Why African-Americans and White Men Are Increasingly Using Prepaid Debit Cards

Why African-Americans and White Men Are Increasingly Using Prepaid Debit Cards

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

Prepaid debit card use is sharply on the rise, especially among African-Americans and – perhaps surprisingly – older, White men. Here… Read More

How Public Records Impact Your Credit Rating

How Public Records Impact Your Credit Rating

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

If you’ve taken a look at your credit report lately, you probably know that there are several sections to it, including a highly important “Public… Read More

10 Steps to Financial Freedom

10 Steps to Financial Freedom

by Kara I. Stevens

You did everything that you were supposed to do. College degree. Good job. Benefits. Yet it is still difficult for you to get a handle on your finances. Lately… Read More

5 Keys to Eliminating Debt

5 Keys to Eliminating Debt

by Kara I. Stevens

Eliminating credit card debt is a top priority for many African-American families. The good news is that there are a few straightforward solutions… Read More

5 Investing Do’s and Don’ts To Deal With Stock Market Volatility

5 Investing Do’s and Don’ts To Deal With Stock Market Volatility

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

If you followed the stock market this past week, you know it was a wild ride for investors. First, the Dow Jones Industrial Average lost… Read More

3 Signs You Will Never Get Out of Debt<br />

3 Signs You Will Never Get Out of Debt

by Kara I. Stevens

The highly indebted by way of poor financial choices, consumer charging, and unrealistic standards of living come in an array of… Read More

Why Students Shouldn’t Live Large on Campus<br />

Why Students Shouldn’t Live Large on Campus

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

What is your image of what a college lifestyle is supposed to be, especially college housing? In decades past, students hunkered… Read More

Campus Cash<br />

Campus Cash

by Boyce Watkins, Ph.D.

College can get expensive: There’s tuition, the books, the food, the housing and, of course, the goodies. By goodies, we mean whatever it… Read More

5 Pitfalls Blocking You From Financial Security

5 Pitfalls Blocking You From Financial Security

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

Anytime you want to improve your personal finances—whether it’s to save more money, better plan for retirement or even… Read More

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4 Ways to Establish Financial Boundaries

by Kara I. Stevens

If you feel that you are the victim or target of financial abuse in your family and amongst your friends, then you have to regain… Read More

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