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Financial ‘Musts’ for Gen X Black Women

A girlfriend’s guide to building wealth

Gen X Black women, are feeling pinched, often balancing childcare, eldercare, and career. This story…

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Pay-Gap Pushing More Women into Multiple Jobs Than Men

Economist sees trend continuing

A survey conducted by Economic Policy Institute economist Valerie Wilson found that women are more…

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48 Million Infected Chickens Causing U.S. Egg Shortage and Price Spike

The Avian flu epidemic is driving egg prices higher

An avian flu-epidemic has affected more than 48 million chickens and led to an egg…

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How to Shop for a Car Loan

These tips will keep you from spending too much on your vehicle

Few consumers spend enough time shopping for the best car loan, most research the best…

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[VIDEO] If Caitlyn Jenner Gets Married…

What are the financial rights of same-sex and transgender couples?

The same sex marriage ruling leveled the playing fields for couples when it comes to…

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Whatever Happened to Generation X?

The 'forgotten generation' is dealing with debt, declining marketability, and other financial challenges

Generation X, often called the ‘forgotten generation’ struggles with debt and the responsibilities of taking…

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Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson isn't the first celebrity to file for bankruptcy and he won't be the last. Here are some other famous faces who have gone bankrupt or officially filed bankruptcy for one reason or another.

[Photos] Celebrities Who Filed for Bankruptcy

50 Cent isn't the first and won't be the last

Curtis “50 Cent” Jackson is not the only celebrity who’s filed for bankruptcy or gone…

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What 50 Cent Can Teach Us About Bankruptcy and Taxes

What really happens when you file for bankruptcy

Rapper 50 Cent filed for bankruptcy after a jury ordered him to pay a $5…

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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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New Film is a Call to Action to Build Black Wealth

Power-couple Lamar and Ronnie Tyler's Generation One: The Search for Black Wealth is the blockbuster you really need to see

It’s not enough to just talk about the the Black Wealth Gap. It’s time for…

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50 Cent Owes at Least $10 million, Files for Bankruptcy

The rapper, who was just ordered to pay $5 million over a sex tape, lists IRS and other creditors in filing

Curtis Jackson III, better known as Rapper 50 Cent, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection…

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Married to the Boss: Can Marriage, Money and Multimedia Mix?

Effective tips for working with your partner

One couple who have worked together for nearly a two decades in the stressful world…

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3 Concerns Consumers Should Have About the Verizon/AOL Merger

Experts and history suggest that privacy, censorship and the Open Internet may be at risk

The $4.4 Billion Verizon acquisition of AOL wasn’t an antitrust concern, the FCC announced in…

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Save on Moving Costs Without Busting Your Budget

Settle into your new home with money to spare

Apply these six strategies to your move this summer to help cut costs and get…

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Tips For Dealing with Debt Collectors

Things to know when a third-party debt collector contacts you

Here are tips and strategies to help you communicate effectively with debt collectors.

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Whatever you do, don't avoid or delay conversations about money.

College Students to Parents: Help Us Understand Money

Survey finds students lack confidence in personal finance and want parents help

A survey finds that college students lack confidence and knowledge about managing money and look…

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6 Tips to Help You Budget Better

Budgeting strategies for different personality types

There are different budgeting styles and strategies suitable for a various personality types.

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Improve Your Credit Worthiness

How your credit score is affecting you

In some instances credit score can impact a job offer, a factor many can ill-afford…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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Go Small and Save on Long-Distance Calling Rates

Tips for saving money on phone service

When it comes to long-distance calling, loyalty is a big waste of money.

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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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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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Dealing with a Recruiter: 5 Simple Do’s and Dont’s for Landing the Final Interview

Aisha M. Taylor, co-founder of TAYLORMade Professional Career Consulting, shares tips for job candidates going…

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