What would you do if Black Enterprise gave you $2,000? Enter our Financial Fitness Contest and you may have to make that decision. As part of Black Enterprise’s Wealth for Life thrust, we hold a monthly Financial Fitness Contest in which we help one of you solve some overwhelming financial challenge with the help of a financial advisor, our editorial team and $2,000 to kick-start your wealth-building program.
For a decade, Black Enterprise has awarded scores of our readers $2000 to kick-start their financial lives through our Financial Fitness Contest. So far, we’ve given away nearly a quarter million dollars, and counting. Take our poll and tell us: What you would do if you received the cash prize?
o Eliminate debt
o Use it for a down payment on a home
o Go bargain shopping
o Invest it for retirement
o Put it toward savings for my child/children’s education
o Make a donation to my favorite charity
o Take a vacation
o Put it into a money market or savings account for emergencies
Derek T. Dingle is the editor-in-chief of Black Enterprise magazine.