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What’s Love Got to Do With It?

When couples come together, they must undergo the unromantic process of figuring out how to…

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Marriage and Money: Getting on the Same Page

Lateshia Woodley, 35, and Alex Kelly, 33, of Ellenwood, Georgia, have come a long way.…

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Taking Control

Investing for long-term goals is important to Acie. Many African Americans, regardless of age or…

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Kicking Bad Money Habits

While on their honeymoon 12 years ago, Tamela and Omar Martin mapped out their lives…

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Attacking Student Loan Debt

Mitchell’s debt is a combination of money he used for UNH’s tuition and fees,…

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Life After Death

A death in the family is always emotionally demanding, but it can have lasting effects…

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Using Wealth For Life As A Way of Life

Our results are in! Last week, we asked how you’d spend $2,000 if selected as…

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POLL: What Would You Do If B.E. Gave You $2,000?

For a decade, Black Enterprise has awarded scores of our readers $2000 to kick-start their…

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Why Black Enterprise Gave Away A Quarter Million Dollars

As editor-in-chief of BLACK ENTERPRISE, one of the perks of my job is giving our…

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Eyes on the Prize

Friends and family aren’t likely to find April McLemore shopping in stores such as Nordstrom…

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Investing In Education

Dwayne Thomas learned all about the stock and bond markets as a finance major at…

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Rewriting the Financial Playbook

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

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Financial Challenge

Sophonia Hardaway saves for her daughter’s ­college education as a way to honor her own…

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Drafting a Financial Plan

Dion and Sherrunda Adkins both grew up in families that struggled financially. “In our family…

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Building Wealth

Ebony Smith says losing her job was a blessing in disguise. In 2008, the former…

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Staying on Track

Like mother, like daughter. And that’s just fine by Dasha Lundy. Her mother taught her…

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High Hopes

Jason Gray has big plans. He wants to be the first of his five siblings…

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Making Changes

Richard Battles created a lifetime of memories during his 20-year Naval career. He lived in…

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Balancing Act

After Shelly Robertson’s nine-year marriage ended in 2006, she quickly adjusted her lifestyle. As part…

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Getting on Track

Tyvi Small is pursuing a doctorate in higher education administration. But when it comes to…

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Preparing for the Future

Herb White, a certified financial planner and founder of Life Certain Wealth Strategies in Denver,…

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School Daze

Borrowing money to further your education—and by extension, your earning power—is what most financial…

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Pursuing the American Dream

Richard Cherry is more interested in being wealthy than looking wealthy. Living well below his…

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Moving Toward Financial Freedom

Are B.E.’s 2007 Financial Fitness contest winners closer to a secure financial future?

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Women of Power

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Cool Jobs: Television Executive Micheline Bowman Balances Career and Side Hustle

Fox News’ Micheline Bowman has more than 15 years experience in television and has a…

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Women of Power: 10 Black Industry Leaders in Television and Film

Though the representation of women of color on TV and in film is still lagging…

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