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Why Your Personal Life Impacts Your Professional Brand

We can’t help it. Whether we hear Apple, Starbucks, Coca-Cola, or Target, we habitually create…

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3 Excuses That Keep You From Entrepreneurship

Stop making excuses to start living your dream

Don’t let fear or excuses keep you from following your dream of starting your business.…

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Entrepreneurs: 5 Easy Steps to Build Funding Strategy

How to prepare yourself for potential investors and lendors

Here are five strategic steps to help you fund your business and get to the…

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4 Reasons to Ditch Department Store Cards Right Now

Don’t let the promise of rewards points keep you in debt

Why department store cards are a dead end

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4 Ways to Build Credit Without Credit Cards

Take advantage of these practical strategies

Credit cards are not evil in and of themselves and really don’t have to be…

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4 Secrets to Successful Budgeting

Learn how to stick to your budget once and for all

Patrice says it’s time to get smarter about the way you’re budgeting your money.

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Taking a New Look at Entrepreneurship and Franchising

Our financial expert says it's worth taking a look at franchising from another perspective

Want to start a franchise? It may not be necessary to reinvent the wheel.

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Is It Time to Negotiate a Higher Salary?

Timely, strategic steps towards establishing and proving your worth

How do you know it’s time to ask your employer for more money?

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Apply to More Than 50 HBCUs at Once With the Common Black College Application

Students can apply to 52 of the more than 100 HBCUs by completing just one…

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Password Protect Your Flash Drive In Two Simple Steps

Flash drives, thumb drives, USB sticks: whatever you want to call them, they’re more than…

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