6 Tips for Smart Financial Investing

6 Tips for Smart Financial Investing

by Kara I. Stevens

A lot of us grow up without learning the ins and outs of the investing world. And since our K-12 educational system doesn’t mandate... Read More

Influencers: Adisa Bakari Shows ‘Em The Money – And How to Handle It

Influencers: Adisa Bakari Shows ‘Em The Money – And How to Handle It

by Christopher Harris

The lavish lifestyles of professional athletes can often come with pitfalls, temptations and heartache. But one sports agent, Adisa Bakari, is doing more than... Read More

Why You Should Move Past ‘Deciding’ if #BankBlack is for You

Why You Should Move Past ‘Deciding’ if #BankBlack is for You

by Kara I. Stevens

I’m Black and I do not have one single account with a Black-owned bank. And if I’m going to explain why I don’t have... Read More

Meet Dr. Ayanna Howard, One of the Nation’s Most Promising Engineers<br />

Meet Dr. Ayanna Howard, One of the Nation’s Most Promising Engineers

by Princess Gabbara

If you’ve ever wondered what a Black woman roboticist looks like, shift your attention to Ayanna Howard, owner and chief technology officer of an... Read More

How Dieting & Financial Freedom Have More in Common Than You Think

How Dieting & Financial Freedom Have More in Common Than You Think

by Kara I. Stevens

I have been trying to lose these last ten pounds and transition to 50% veganism for the longest time.  I stick with my nutrition... Read More

[Influencers] Ed Wellburn: GM’s Retiring General Motivator

[Influencers] Ed Wellburn: GM’s Retiring General Motivator

by S. Tia Brown

From the moment Ed Welburn walked onto General Motors’ Detroit campus his peers expected him to be “dynamite.” It happened, just not in the... Read More

How Damon Lester is Leveling the Auto Dealer Playing Field

How Damon Lester is Leveling the Auto Dealer Playing Field

by Avis Thomas-Lester / Urban News Service

Damon Lester’s phone typically starts ringing at 7:30 a.m. And it keeps ringing until after 10:00 p.m. Since taking the steering wheel of the... Read More

8 Frugal Beauty Tips for the Everyday Black Woman

8 Frugal Beauty Tips for the Everyday Black Woman

by Kara I. Stevens

Abiola Abrams, founder of Sacred Bombshell Academy is one of my natural beauty crushes. I had the chance to ask her a few of... Read More

The Real Reason Why You’re Still Broke & in Debt

The Real Reason Why You’re Still Broke & in Debt

by Kara I. Stevens

One of the reasons that many of us fail at actualizing our financial goals is because they are too big, too broad, and too... Read More

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Arielle Johnson Is Making Comic Book Stores More Inclusive

by AJ Springer

Representation matters. From the arts and sciences to TV and movies, Black women are showing up, showing out, and shattering glass ceilings. Add Arielle... Read More