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I Was An ID Theft Victim: Here’s What I Did Right (And Wrong)

It was bound to happen at some point: I became a victim of identity theft.…

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Consumer Affairs

average cost of a wedding

Getting Hitched or Going Broke? The Cost of a Wedding Is Up 81%

A lot has changed in the wedding industry over the last decade, but one of…

9 Ways Millennials Can Protect Themselves From Scams

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When it comes to scams, millennials are a bulls-eye target for con artists.
In…

Report: Even Good Black Drivers Pay Higher Auto Insurance

The analysis examined auto insurance premiums and payouts in California, Illinois, Texas, and Missouri. ProPublica…

Decoded

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

Home

Make Sure You Know Fact from Myth when Seeking to Own a Home

Many Americans say they want to be homeowners, according to Wells Fargo’s “How America Views…

4 Ways to Escape the Rental Trap

“A lot of people have been misinformed, resulting in becoming content to live as renters,”…

Six Things You Need to Know Now Before Buying or Selling a Home

With homes now being purchased at a bustling pace, there are many signs that point…

Investing

Jetpack CEO and Founder Fatima Dicko

Black Female-Led Startup Jetpack Takes off With Equity Crowdfunding Campaign

Jetpack CEO and Founder Fatima Dicko talks about her “last-mile” delivery company and running an…

5 Top Technology Investments to Make

For most investors, technology investments are one of the most appealing industries to focus on. It has…

Surprise, Surprise Women Investors Are Outperforming Men

If you thought men had a leg up on investing, you’d have been wrong. Turns…

Love & Money

Valentine's Day

For Valentine’s Day, Stop (Overspending) in the Name of Love!

Valentine’s Day is the official holiday to celebrate love. But because it’s almost exclusively a…

4 Keys to Protecting Your Money When Opening Your Heart

We make some of our most damaging money decisions because we mistakenly think love makes…

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…

Money Management

Credit Score

Personal Credit Score vs. Business Credit Score: Everything You Need to Know (And More)

Both your personal credit and business credit are criteria that play an important role in…

7 Ways to Fix Your Bad Credit

There are certain steps you need to take to restore your credit. Use these 7…

5 Simple Boss Moves to Help You Confront Student Loan Debt

We all know the stats. Take charge of your student loan debt and get past…

Credit & Debt Management

Credit Score

Personal Credit Score vs. Business Credit Score: Everything You Need to Know (And More)

Both your personal credit and business credit are criteria that play an important role in…

7 Ways to Fix Your Bad Credit

There are certain steps you need to take to restore your credit. Use these 7…

5 Simple Boss Moves to Help You Confront Student Loan Debt

We all know the stats. Take charge of your student loan debt and get past…

Planning & Budgeting

Budget

How To Eliminate Expenses In Every Budget Category

If you want to improve your personal finances, whether that means paying off your debts,…

Millennial Women: 4 Steps to Ensure the Retirement of Your Dreams

Most retirement savings advice can be beneficial to anyone, no matter their sex. But, young…

5 Smart Saving Tips for Single Women to Build Wealth

Whether’s it’s for that dream home, vacation adventure or just for a rainy day, start…

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

Financial Writer and Expert Jennifer Streaks on Smart Money Moves

Financial writer and expert Jennifer Streaks lends her insight into the smartest personal finance moves…

Personal Finance Expert Ash Cash on Ways to Manage Your Money

Personal finance guru and author Ash Cash offers practical and actionable personal finance tips, which you…

5 Tips on How You Can Build and Sustain Wealth

Financial education specialist and Black Enterprise contributor Ashley M. Fox shares five simple ways that…

How To

Equifax hack

After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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