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Think Like a Woman … Manage Your Money Like a Man

According to sociologist Mariko Chang, women’s earnings are currently at about 78% of men’s, yet…

By Bridget McCrea

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Women, Control Your Financial Destiny

This month’s column is dedicated to our loyal female readers. My wise grandmother always encouraged…

By Earl "Butch" Graves Jr.

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Are You a Woman Behaving Wealthy?

What does the amount you spent on your purse (and everything in it!) says about you?

What does the amount you spent on your purse (and everything in it!) says about…

By Elayne Fluker

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7 Signs that You are a Woman Behaving Wealthy

Time for a purse check, ladies. These tips tell you what you need to do to go from 'just making it' or 'plain broke' to truly wealthy

Time for a purse check, ladies. These tips tell you what you need to do…

By Robin A. Young

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5 Common Money Mistakes

Zaneilia A. Harris says don’t make the same error she did with your hard-earned cash

When Zaneilia A. Harris landed her first job out of college as auditor with the…

By Tamara E. Holmes

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Getting On Track

White, who at one time had a credit score of 710 before filing for Chapter…

By Sakina P. Spruell

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Save For a Rainy Day!

Join the America Saves Week Challenge this week and learn how to stash your cash

February 20 through February 27 is America Saves Week. Take on this week’s challenge to…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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5 Ways to Save Divorce Money

Getting divorced doesn�t mean going broke

Divorce isn’t something that anyone hopes for but life happens. Here are five cost-cutting moves…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Life After Death

Jannis Briggs Milhouse must adjust her financial outlook after losing her spouse

A death in the family is always emotionally demanding, but it can have lasting effects…

By Carolyn M. Brown

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Love & Money: 6 Important Questions to Ask Your Honey

Your guide to managing matters of finance and romance

Here are six money management questions you should ask a love interest before committing.

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Love & Money: Divorce Insurance? Really?

Your guide to managing matters of finance and romance

One company, North Carolina-based SafeGuard Guaranty Corp., has a solution to the end of a…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Women are Taking Control of Their Finances

Women are handling their business when it comes to household money management

I recently attended a seminar on women and money. The seminar, moderated by personal finance…

By Sheiresa Ngo

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Women & Money: Let’s Take on the World of Investing

To be successful, check your behavior and get out of your own way

Personal finance guru Patricia Stallworth begins a series on women and investing. First up, teaching…

By Patricia Stallworth

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Women & Investing: Are You a Reluctant Investor?

Gain confidence by educating yourself and developing a financial strategy

Are you a reluctant investor? If so, you aren’t alone. Many women are hesitant to…

By Patricia Stallworth

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Women & Money: Prenups Aren’t Just for the Rich

If marriage is in your near future, it's time to have "the money talk"

As we head into the traditional wedding season, if marriage is in your near future,…

By Patricia Stallworth

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Talking Points

Based on 2007 data, the most recent available, single black women have just a fraction…

By Deborah Creighton Skinner

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Women & Money: Beware of Self-Defeating Behaviors

How you handle financial obstacles will determine whether or not you reach your final destination

There’s no doubt that on your journey to financial independence, you are going to run…

By Patricia Stallworth

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Women & Money: What’s Your NET Worth?

To scout out a path to financial independence, you need to know where you are starting from

Creating a financial plan is essential as you move toward financial independence. Analyze where you…

By Patricia Stallworth

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Women & Money: Don’t Forget to Plan

It�s time to consider exactly where are we going and how will we know when we get there

As we travel down the road to financial independence, it’s time to consider one huge…

By Patricia Stallworth

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Women & Money: The Gender Wage Gap Could Cost You $2 Million

The financial consequences of working while female add up to many missed opportunities

For all of us who are guilty of WWF (working while female) we already know…

By Patricia Stallworth

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How to Position Yourself As an Industry Authority

To build your authority, you’ll need a continuous message that tells the world who you…

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‘I See You’: The Power and Beauty of Building Multiple Tribes of Professional Women

Women that make the time to find their tribes of professional sisters have a competitive…

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