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Funderdome - Tara Darnley - Yummy Mitt

Mamapreneur Invents Innovative and Eco-Friendly Baby Teething Solution

Tara Darnley pitched her Yummy Mitt teether on Steve Harvey’s Funderdome, winning $20,000 for her…

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Spendwith (Image: C. Jibril Sulaiman II)

Spendwith Is Allowing You to Become An Investor

Title III, Regulation CF rules, allows a private company to raise money from anyone through equity crowdfunding

Not only is the company allowing its users to spend with culturally relevant companies, but…

By Sequoia Blodgett

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Kito Johnson

Million-Dollar Real Estate Broker and Investor Shares How to Build a Real Estate Empire

Kito Johnson discusses entrepreneurship, real estate, and bouncing back after the 2008 economic crisis

Kito Johnson talks to Black Enterprise about his faith, family, failed businesses, and recovering from…

By Chanel Martin

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financial mistakes

3 Monumental Financial Mistakes People Make Before They Turn 50

The saying that youth is wasted on the young may be especially true when it comes to saving for retirement

“Too many people wait way too long to start thinking about how much they will…

By Selena Hill

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Serena Williams Invests in Superfood Startup Daily Harvest

The tennis champ's latest investment is in a startup that aims to make healthy eating more convenient

For Serena Williams, boss moves are habitual, both on and off the tennis court.Williams—along with Gwyneth…

By Kandia Johnson

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5 Top Technology Investments to Make

The hottest tech trends for investors, right now

For most investors, technology investments are one of the most appealing industries to focus on. It has…

By Samara Lynn

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women investors

Surprise, Surprise Women Investors Are Outperforming Men

New Fidelity survey shows that the ladies are earning higher returns

If you thought men had a leg up on investing, you’d have been wrong. Turns…

By Alisa Gumbs

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Digital Gold: The ABCs of Bitcoin

Bitcoin expert Edwardo Jackson on how the digital currency can create black wealth

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“People liken it to digital gold,” says Edwardo Jackson, an author, entrepreneur, and…

By Samara Lynn

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savings

Put to Use These Savings Vehicles That’ll Drive You Home

Learn to better manage your savings by understanding the difference between money market accounts, certificates of deposit, and government bonds

Savings can be a challenge for some consumers but there are other ways to save…

By Cameka Smith

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say never

6 Reasons to Say ‘Never’ When It Comes to Your Money

For most things in life, you should never say never. But there are some things you should never do with your money.

For most things in life, you should never say never. However, there are some things…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Financial Advisor

Looking For A Financial Adviser? Watch For These Red Flags

If you see these signs when looking for a financial adviser, keep a tight grip on your money. And run.

You’re looking for a financial advisor, and you’ve met an impressive candidate. Here are signs…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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reality check

5 Reality Checks You Must Face to Fix Your Finances

One of the challenges of financial education is trying to get through to people who think the rules of smart money management do not apply to them.

Time to get real: You are NOT the exception to the rules of building wealth.

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Should You Focus On Reducing Debt, Saving Or Investing?

It's a trick question: Everything you do with your money is an investment. But debt reduction is one of the best you can make, with guaranteed returns.

Should you focus on debt reduction, saving or investing? It’s a trick question. Everything you…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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millennials

3 Money Habits Millennials Should Practice Now

Smart financial habits that your future self will thank you for

Find out the essential money habits millennials should practice now to help build their nest…

By Black Enterprise

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before you invest

Before You Invest, 5 Questions To Ask

Protect yourself from financial scams. Here are questions to ask—and get answers for—before considering any investment opportunity

Protecting your finances is often a matter of what you do before you invest in…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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401

Massive Investment Gap Between Black and White 401 (k) Owners

New service aims to take the guesswork out for investors

retirement, 401 (k), IRA, investing

By Stacey Tisdale

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Retirement

How To Make Extra Money In Retirement

Tips for creating financial security in your golden years

According to the Urban Institute, the average white family had more than $130,000 in liquid…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Brown Capital Management’s Small Company Team Named Morningstar’s U.S. Fund Manager of the Year

Congrats Brown Capital Management! Job well done

The stars are shinning bright for Brown Capital Management this year. A small, talented team…

By Kenneth Meeks

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Investment Scams

What Athletes Can Teach Us About Investment Scams

Steps to take before you get taken for 'a ride'

“Anyone, irrespective of their bank account size, can be the victim of a scam.”

By Stacey Tisdale

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Parents

Give Dad Stock for Father’s Day for as Little as $20

Low cost ways to give the gift of stock for someone you love

While gifts take money out of the family budget, it might be interesting to consider…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Equifax hack

After 143 Million Left Vulnerable by Equifax Hack, Here’s What You Can Do

The Equifax hack could be the largest data theft involving Social Security numbers, which is…

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JavaScript Developer

How She Became a Full Stack JavaScript Developer In 5 Intensive Months

My biggest lesson learned was overcoming limitations I had put on myself regarding what I…

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