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Get The 411 on Your Credit Score

A breakdown of the 5 factors that determine your credit score

Your FICO score (Fair Issac and Company ), is literally one of the most important…

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Save For Your Kids’ Education Without Panicking

If you're failing to sock away money for the kids education, you're not alone

Here are several ways to start making progress toward a college fund for your children’s…

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You’re Contributing To Your 401(K), Now What?

Having an idea of your goals, priorities, and the related costs, allows you to better assess the options available to help you get there

If you’re contributing to your 401k and ready to invest toward your other financial goals…

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Advice to Women: Do Your Homework Before Seeking a Raise, and Ask Boldly

Be assertive early in your career. If you don't, it will cost you money later

For women in the workplace, negotiating pay can be a daunting task. But there are…

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Average U.S. Household Owes Nearly $8,000 in Credit Card Debt

New survey shows debt levels highest since Great Recession

“We are now perilously close to a tipping point at which balances become unsustainable and…

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Family Loans: 3 Tips For Dealing With The Pressure to Lend

How to be supportive without breaking your budget

“You don’t want to be the reason that a family member suffers hardship, but you…

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Oh Yes They Did! Millions Committing ‘Financial Infidelity’

New survey finds many hiding money moves from significant others

Every relationship has different boundaries and expectations and the only way to find them is…

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What Morgan Stanley is Doing to Educate Professional Athletes and Entertainers About Wealth Management

Executive Drew Hawkins talks about the creation of the firm's Global Sports and Entertainment division

Executive Drew Hawkins talks about the creation of the firm’s global sports and entertainment division.

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3 Easy Moves That Will Boost Your Credit Score

Money Coach Lynnette Khalfani-Cox Shares Tips

For better or worse, your credit score is one of the most important numbers in…

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What Your Candidate Tells Us About Your Credit Score

Survey finds a link between candidates and constituents credit scores

“The higher a consumer’s credit score, typically the higher their income level. High credit scores…

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Americans Carrying Record Amounts of Car Debt

Data shows jump in borrowing by financially stressed groups

Still, lenders are trying to extend their borrowing pool by attracting people with lower credit…

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[Study] Women Are Feeling Financially Empowered

More women trusting financial instincts

“In fact, American women and men have a lot to learn from one another, as…

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Delaying Parenthood Is Not Always A Financial Slam Dunk

Starting a family requires taking a clear look at your financial picture, planning, and preparation

Couples are delaying parenthood due to financial reasons, but can you financially manage to keep…

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Soulful Sax Sensation Marcus Miller Shares Most Important Money Lessons

Series: The 3 most important lessons I’ve learned about money

“The richer you are as a person and the more competent you are as a…

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Creating a Financial Life Plan: Where to Begin

How to set financial goals

This story gives readers tools to connect with their highest ideals and priorities so that…

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[Women’s History Month] Dr. Dara Richardson Heron Making History At The YWCA

Worked to enhance the lives of women, girls, and families

It is my hope that when people reflect on my legacy, they will say, “Throughout…

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How Much Do You Need to Make to Buy a Home?

Survey looks at salary needed for 27 cities across the U.S

On a national level, the average median home price in the U.S. is $222,700, meaning…

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Will the ‘Pay Gap’ Between Serena Williams and Maria Sharapova Close?

Tennis star’s admission of drug use a game changer in advertising world

While Williams has always stood in Sharapova’s shadow when it comes to endorsements, she has…

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The Black Elite: A Look Inside Black America’s Widening Wealth Gap

Wealthiest blacks distinguishing themselves from all others

As high earning black households make income gains faster than other groups it’s interesting to…

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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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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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How to Watch Black Enterprise’s New Tech Podcast on Any Device

Tune into Black Enterprise’s BE The Code podcast hosted by Sequoia Blodgett for all the…

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