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money and relationships

How to Protect Your Finances When Love Is New

Is your new Valentine aiming for your heart—or your wallet? Here’s how to avoid being a fool for love

Key dos and don’ts—and major red flags that should never be ignored—in order to avoid…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Should You Date Someone With A Bad Credit Score?

What’s significant about a significant other’s financial profile

“Almost 2 in 5 adults say knowing someone’s credit score would affect their interest in…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Why Romance Heats Up in Retirement

Study finds retirees heating up their golden years

As social relationships built in the workplace tend to fade and leisure replaces the time…

By Stacey Tisdale

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What You Need to Know About Money and Divorce

Maintaining financial stability when 'I Do' turns into 'I Can’t'

Many times the emotional aspects of a divorce process can cause one to be unable…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Do You Have A Clear Money Conscience?

Making your financial life reflect who you really are

This mindset, and the never-ending treadmill it puts us on with regard to acquiring money,…

By Stacey Tisdale

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3 Danger Signs Of Relationship Scams

Missing these red flags can do plenty of damage, including ruining your credit, destroying your business and disrupting your career

Failing to recognize dating and relationship scams before getting involved can do plenty of damage,…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Family Loans: 3 Tips For Dealing With The Pressure to Lend

How to be supportive without breaking your budget

“You don’t want to be the reason that a family member suffers hardship, but you…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Oh Yes They Did! Millions Committing ‘Financial Infidelity’

New survey finds many hiding money moves from significant others

Every relationship has different boundaries and expectations and the only way to find them is…

By Stacey Tisdale

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5 Things to Think About When Friends and Family Ask For Loans

How to handle the pressure to lend

Almost everyone has a story about asking for a loan from a friend or…

By Stacey Tisdale

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When One Spouse Retires First

3 tips for keeping the peace when you’re on different paths

Things can get tricky, however, when the person sleeping next to you does have to…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Estate Planning: Do You Need a Trust?

How to best serve those who put their trust in you

Think about the pain that comes with losing someone you love – someone you were…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Judge Denies WNBA’s Glory Johnson Spousal Support from Soon-to-Be Ex-Wife

Pregnant Tulsa Shock baller can file for child support at a later date

In one of the first highly publicized marriage dissolutions between African American women, ballers may…

By Janell Hazelwood

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Love and Money: Is Your Boo a Burden on Your Bottom Line?

5 questions that help you get real about love and spending

This story gives tips on love and money, to help people deal with the human…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Married to the Boss: Can Marriage, Money and Multimedia Mix?

Effective tips for working with your partner

One couple who have worked together for nearly a two decades in the stressful world…

By Kenny Pugh

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How Couples Can Avoid Financial Disaster

Strategies for discussing money with your partner

Talking to your spouse about money may not be easy, but financial challenges are one…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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Are You and Your Honey on the Same Page About Money?

Tips for creating financial harmony

Not only did a new study find that couples are not on the same page,…

By Stacey Tisdale

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‘Marrying Down’ May Cost Educated Women $25K a Year

Recent study shows black women who marry less educated men may be losing financially

Recent Pew study shows black women who marry less educated men may be losing financially.

By Brittany Dandy

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Divorce Mediation Services: Are They Worth the Investment?

Here's what you should know about this option

Some couples seeking to untie the knot are now turning to divorce mediation services as…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Looking for Love: Tall, Dark and Credit Worthy

In some cases, your credit score could help you find love

The dating services industry is a $2.1 billion business in the United States.

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Our World with Black Enterprise Host Paul Brunson Talks Matchmaking

Here's what you should know about purchasing relationship help

A lack of time due, a busy career, or just plain bad luck, might have…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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