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New Changes Coming for “Know Before You Owe” Mortgage Rules

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Protection Act worked to make this information more accessible…

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Consumer Affairs


Reports: Google Planning to Become Wireless Provider

Google is looking to partner with Sprint and T-Mobile to offer mobile service.

McDonald’s Sued for Racism and Sexual Harrassment

Ten former McDonald’s employees filed a lawsuit on Thursday against the fast food chain alleging…

Millions are Committing Financial Infidelity

More than 7 million Americans have hidden a bank or credit card account from their…

Credit & Debt Management

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Five Money Experts Millennials Should Follow

Though many millennials have access to better education and employment opportunities than their parents, they are still confronted…

Consumer Tip: When to Close a Credit Card

There are times when you should close a credit card.

Credit Card Balance Transfer Offers Get More Generous

If you’re thinking of doing a credit card balance transfer, now might be the time.…


Halle Berry Will Pay $16,000 Child Support

Decoded: Multifaceted Power Moves of Halle Berry

Halle Berry is one of the highest paid actresses in Hollywood, earning as much as…

Decoded: 6 Power Women Who Drove Culture and Conversation in 2014

In 2014, women of color inspired conversations about issues that matter and shaped culture around…

Kevin Hart Turns Social Media Fans into Million-Dollar Wins At the Box Office

With over 40 million followers across social-media channels, Kevin Hart used his #Hustlehart work ethic…

Home Ownership

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New Changes Coming for “Know Before You Owe” Mortgage Rules

The Dodd-Frank Wall Street Reform and Protection Act worked to make this information more accessible…

CFPB Launches Tool for Home Owners

The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau is now offering resources to help home owners and home…

Infographic: Housing Counseling Could Make Your Dream a Reality

If you’re thinking of purchasing a home or modifying an existing mortgage, a housing counselor…



Older IRA Owners Get Renewal for Tax-Free Transfers to Charity

If you’re an older investor with an IRA and you plan on making a charitable…

Study: Generation X Unprepared for Healthcare Costs During Retirement

Generation X is not prepared when it comes to managing healthcare costs during retirement.

My Fab Finance’s Tonya Rapley Celebrates Black Enterprise Cover

Black Enterprise October cover subject, Tonya Rapley, host celebration event in New York City.

Love & Money


CreditCards.com’s Matt Shulz Talks Financial Infidelity

Are you guilty of cheating when it comes to your finances?

Consumer Tip: Learn to Live on One Income

If you or your spouse has recently become unemployed, you’ll have to make a few…

AXA Advisors’ Ainka Munroe Talks Women, Money and Divorce (Part 2)

Munroe offers her insights on how women can take control of their financial destiny no…

Planning & Budgeting

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Millennials More Likely to Overdraft

Overdraft and insufficient funds fees make up most of the checking account fees paid by…

Bankrate.com’s Claes Bell Talks Saving Money

Only 38% of Americans have enough savings to cover unexpected expenses such as a $1,000…

Poll: Consumers are Concerned about Financial Stability

Roughtly 66% of respondents are not sure how to attain financial stability.



IRS Publication Helps Consumers Learn about Health Care Law

Are you curious about how the Affordable Care Act will impact your taxes? Then you’re…

Year-End Tax Planning Tips

The end of the year is the perfect time to get your taxes in order.

IRS Releases Updated Standard Mileage Rates

The standard mileage rates are used to figure the deductible costs of using a vehicle…

Wealth Management

AARP and SBA Share Start Up Advice on Entrepreneurship for the 50 Plus

Wells Fargo’s Katrina Everett Offers Estate Planning Tips

The New Year is a a great time to get your finances in order. One…

Wall Street Project Summit Kicks Off with Teaching Youth Financial Literacy

The 18th Annual Rainbow PUSH Wall Street Project Economic Summit keeps MLKs’ dream of economic…

Over 3.1 Million Americans Expected to See a Pay Raise in the New Year

On January 1st, 20 states will increase their minimum wage rates, leading to a major…

Women of Power

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Star Jones Confirmed to Moderate Women of Power Summit Panel

Star Jones is set to moderate a panel with industry leaders at Black Enterprise’s 2015…

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Women of Power Summit: Social Media 101 for Senior Professionals

Social media isn’t just a playground for millennials. Check out tips from Angela Pitter, a…

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