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[SURVEY] African Americans Face Financial Challenges, Yet Remain Positive

Massachusetts Mutual Life Company (MassMutual) took an in-depth look at African American household finances to…

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Consumer Affairs

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Consumer Alert: Malware Threat at Hotel Business Centers

Houstonian Hotel suffered data breach that lasted six months between Dec. 28, 2013, and June…

Kim Kardashian New Video Game On Track To Net $200 Million

The millions continue to rain down for Kim Kardashian.
The reality star’s golden touch now includes…

Consumer Tip of the Day: Diversify Online Shopping Sources to Find Deals

A recent report from Savings.com reveals that Amazon doesn’t always have the lowest prices, therefore,…

Credit & Debt Management

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Credit Card Interest Rates on the Rise

The most significant increases can be seen when it comes to secured credit cards.

Infographic: Federal Versus Private Student Loans

This infographic outlines the difference between Federal and private student loans.

Help for Overdrafts: Wells Fargo Will Stop ‘Stacking’ Checks

Wells Fargo will begin processing customers’ checks in the order they are received and stop…

Decoded

From Roblé Ali, Tasty Dishes to Wear

Chef Roblé, is at it again.

Decoded: It’s A Different World Without TV’s Favorite Cast

Black Enterprise takes a look at the cast members of A Different World after they…

Home Ownership

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Life-Savers: 5 Tax Facts for Home Sellers

If you’re selling your home, you’ll want to take heed to these tax facts from…

Study: U.S. Millennials Waiting Longer to Buy Homes

A report done by online real estate firm Trulia shows that education and marriage rates…

Homebuilder Confidence on the Rise

The index measuring home builders’ views on current sales conditions rose four points to 57.…

Investing

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Retirement? Millennials See Cash as Long-term Investment Strategy

The youngsters are placing their trust in cash when it comes to saving for retirement.

[Exclusive] Part 2: Rick Ross Details Nigerian Business Interests and Winning with MMG Team

Mogul Rick Ross sits down for part two of BlackEnterprise.com exclusive to talk business interests…

How to Avoid an IRA Early-Withdrawal Fee

Generally, withdrawing funds before age 59 ½ will cause you to get slapped with a…

Love & Money

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Kim Kardashian New Video Game On Track To Net $200 Million

The millions continue to rain down for Kim Kardashian.
The reality star’s golden touch now includes…

Merging Finances with Your Spouse

If you’re recently married, at some point you’ll be faced with a big decision:…

Common Misconceptions Newlyweds Have about Credit

If you’re a newlywed, there are some things regarding money about which you might be…

Planning & Budgeting

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Error in FAFSA Form May Affect Financial Aid Offers

Some schools began to see many applicants with unusual salaries on FAFSA.

Consumer Tip of the Day: Watch out for Hotel Scams

Some scammers are taking advantage of unsuspecting hotel guests.

Consumer Tip of the Day: Conduct a Financial Inventory

Be sure to take into account how you’re spending your money to ensure you’re on…

Taxes

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Top 10 Cities with Highest Travel Taxes

Study took a look at the top 50 travel destinations for business travelers, however, these…

Filing Funds: How Taxes Affect Nonprofit Crowdfunding Campaigns

If you’re a nonprofit raising funds via crowdfunding, you’ll want to know this vital information…

4 Vital Tax Tips For After You Say ‘I Do’

Just got married? Well, you’ll want to follow these quick tax tips to avoid any…

Wealth Management

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Forbes Media Sells Majority Stake To Hong Kong Investment Company Group

Forbes Media, the parent company of Forbes Magazine has reached an agreement to sell a…

Survey: More Americans Borrowing from 401K for Non-Essentials

Survey by TIAA-CREF, titled Borrowing Against Your Future, shows some workers are getting downright…

[SURVEY] African Americans Face Financial Challenges, Yet Remain Positive

Massachusetts Mutual Life Company (MassMutual) took an in-depth look at African American household finances to…

Women of Power

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Watch Sonia Alleyne’s Interview with Venus Williams at This Year’s Women of Power Summit [Video]

Venus Williams was one of the featured speakers at this year’s Women of Power Summit.

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Women of Power: Pushing Past Fear To Make Your Next Career Move

At the Black Enterprise Women of Power summit, attendees learn how to push past fears…

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