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Working Class

People of Color Will Be Majority Working Class by 2032

The changing face of the workforce

“While policies aimed at raising living standards for the working class are often conflated with…

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America’s Shrinking Middle Class

The rich are getting richer, as the middle are being squeezed to the bottom

What’s interesting is like the man from San Francisco, the shrinking middle class is as…

By Stacey Tisdale

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What My Mother Taught Me About Gender and Money

Why mothers really do know what’s best

Our mothers and grandmothers “got it.” They knew that the world is not designed for…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Top 100 CEOs Have as Much in Retirement Assets as 41% of American Families

Study shows wide ‘asset’ gap among CEOs due to gender and race

“The CEOs’ extraordinary nest eggs are not the result of extraordinary performance,” notes Scott Klinger,…

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The 10 Reasons You Aren’t Rich

Change Your Thoughts About Money and You’ll Change Everything

Being book smart has nothing to do with your potential to make money. The way…

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YWCA USA CEO Shares Most Important Money Lessons

Dr. Dara Richardson-Heron discusses the need for a level financial playing field

I have had an incredible support system in my life and have made great strides…

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[Watch] GOP Candidate Ben Carson Talks Interest Rates and Income Gap

Candidate speaks ahead of Fed meeting, Tues and Wed, to decide next move on rates

As a financial journalist for nearly 2 decades you begin to see how much of…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Nearly Half of American Renters Are Struggling to Pay Their Rent

Study illustrates hardships of stagnant incomes and rising rents for all groups

The study points out that the supply of rental housing has increased, but demand has…

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Black Wealth: Richest 100 Americans Worth As Much As Total African American Population in U.S.

Scholar weighs in on income inequality between 1% and blacks

A new study finds the wealthiest 100 households on the Forbes 400 list of wealthiest…

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The 27 Countries That Trump the U.S. When it Comes to Gender Equality

Report shows U.S. moving backwards in closing gender gap

The World Economic Forum’s 2015 Global Gender Gap report shows the U.S. has taken a…

By Courtney Connley

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CNBC’s Epperson Asking GOP Candidates the ‘Money’ Questions

“It’s the economy stupid”

“I want viewers to walk away understanding how their education, jobs, taxes, and financial security…

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Obama Uses State of the Union to Reset Presidency

President’s proposals seek to strengthen middle class

With a combination of determination and optimism, President Obama reset his presidency as he delivered…

By Derek T. Dingle

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Wealthier Parents More Likely To Send Kids To Nursery School

Census data reveals another big educational gap between the haves and the have-nots

Census data reveals another big educational gap between the haves and the have-nots

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