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Wedding Attendance Can Strain Your Relationship With Your Finances

Most of us know that weddings can get really expensive. According to a new survey,…

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On the Road With ‘Shark Tank’ 2017: Meet the CEO of myFinancialAnswers

Goldman Sachs alum pitches myFinancialAnswers—a new personal finance technology platform—at Shark Tank casting call in Philadelphia

For the eighth stop of the nationwide Shark Tank Diversity Tour, the casting team for…

By Brandon Andrews

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Meet the Women Who Are Focused on Fixing Credit in the Black Community

The push for economic equality is real and continues on

Passionate, driven, determined, focused; these are just some of the words that describe The National…

By Ashley M Fox

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Credit Score

Personal Credit Score vs. Business Credit Score: Everything You Need to Know (And More)

Here are a few key strategies that you should know about your personal and business credit score

Both your personal credit and business credit are criteria that play an important role in…

By Selena Hill

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Financial Writer and Expert Jennifer Streaks on Smart Money Moves

The acclaimed financial adviser on your best personal finance strategy

Financial writer and expert Jennifer Streaks lends her insight into the smartest personal finance moves…

By Samara Lynn

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Personal Finance Expert Ash Cash on Ways to Manage Your Money

Personal finance guru and author Ash Cash offers practical and actionable personal finance tips, which you…

By Samara Lynn

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10 Ways Anyone Can Save Money in College

Jar budgets, student discounts and more strategies.

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Today, it is imperative for students to graduate college with the least amount…

By Kevin Y. Brown

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Universal Basic Income

What Is Universal Basic Income, and Can It Help Black America?

If you didn't have to worry about money, what could you accomplish?

Universal Basic Income is the idea that the gov should provide all people a sufficient…

By Samara Lynn

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personal finance

7 Personal Finance Apps That Should be on Your Phone

Is that an accountant in your pocket, or are you just happy using fintech?

Using apps to manage money is increasingly becoming the norm and not just the practice…

By Samara Lynn

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These Financial Vices Keep You Broke and Make You Sick

The only difference between being rich and broke is how you behave

We all have vices. Whether big or small, overt or secret, these nasty little habits…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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paycheck

Here’s How to Stop Living Paycheck to Paycheck

Six simple steps that can help you get on the road to financial freedom

Living paycheck to paycheck can be a vicious cycle that seems so hard to break.…

By Cameka Smith

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Jump Start

5 Books You Need to Get on the Road to Financial Freedom in 2017

Add these books to your personal library for 2017, and you will be headed in the right direction toward living the financial life of your dreams

It’s hard to believe that 2016 is practically over! Here’s a list of five books…

By Danielle D. Hughes

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#BankBlack

#BankBlack: 5 Ways to Increase Your Wealth Mentality

Here's how Teri Williams, the president and CEO of the largest black-owned bank, maintains her wealth mentality

Teri Williams, president and owner of the largest Black-owned bank in America, talks about living…

By Shani Curry St.Vil

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stressed

Dealing With Money Mistakes: Learn, Do Better, and Keep It Moving

Stay focused and get back on track

Everyone, including the wealthiest people, makes money mistakes. Don’t let that discourage you from continuing…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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5 Ways Start-Up Entrepreneurs Can Save Effectively and Proactively

Here are five ways start up entrepreneurs can save despite having irregular income during lean times

Here are five ways start-up entrepreneurs can save despite having irregular income during lean times.

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Top 20 Black Enterprise Stories of 2015

Here are BlackEnterprise.com's top 20 stories of 2015

2015 was a remarkable year for us at Black Enterprise. We kicked off our first…

By Courtney Connley

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credit abuse

Trick or Treat: The Scariest Credit Cards on the Market

Find out which card issuers are being naughty and which are being nice

When you consider that the average American household that carries debt struggles with credit card…

By Stacey Tisdale

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[WATCH] BE’s Stacey Tisdale Shares Her Insights on Millennials at Rider University

Mark your calendars for tonight at 6:30 p.m.

Tonight, Black Enterprise Senior Editor of Personal Finance Stacey Tisdale will be speaking to Millennials…

By Cristie Leondis

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Derrick and Marlow Daniels: Leaving a Legacy of Love and Financial Security for Their Children

Stepping up for their girls

“The danger of not doing estate planning is that the state in which you reside…

By Stacey Tisdale

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[WATCH] B.E.’s Stacey Tisdale Talks ‘Kids and Money’ on NBC’s “Positively Black”

How parents can raise money smart kids

Communication: We must have open and honest conversations about money with our children so…

By Stacey Tisdale

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How To

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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Black Female Voice Actor on How to Break into the Lucrative Voice-Over Business

“The secret society [of the voice-over business] is due in part because it’s a career…

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