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Financial Planning for College Doesn’t Have to Be Intimidating

With proper planning and budgeting, paying for college doesn't have to drain your finances

Make sure you’re not letting the process of saving for your child’s education intimidate you.

By Ashley R. Harris

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Saving Money For a Rainy Day Is Easier Than You Think

These tips can take your saving process to the next level

Four steps to saving more in 2013.

By Jennifer Streaks

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five tips to avoid working weekends

4 Secrets to Successful Budgeting

Learn how to stick to your budget once and for all

Patrice says it’s time to get smarter about the way you’re budgeting your money.

By Patrice C. Washington

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Financial Advice for The Committed, But Unmarried

In a long-term relationship, but not ready to put a ring on it? Here are steps to honor your partnership while protecting your finances.

People not married but in long-term committed relationships have many of the same financial concerns…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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4 Tips for Budgeting When Your Income Is Inconsistent

How to create consistency when your money isn’t!

Limited or inconsistent income means you have to be smart with the money you do…

By Patrice C. Washington

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How to Drive Savings Back to Your Wallet at the Pump

Money saving tips to keep you at the pump less and on the road more

According to AAA, gas has crept up only .04 cents to the gallon since last…

By Ashley R. Harris

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3 Ways to Turn Your Idea into an Income Stream in 2013

Getting specific about your goals has a significant payoff

Get serious about turning your ideas into cash.

By Amanda Miller Littlejohn

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What You Choose To Believe About Money Matters

Believing you are destined to be rich won't make wealth inevitable. But believing you are born to be poor all but guarantees a life of lack.

There’s no guarantee that believing you are destined to be rich, alone, will make you…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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6 Unlikely Tips to Get Your Financial House in Order

You've heard this advice from time to time, but it's never been more necessary

Six tips to get organized about your finances

By Jennifer Streaks

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Meet the Woman Behind the 52 Week Savings Challenge

How one woman’s prayer could help millions save money

One woman’s epiphany is making an impact in social media.

By Patrice C. Washington

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Wellness Travel Big Business in the New Year

Living well can be a costly endeavor, especially when on vacation

Travel could be the key to wellness in the new year.

By Ashley R. Harris

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Wait ‘Til I Get My Money Right: Top Money Resolutions for 2013

Overall health, physically and fiscally, is within your reach

Get your mind — and money — right in 2013.

By Ashley R. Harris

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5 Tax Changes That Take Effect in 2013

New changes in 2013 mean many families and individuals will need to seek professional tax assistance

Taxes, taxes, taxes. Here are the ins and outs for 2013.

By Jennifer Streaks

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Taking a New Look at Entrepreneurship and Franchising

Our financial expert says it's worth taking a look at franchising from another perspective

Want to start a franchise? It may not be necessary to reinvent the wheel.

By Patrice C. Washington

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How to Avoid ‘Partying For a Good Cause’ This Christmas

Some predators seek to key in on December to target charitable givers

How do you avoid Scrooge this holiday season?

By Darren Sands

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3 Shopping ‘Deals’ to Avoid In December

Look out for bargains at the top of the year on these items

Going for these products now may break the bank.

By Ashley R. Harris

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Progress Report

Let’s take a look at last year’s Financial Fitness contest winners and see what steps they have taken toward financial freedom

Black Enterprise identified past Financial Fitness Contest winners to find out if they followed our…

By LaToya M. Smith

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3 Holiday Shopping Mistakes to Avoid

Keeping the reason for the season in mind will help curb overspending

In the mood to give this season? Be careful!

By Ashley R. Harris

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A Reality Check for Black Friday

Shopping until you drop is not worth ruining your financial health—or if it is already poor, making it even worse.

Yes, a healthy amount of holiday spending will be good for our economy, and certainly…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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3 Black Friday Apps That Will Save You Money

Take these tools with you before you hit the stores this Black Friday

Using an app could help you tune out the noise on Black Friday.

By Ashley R. Harris

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How To

Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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