Tag Archives: wealth management

Hattie Wilson

How Buying a Historic Home Can Save You Money

Hattie Wilson's story of becoming a homeowner

Choose a good realtor. Inquire about available properties in historic districts. Select a realtor that…

By Stacey Tisdale

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
life insurance 2

[STUDY] Blacks Own More Life Insurance Than Whites

Why blacks are at the top of the life insurance gap

While the reasons behind the higher rates of coverage reflect social disparities that play out…

By Stacey Tisdale

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , ,
Chris and Mariah (2)

Image Maker to Celebs Like Mariah Carey Shares Tips on Protecting Wealth

Chris Chambers discusses financial pitfalls and successes

Chambers says a common thread in clients he has seen do well with money is…

By Stacey Tisdale

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , ,
(Image: Worldchannel.org)

The Financial Pitfalls of Growing Up In Racial Isolation

There’s a price to growing up as ‘the only’ black

Psychologists and financial experts have observed, however, that if left unchecked, the coping strategies students…

By Stacey Tisdale

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,
(Image: File)

6 Tips to Help You Budget Better

Budgeting strategies for different personality types

There are different budgeting styles and strategies suitable for a various personality types.

By Denise Campbell Laidler

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
(Image: Worldchannel.org)

The Price of Growing Up ‘The Only’ Black

Tips that help you and your children manage racial isolation

Growing up in racial isolation can impact everything from relationships to financial behavior in adulthood.

By Stacey Tisdale

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
(Image: Thinkstock)

Why Black Money Matters to Financial Service Companies

How the numbers are working in our favor

Blacks households earning $75,000 or more are the fastest growing income group. This has not…

By Stacey Tisdale

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
name

5 Steps That Turn Internships into Jobs

Moving from opportunity to employment

A survey finds that employers made job offers to about 65% of their interns last…

By Stacey Tisdale

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
(File: thinkstock)

Mind Over Money: The 5 Keys To Building Good Financial Habits: Part 1

An interview with a leader in the science of Behavior Change

Did you ever make a vow on Monday and it’s broken by Wednesday? Chances…

By Stacey Tisdale

Posted: Tags: , , , , , ,
Lessons

How Race Plays Out in Our Financial Lives: Part 1

The cost of ‘taking care’ of our own

A survey by Prudential finds that Blacks are ‘sandwiched’ -providing greater financial support to…

By Stacey Tisdale

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , , , , ,
AARP and SBA Share Start Up Advice on Entrepreneurship for the 50 Plus

Wells Fargo’s Katrina Everett Offers Estate Planning Tips

Take step to make sure your estate is in order

The New Year is a a great time to get your finances in order. One…

By Sheiresa Ngo

Posted: Tags: , , , ,
black-enterprise-michael-jordan-becomes-a-billionaire

Top of the Upper Class: 155 New Billionaires Minted in 2014

Few people of color: 2 are African American and several hail from Africa

Michael Jordan and other new faces join the billionaire club, bringing total accumulated wealth to…

By Richard Spiropoulos

Posted: Tags: , , , , , , ,
Nick Cannon Releasing a Children's Book

Nick Cannon Sports $2 Million Shoes on Red Carpet

Social media critics slam him; Entertainment powerhouse says he'll donate for charity

Nick Cannon recently wore $2 million diamond shoes to the finale of America’s Got Talent.…

By Janell Hazelwood

Posted: Tags: , , ,
Black Family

Top 10 Sizzling Real Estate Markets

Among fastest growth markets, California dominates the list

In some U.S. markets, it's better to own than rent (Image: ThinkStock)
Some people have no…

By Sheiresa Ngo

Posted: Tags: , ,
black-woman-with-child-piggy-bank

How to Talk to Your Children About Money

Use this strategy to ensure your children are on the right path with financial fitness.

By Sheiresa Ngo

Posted: Tags: , ,
(File: Image)

NASFAA Offers Education Tax Benefit Guide

Resources seek to help families afford college costs

The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators (NASFAA) has resources that could help families…

By Sheiresa Ngo

Posted: Tags: , , ,
Life-Insurance-620x480

Why You Need Life Insurance

Put a plan in place to protect your loved ones

While death may not be a pleasant topic for you, it’s important to plan for…

By Sheiresa Ngo

Posted: Tags: , , ,
estate planning

4 Estate Planning Tips

Plan ahead for your future

While death and dying are not pleasant topics, it’s important to make sure you plan…

By Sheiresa Ngo

Posted: Tags: , , ,
money-house_crop.jpg

NFCC Poll: Consumers Reluctant to Assume Mortgage Risk

Are you worried about paying off a mortgage?

Even though many define the American Dream as becoming a homeowner, more consumers are…

By Sheiresa Ngo

Posted: Tags: , ,