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When It’s a Free Gift, It’s Going to Cost You

Stop being bamboozled by the word “free.”

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Consumer Affairs

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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…

Don’t Let Black Friday Put You in the Red

Smart shopping expert Erin Warren shares a few tips that will help Black Friday shoppers…

Credit & Debt Management

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Just in Time for Halloween: 5 Frightening Money Mistakes That Can Haunt Millennials

In the spirit of Halloween, check out this hair-raising list of 5 money mistakes that…

New Guidebook Helps College Grads With Student Loan Debt

Find out how this new guide helps with student loan debt consolidation for college grads…

Use These 3 SmartApps to Reduce Debt

There is no sense of having a smartphone just to pay a high bill and…

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

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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…

Renting vs. Owning: The Pros And The Cons

Debating whether you should rent or buy property? Here are some tidbits on the pros…

Investing

Financial Advisor

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…

BE Luxury: 9 Major Keys to Collecting Art

Art appreciation is more than admiring pieces or acquiring solely to hold long-term. Here are…

Love & Money

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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…

What Do You Know About Love and Money?

Check out this brief quiz to find out what you and your partner know about…

The 3 Ways Being In Love Puts Your Assets At Risk

The difference between healthy, financially successful relationships and marriages, and a caustic and costly divorce…

Planning & Budgeting

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Here’s Why Basic Savings Accounts Don’t Work

Basic savings accounts that are connected to your checking account don’t work. Here are reasons…

An Attitude Adjustment: 3 Ways to Rethink Your Finances for the Holidays

With the pressure to overspend and take on debt to meet the demands of the…

How To Build Your Emergency Savings Fund

It’s the first rule of wealth building: Pay yourself first. Here are key dos and…

Taxes

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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…

3 Ways to Reduce Your Tax Bill

Tax Expert Barbara Weltman shares last minute tax tips.

Wealth Management

Financial Advisor

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…

U.S. Bank Senior Wealth Strategist Offers Career and Financial Lessons

Find out what Vice President, Senior Wealth Strategist of U.S. Bank, John Campbell, believes to…

Strategic Moves For a Rich Retirement

Most people have saved little or nothing for retirement, which means they are already facing…

How To

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How to Budget for Unexpected Windfalls

Having a plan for unexpected windfalls can be as important as anticipating surprise expenses. Just…

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How to Get Paid for Traveling

Evita Robinson, founder of Nomadness Travel Tribe (Image: Nomadness Travel Tribe)
Have a passion for…

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