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BE’s Guide for Success in 2017: Your Money

Here’s a roundup of hand-selected stories about money that will direct you onto the path…

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Consumer Affairs

get taken

‘Tis Better to Give, But Don’t Get Taken

Peak season for legitimate charities is also prime time for fund-raising scams.

If Everything Was On Sale, Why Are You Broke?

No matter what the commercials say, you can’t spend your way to savings. I repeat,…

Why You Must Practice Conscientious Consumerism

In order to effect lasting, systemic change, black people must engage in conscientious consumerism, even…

Credit & Debt Management

Eliminating Debt

Eliminating Debt? Don’t Get Carried Away

For many of us, eliminating debt is a top priority. That’s not a bad thing,…

Relying on Credit Can Lead to Disaster

Has relying on credit pushed you to the brink of disaster? Time to face the…

Avoiding Credit Abuse: Before You Break Out the Plastic, Think!

While credit abuse is a socially accepted and commercially encouraged habit, it often leads to…

Decoded

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Decoded: Rihanna’s Brand is Definitely Not ‘Anti’ Profitability

Rihanna, who recently released her latest album ‘Anti,’ has a brand bankability not to be…

Decoded: The Money Behind Winning a Grammy

Many have wondered if artists get paid for performing at the Grammy’s or if they…

Missy Elliott Post-Super Bowl Sales Projected to Jump 1,000 Percent

Missy Elliott still remains a trending topic since her show stopping Super Bowl performance. Currently…

Home Ownership

foreclosure scams

Foreclosure Scams: Don’t Get Your House Stolen

Foreclosure scams can literally rob you of house and home, as well as ruin your…

Washington, DC’s Largest, Oldest Black Bank To Host Mortgage Day

People of color continue to get shut out of the housing marketing. Home ownership among…

National Retirement Security Week: Boost Your Post-Career Income Through Home-Sharing

Millions of retirees continue to figure out how to live comfortably during their post-career years—a…

Investing

Detroit housing

JPMorgan Chase Invests Over $1 Million in Detroit Housing Project

Detroit housing gets a $1.35 million renovation thanks to JPMorgan Chase & Co. and Capital…

Looking For A Financial Adviser? Watch For These Red Flags

You’re looking for a financial advisor, and you’ve met an impressive candidate. Here are signs…

The Importance of Investing in Black and Latino Entrepreneurs

Monique Woodward, a Venture Partner at 500 Startups, tells Black Enterprise about her decision to…

Love & Money

say never

6 Reasons to Say ‘Never’ When It Comes to Your Money

For most things in life, you should never say never. However, there are some things…

She Makes More. Can You Handle It?

Husbands, we said we’d love her for richer or poorer. But for many of us,…

Financial Violence: 4 Signs to Watch for in a New Relationship

Financial abuse is a significant indicator of a person’s potential to engage in domestic/intimate partner…

Planning & Budgeting

say never

6 Reasons to Say ‘Never’ When It Comes to Your Money

For most things in life, you should never say never. However, there are some things…

Relying on Credit Can Lead to Disaster

Has relying on credit pushed you to the brink of disaster? Time to face the…

5 Ways to Get Your Money Right for the New Year

Get your money right for the new year with a few simple, easy to follow…

Taxes

tax refund

Here Are 4 Smart Ways to Use Your Tax Refund

It’s important to not spend your entire tax refund. You must have a plan in…

3 Last Minute Tax Tips

With all of the rush to get our taxes finished on time, it can be…

What to Do if You Can’t Pay Your Tax Bill

The IRS is, however, willing to help you set up an installment plan that sets…

Wealth Management

money lessons

Money Lessons for Kids: An Action Plan for Parents

Money Management From Grad School to Grad School by Ernest Burley Jr. provides key principles…

Use An Allowance To Raise Money-Smart Kids

Want raise money-smart kids? Start buy using an allowance as more than an act of…

#BankBlack: 5 Ways to Increase Your Wealth Mentality

Teri Williams, president and owner of the largest Black-owned bank in America, talks about living…

How To

India

#TechieTips: 4 Things to Consider When Working With Remote Developers in India

India is one of the top countries where startups and other businesses look for talent…

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resolutions

How to Keep Your Healthy New Year’s Resolutions Going Strong

For millions of people, the new year is also starting with new year resolutions around…

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