How Being A Minimalist Will Save You Big Time

How Being A Minimalist Will Save You Big Time

by Kara I. Stevens

Over the last month, I’ve reintroduced myself to the concept of minimalism. Minimalism is a lifestyle where individuals intentionally decide… Read More

How Big Should Emergency Funds Be?

How Big Should Emergency Funds Be?

by Kara I. Stevens

If you are working, living, loving, and earning, then you need an emergency fund to help you through life's lumps, bumps, and bruises. Think:… Read More

The Big Payback<br />

The Big Payback

by TAIIA SMART YOUNG

Earlier this year, the New York Federal Reserve reported that student loan debt had ballooned to $1.16 trillion. It’s the second-largest source… Read More

Financial Tips for Newlyweds

Financial Tips for Newlyweds

by Kara I. Stevens

Last week, I was on the train sitting next to a couple that was getting married the next day. They were both wearing "bride" and "groom"… Read More

6 Wealth Principles for the Working Millennial

6 Wealth Principles for the Working Millennial

by Kara I. Stevens

I grew up thinking that a college degree would be my ticket to wealth or at least entry into the upper echelons of the middle class. But after taking… Read More

'black-ish' Star Anthony Anderson Offers Good Money Lessons

'black-ish' Star Anthony Anderson Offers Good Money Lessons

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox

If you tuned in recently to this season’s premiere episode of ABC’s black-ish, you saw Emmy-nominated actor and comedian… Read More

3 Surefire Signs That Your Man Is Bad with Money

3 Surefire Signs That Your Man Is Bad with Money

by Kara I. Stevens

If you are dating with the purpose of marriage, then you are going to have to focus on the romance as well as the finance when you are dating. Paying… Read More

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

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