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Nicki Minaj Advice to Women: ‘Don’t Ever Be Ashamed to Ask for The Top Dollar’

From day one, Minaj knew she would be the boss in her career

Nicki Minaj talks to Time about the importance of women being unapologetic about demanding more…

By Courtney Connley

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Why Black Women Earn Less But Pay More For The Same Products As Men

Pink tax allows manufacturers to charge extra, putting black women at financial risk

The pink tax refers to the extra amount women are charged for certain products or…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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4 Ways to Make Sure Your Company Pays Women Equally

Here's what you can do to ensure your company is offering fair pay and opportunities for women

The pay gap is even greater for African-American and Latina women, with African-American women earning…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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These Industries Offer the Best Pay for Working Mothers

Finance leads the pack in pay for working moms. But what about work-life balance?

Find out what industries offer the best pay and work-life balance for working mothers.

By Courtney Connley

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A State-by-State Breakdown of the Gender Wage Gap

Nationally, women lose a combined total of $500 billion every year due to pay inequality

Find out what states across the country have the largest gender pay gap.

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Obama Administration Pushing For Higher Pay For Black Single Mothers

White House working to pass Raise the Wage Act

At the current minimum wage, a single mom who works full-time to support two children…

By Stacey Tisdale

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President Obama Expands Efforts to Close Pay Gap, Calls For Salary Release

Companies with 100 or more employees to send salary information to federal government

On the 7th anniversary of the Lilly Ledbetter Act, President Obama announces new regulations that…

By Courtney Connley

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The Surprising Age at Which Women’s Pay Falls Behind

Payscale report reveals that women's pay starts to plateau more than a decade before men

According to a Payscale study of 1.4 million full-time workers, women make less than men…

By Courtney Connley

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Chelsea Clinton Holds Real Talk on Digital Divide

Clinton Foundation and SELF magazine tackle inequality in tech ... and throw shade at Bernie Sanders?

The Clinton Foundation co-hosted a panel: ‘What Works for Women Leaders in Technology’ with SELF…

By Samara Lynn

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[WATCH] Meredith Vieira Schools Stacey Dash For Calling Gender Wage Gap ‘An Excuse’

Dash says just like race the argument surrounding equal pay is an excuse

Stacey Dash and Meredith Vieira go back and forth about the fight for equal pay…

By Courtney Connley

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5 Career Industries With the Largest Wage Gap

Career fields where women are the most underpaid

Five career industries where women are the most underpaid.

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Four Alarming Facts that Prove Equal Pay Day is Still Needed

Statistics that prove the fight for equality must continue

A list of alarming facts that prove the fight for equality in the workplace is…

By Courtney Connley

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Patricia Arquette Calls People of Color and Gays to Fight for Women

Patricia Arquette makes an insensitive comment on race and sexual orientation

One of the most talked about moments from┬áSunday night’s Oscars was Patricia Arquette’s acceptance speech…

By Essence Gant

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Women Earn Less Than Men in 97 Percent of U.S. Districts

Women who make as much as men exist in only 13 districts

Women who make as much as men exist in only 13 districts

By Gerren Keith Gaynor

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Women & Money: The Gender Wage Gap Could Cost You $2 Million

The financial consequences of working while female add up to many missed opportunities

For all of us who are guilty of WWF (working while female) we already know…

By Patricia Stallworth

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