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The Investing Habits of Wealthy Blacks

Study shows an emphasis on real estate not held by other groups

“Owning land is what many of our forefathers experienced as a way to gain wealth.…

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How the ‘Old You’ Can Help the ‘Young You’ Save for Retirement

America Saves Week: How looking at your ‘old self’ can motivate your ‘current self’

An experiment conducted by Stanford University did find that people who saw age-enhanced images of…

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[Watch] The Cannabis Market: The “411” on 420 For Investors and Entrepreneurs

Part 1 - Managing risk and understanding industry dynamics

Many expected the ‘wild world of weed’ to be like the Wild, Wild West was…

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Black Women and Money

Financial adviser Alice Barnes helps her sisters rise and shine

“Black women are like a sponge. They’re very, very open. Once they trust you they’re…

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Super Bowl: If You Have Money in Stocks, Root For Cam Newton & Carolina!

Super Bowl winner predicts stock market direction with 82% accuracy

While few of Wall Street’s brightest can boast an 82% accuracy rate, the Stock Market…

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[WATCH] David Bowie’s ‘Dance’ with Financial Markets Inspired Tupac and Others to Follow

How 'Bowie Bonds' changed the financial landscape for artists

As the world mourns the loss of David Bowie, it’s interesting to reflect on a…

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Why Blacks Shouldn’t Panic About The Stock Market Sell-Off

Analysts, including Mellody Hobson, weigh in on investment moves

“Although China is the second-biggest world economy, it composes roughly only 13% of the global…

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3 Investment Gifts For Kids That Cost As Little As $20

Give the gift that keeps on giving this holiday season

While there is nothing wrong with giving cold hard cash, a few minutes of your…

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3 Ways to Invest $1,000

If you think investing is for the rich, think again

A survey by Prudential Research called The African American Financial Experience finds that one of…

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How to Invest in the Legalization of Marijuana

The highs and lows of planting Cannabis stocks in your portfolio

More access means more consumers and more profits. Some cannabis stocks have outperformed the market…

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What Blacks Should Know About Stock Market Sell-Offs

Taking stock of your emotions when stocks are tanking

“Many of the blacks who are investing and climbing the wealth ladder are experiencing early…

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Pope Francis Inspiring Investors to Adopt Biblical Principles on Climate Change

Pope links income inequality and social responsibility to climate debate

“In response to the Pope’s call to phase out fossil fuels, there is now a…

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Is the Worst Over for the Stock Market?

Stocks surge despite weak economic data from China

While no one is predicting the recent rollercoaster ride is over for stocks, McBride and…

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Stocks Experience Biggest Weekly Drop Since 2008

Fears of an economic slowdown in China hurt stocks around the world

It wasn’t just U.S. stocks. Markets around the globe – including shares in Europe and…

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Uganda Prime Minister Discusses Entrepreneurship and Investing as Obama Visits Africa

Prime Minister talks about efforts to increase foreign investment and economic growth

BE talks with Prime Minister of Uganda, Rohakana Rogunda, as President Obama visits Africa to…

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Is the Chinese Stock Market Hurting Your 401 (k)?

What the Chinese market isn't telling us about the world’s 2nd largest economy

For the moment, the biggest worry U.S. stock holders seem to have when it comes…

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Dow Hits 5-Month Low On Day NYSE Trading Stops

Global worries hitting stocks

When the market closed at 11:32 AM ET for nearly 4 hours, the Dow Jones…

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Your Money is Safe Despite NYSE Trading Freeze

NYSE halts trading due to technical issues

Your money is safe despite NYSE shutdown. Stocks continue to trade on other exchanges.

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Wal-Mart to NYC: You Sell Guns, We Sell Your Stock

Big Apple’s Letitia James going after gun retailer where it hurts

New York City Public Advocate, Letitia James has launched an initiative aimed at getting the…

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Are You Missing Out on the Roth 401(k)?

Roth plans offer advantages for many retirement savers

Since a 2006 law allowed the creation of Roth 401(k)s, more employers have been offering…

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