BitMari

Bitcoin-Based Startup Aims to ‘Decolonize’ the Diaspora

by Ryan K. Smith

Entrepreneurs Sinclair Skinner and Christopher Mapondera want you to do one thing: decolonize your life. The two say the African-American community and ultimately the global... Read More

How an Engineer Flipped a Hustle Into Black Success

How an Engineer Flipped a Hustle Into Black Success

by Avis Thomas-Lester / Urban News Service

Brunson L. Cooper dreamed of starting his own construction firm–but he had no money, no investors, and no connections. So he decided to become his... Read More

estate planning

More Black Families Need to Be Prepared for the Worst

by George Johnson

Queen Sugar is currently one of the best, most talked about shows on TV. The depth of the characters is only secondary to the... Read More

The Top 10 Industries Black Professionals Are Most Interested In

The Top 10 Industries Black Professionals Are Most Interested In

by #teamEBONY

Consulting, Media & Entertainment and Technology lead the list of the “Top 10 Job industries Black Professionals are Most Interested In,” according to a... Read More

Cheryl Wood on Building A Successful Speaking Engagement Career

Cheryl Wood on Building A Successful Speaking Engagement Career

by Kara I. Stevens

Many of us grow up knowing that we are not meant for the cubicle life. Some of us know that we are best suited... Read More

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