Tag Archives: recession

Lean on Me

In the face of deep market losses, financial planners and advisers are becoming grief counselors of sorts. What they’re telling their clients could help you.

David Jackson knows just how much the stock market’s cascading losses have shaken some investors.…

By Steve Garmhausen

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Black America’s Answer to Recession: Practicality and Prudence

Black Enterprise’s exclusive survey reveals how you’re handling the economic downturn

Our question: How are you doing? To find the answer, we posted a “Financial Crisis…

By Donald Jay Korn

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What NOT to Do in an Economic Downturn

Sure, the financial markets are in a tailspin. But, take a deep breath--and don't panic

There’s little question—the financial markets in 2008 have been scary. The stock market has fallen…

By Mellody Hobson

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Crisis & Opportunity

BE100s financial services firms struggle to find the upside in the credit crunch.

By Jeffrey McKinney

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Recession or Depression: Defining Economic Decline

Deep recession or depression? As a journalist, it’s hard to argue that words don’t matter.…

By John Simons

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Recession Survival Tips Are Not Just for Recessions

We should not wait for economic turmoil to force us to do what we should have been doing all along.

Anybody checking the headlines of business news channels or the cover lines of magazines including…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.

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U.S. Recession–Are We or Aren’t We There Yet?

Nation’s economic outlook remains grim

As the debate continues over whether the nation is officially in a recession, some economists…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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