Tag Archives: Money Management

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How to Avoid Money Mistakes That Almost Everyone Makes

What are some mistakes everyone makes with cash, and how can you use them to your advantage?

Check out these mistakes you’re making with money that are almost too small to notice…

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When It Comes To Your Money, Are You A Hot Mess?

An exercise to give yourself a reality check—and maybe a much needed wake-up call—when it comes to your financial habits.

Check yourself. Before your wreck yourself.

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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Importance of Building a Relationship With the Financial Aid Office

Be focused and open-minded when securing financial aid

During the college process, you must maintain the focus and remain open-minded. This is especially…

By Jessica Brown

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5 Ways to Begin Saving for Your Dream Vacation

Start planning and saving for your dream destination today

Everyone deserves to travel, but money always seems to get in the way. Here are…

By Ashley M Fox

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Tired of Living Paycheck to Paycheck? Escape Now

Because exhibiting champagne taste while on a beer budget can be detrimental to achieving your financial goals

If you are tired of feeling like you don’t have enough to save or spend…

By Ashley M Fox

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This Financial Aid Resource for Students Opens This Weekend

Tips and info on the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA)

FAFSA available October 1! Early submission of the FAFSA will allow you to review your…

By Jessica Brown

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Are You Carrying the Wrong Credit Card?

Use a card that's right for you, one that matches your spending and financial situation

At least one in five credit card customers are carrying the wrong card, according to…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Is It Time To Put a Limit On Your Student Loan Stress?

You can be in denial, angry, depressed, confused, and even hurt when it comes to…

By Ashley M Fox

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A Workaholics Wake-up Call: Why Skipping Vacation for Work is a Bad Idea

The benefits of taking time off go beyond your physical and mental well-being

Life Coach and Founder of Captain’s Chair Coaching provides insight for workaholics to consider for…

By Jason Dukes

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College

Is The College You Want to Attend Within Your Financial Means?

Planning for the total cost of paying for college will help to ensure that the institution you want to attend is the right one

Planning for the total cost of paying for college will help to ensure that the…

By Jessica Brown

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[Financial Literacy Month] Free Financial Advice Across the U.S. for Money Smart Week

Financial empowerment campaign kicks off April 23

“For thirteen years, Money Smart Week has inspired financial institutions, schools, libraries, nonprofits and government…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Eldercare: Taking Care of Aging Parents While Maintaining Financial Security

“Mr. Eldercare 101” sets the record straight with B.E.

Eldercare issues cross all racial, cultural, economic, religious, political, geographic etc. boundaries. It also…

By Stacey Tisdale

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[Financial Literacy Month] Domestic Violence Victims Struggle to Get Financially Literate

Survey finds shortage of funds hurting victim’s ability to become financially independent

“Financial abuse is debilitating for many survivors of domestic violence. Financial education and credit building…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Don’t Get Taken By A Sketchy Financial Advisor

How to put the best financial team in place

If a financial planner seems more interested in the numbers than in your personal goals…

By Stacey Tisdale

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Save For Your Kids’ Education Without Panicking

If you're failing to sock away money for the kids education, you're not alone

Here are several ways to start making progress toward a college fund for your children’s…

By BlackEnterprise.com

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Tax Apps and Useful Online Tools For Small Business Owners

Help for filing taxes and managing your money better

Tax season is here and many small business owners are asking themselves how they can…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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How to Decide Which Bills to Pay First

How to organize your expenses by priority

One of the most important, and largest bill in most households, is the mortgage or…

By Denise Campbell Laidler

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States With the Highest and Lowest Health Insurance Costs

New York tops list while New Mexico offers most affordable options

“Higher insurance costs in many states are tied to high costs of living or being…

By Janell Hazelwood

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[Watch] A Conversation With Millennials About Student Loan Debt Solutions

BE Senior Editor Stacey Tisdale talks money with millennials at Rider University

With student loan debt topping $1 trillion it is imperative that we educate students young…

By Stacey Tisdale

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How To Set Financial Goals

Black Enterprise’s Senior Personal Finance Editor Stacey Tisdale shares her tips on CNN’s HLN

Black Enterprise’s Senior Personal Finance Editor Stacey Tisdale shares her tips on CNN’s HLN.

By Stacey Tisdale

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