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The Engagement Ring: A Gift from the Heart or Jewel for the Ego?

Focus less on the ring and more on the relationship

Why would a woman contribute toward the purchase of an engagement ring meant to be…

By Kenny Pugh

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Should You Let Your Sick Parent Move in?

Moving a parent in could put a strain on love and money

The decision on whether to move a parent in can be an emotional and life-changing…

By Kenny Pugh

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Money Can’t Buy You Love, So Learn the Art of Relationships

A pile of cash doesn't guarantee lasting love

No matter how much money you have you can’t buy true love.

By Kenny Pugh

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Net Worth: You Can Control Your Value in Both Love and Money

Be the captain of your own ship

Unfortunately, like financial net worth, some people struggle to understand how net worth translates to…

By Kenny Pugh

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What Happens When Your Spouse Decides She No Longer Wants to Work?

Figuring out a short-term solution to a long-term problem

Matt and Shelly had a conversation prior to the wedding in which they both acknowledged…

By Kenny Pugh

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Love & Money: Don’t Let Uninvited Guests Ruin Your Relationship

Uninvited guests -- bad habits, hidden money and even people -- can be destructive to your relationship

Do they affect men and women differently? Kenny Pugh explores.

By Kenny Pugh

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Recognizing The Signs of Financial Infidelity

Is she addicted to retail? Is he a bigamist? Zero tolerance for money secrets is key to protecting your marriage—and yourself.

Zero tolerance for money secrets is key to protecting your marriage—and yourself.

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Disconnected: Why Connectivity is Hindering Growth of True Relationships

Is technology keeping us from building lasting, meaningful relationships?

Overwhelmingly, technology has proven to be a great tool for connecting with people and doing…

By Kenny Pugh

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Love & Money: How to Break Up … With Your Employer

5 tips to make sure you do it with class

Gone are the days when people accepted jobs right out of high school or college.

By Kenny Pugh

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Is Becoming Roommates the New Marriage Agreement?

Why busy lives are changing the perspective of marriage

Do you remember til death do us part, friendship as the foundation for love and…

By Kenny Pugh

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Would You Risk Your Career and Comfort For Love?

What happens when love costs?

Is love worth the sacrifice?

By Kenny Pugh

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Torn Between Two Loves: How to Find Time For Love as an Entrepreneur

A lot of entrepreneurs say they need to pick one or the other. They're lying.

You don’t have to remain torn! You CAN experience success in both your business and…

By Kenny Pugh

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Talk About Money Before The Wedding. Or Fight Over It Through The Divorce

If talking about money with your fiance would result in calling off the wedding, you have no business getting married in the first place.

If talking about money with your fiance would result in calling off the wedding, you…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Is Your Long-Distance Relationship Breaking the Bank?

3 tips for making your long-distance relationship more affordable

As you may know, relationships are challenging enough without the added issue of proximity. The…

By Kenny Pugh

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Appreciation Is an Important Key to Wealth and Relationship Success

Why you should avoid investing in things & relationships that don’t appreciate

There aren’t too many people today who don’t desire success in the areas of love…

By Kenny Pugh

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Help Mom Build Wealth for Mother’s Day

She's spent your whole life investing herself in you. Doesn't she deserve financial security for herself?

Your mother has probably spent your entire life investing in you. Mother’s Day is a…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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For Guys Only: 5 Outdoor Budget-Friendly Dates She’ll Love

How to get her buzzing to her friends -- without spending a dime

A large percentage of professional women don’t care how much a guy spends on the…

By Darren Sands

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It’s Spring Wedding Season: 4 Tips on How to Protect Your Budget

You can only get "more awesome" if you're not getting married by keeping costs low

A few tips for the frugal-minded person.

By Darren Sands

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Marriage and Financial Inequality: Why Gay & Lesbian Couples Pay More

Same-sex couples seek marriage rights and legal protections, from accessing healthcare benefits to transferring wealth

Together 10 years, Moore and Harley exchanged wedding vows a beachside ceremony in Los…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Hollywood’s Five Most Publicized Custody Battles

From Dwayne Wade to Usher, Black Enterprise looks at Hollywood's most public custody wars.

Black Enterprise takes a look at Hollywood’s most recent custody wars.

By Amber McKynzie

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

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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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