy Investor

Don't let bad credit or large down payments stop you from making money in real estate

Real estate investor Lisa Phillips’ home foreclosed several years ago.  Because of that, she found an affordable real…

By Maryann Reid

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home

A Single Woman’s Guide to Buying Her First Home

Don't get caught up in stigma; realize your dreams with these steps

Single and still waiting to invest in the home of your dreams? More women are…

By Janell Hazelwood

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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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saving tips

5 Smart Saving Tips for Single Women to Build Wealth

Whether it's saving for a dream home or just a rainy day, get started now

Whether’s it’s for that dream home, vacation adventure or just for a rainy day, start…

By Janell Hazelwood

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smart money

Smart Money Moves Every Woman Needs to Master

A panel of experts at the 2017 Women of Power Summit shared information to help women achieve financial success

A panel of experts at this year’s Women of Power Summit empowered women with the…

By Selena Hill

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income

The Ultimate List of 14 Ways to Produce Multiple Streams of Income

Today’s tough economy forces us to generate multiple streams of income. Give yourself an automatic pay raise when you need and want it

Producing multiple streams of income can have a big impact on your finances. Here are…

By Cameka Smith

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wealth

5 Tips on How You Can Build and Sustain Wealth

Building wealth may be simpler than you think

Financial education specialist and Black Enterprise contributor Ashley M. Fox shares five simple ways that…

By Selena Hill

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Finance Books

You’ll Kick Yourself For Not Reading These 5 Books

Books you need to read

Here are five great personal finance books that all belong on your bookshelf, and can…

By Black Enterprise

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manage

How To Find The Best Apps To Help You Manage Your Money

Your phone can help you get your finances in order

In the palm of our hands, we can have a device that texts friends and…

By Black Enterprise

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al williamson

This Is Why Some Real Estate Investors Focus On Inner Cities

Building wealth by building up your own neighborhoods

Al Williamson is a leading real estate expert who specializes in revitalized neighborhoods. Williamson shares his insider…

By Maryann Reid

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Diversification

Business Owners Beware the Danger of Diversification

Entrepreneurs must understand the potential risks associated with diversification

Business diversification is good or is it? Jerome D. Love uncovers the hidden dangers of…

By Jerome D. Love

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How To

change

“The only woman in the room” & how to change that by 2186

With passionate voices working every day to redefine the standard for gender equality, I believe…

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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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