Money Archives - Page 142 of 165 - Black Enterprise

Money

Rewriting the Financial Playbook

Pro athlete turned corporate executive Malcolm Johnson is on his game in helping his family prosper

Malcolm Johnson has had a good handle on his money since retiring seven years ago…

By Carolyn M. Brown

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

Cutting Edge: 9 Tweeters for the Cost-Conscious

Twitter accounts sure to help you save a buck or two

I like to consider myself a connoisseur of “free.” Not just of free, but of…

By Renita Burns

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,

End Your Comfortable Relationship With Debt

Financial freedom gives you real control over your life, but it comes at a price

In many cases, the biggest determiner of whether or not you achieve financial independence lies…

By Patricia Stallworth

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Love, Money, and Marriage 101

Personal finance expert Dawn Brown, Senior Financial Advisor for Altfest, shares the money rules every…

By BLACK ENTERPRISE Broadcast Group

Posted: Tags:

Low-Cost Eco-Friendly Design Options for Your Home

Affordable strategies for greening your abode

Most families hear the word “green” or “eco-friendly” and immediately think that it means unaffordable.…

By Robin Wilson

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Cutting Edge: Beware of Selling Your Investment

Be sure that you understand the capital gains tax before you cash out

It was the final semester of my senior year in college and I was in…

By Renita Burns

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Millions Available to Pay for School

College scholarships for single mothers�and fathers, too

Women Who Rule the World, a one-day networking and dinner event sponsored by eLearners.com, a…

By Dale Coachman

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,

Who’s The Money Role Model for Your Kids?

Bring children along on your financial journey and teach them as you learn

When should you start teaching your kids about money? It’s best to start early, as…

By Patricia Stallworth

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,

Cutting Edge: When Your Employer Switches 401(k) Providers

How to figure out what it means for your portfolio

A few months ago, we received notice from our human resources department that we were…

By Renita Burns

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

Women & Money: Prenups Aren’t Just for the Rich

If marriage is in your near future, it's time to have "the money talk"

As we head into the traditional wedding season, if marriage is in your near future,…

By Patricia Stallworth

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Required Reading: 20 Books to Boost Your Financial Literacy

Black Enterprise staffers recommend their favorite books on money and investing

Here in the offices of Black Enterprise, it’s hard to manufacture excitement about April’s federal…

By John Simons

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

White House Makes Final Push for Financial Overhaul

President unveils five-point plan

President Barack Obama urged Wall Street Thursday to accept proposed regulatory reforms or risk a…

By Joyce Jones

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

Cutting Edge: How NOT to Invest in a Mutual Fund

Do a reality check on financial product offerings coming into your community

I never quite understood how subprime lending was able to ravage so many communities until…

By Renita Burns

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

It’s Time to Celebrate Financial Literacy Month!

Here are some great resources to help you boost your money I.Q.

April is Financial Literacy Month! And I want to take a break on our journey…

By Patricia Stallworth

Posted: Tags: , , ,

When Identity Theft Hits Close to Home

What to do when a family member steals your identity

Imagine if when you were a child, one of your parents opened a few credit…

By Renita Burns

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , ,

Ask Your Advocate

I try to take advantage of deals when I go shopping and compare prices. But…

By Sheiresa Ngo

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Does God Have a Place in Your Portfolio?

A growing number of ETFs and mutual funds attempt to appeal to religious investors

What’s God got to do with investing? Increasingly, quite a bit.

By Sheryl Nance-Nash

Posted: Tags: , , , , ,

Money Matters: Will Withdrawing Cause More Hardship?

I’d like to make a hardship withdrawal from my Fidelity 401(k). How much will I…

By John Simons

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,

Who’s in Your Wallet?

New money management Websites offer convenience, but safety is a concern

Sites like Mint.com, Wesabe.com, and Buxfer.com tout their ability to let you handle everything from…

By Bridget McCrea

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , ,

In Search of Small Wonders

Portfolio manager Kempton Ingersol makes a case for his favorite small-cap stocks

Kempton Ingersol’s job is considerably more fun than the average portfolio manager. Ingersol, who is…

By John Simons

Posted: Tags: , , , ,

How To

support

How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

To build your authority, you’ll need a continuous message that tells the world who you…

Read More »

‘I See You’: The Power and Beauty of Building Multiple Tribes of Professional Women

Women that make the time to find their tribes of professional sisters have a competitive…

Read More »