Despite Making Six Figures, Black Earners Sill Feel Financially Insecure

Despite Making Six Figures, Black Earners Sill Feel Financially Insecure

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 08, 2017

Close to half of African-Americans with a yearly income of between 35,000 and 150,00 are financially stressed. Forty-five percent of Blacks are making more... Read More

Equal Pay Day

Things May Have Just Got Easier for Entrepreneurs in Chicago

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 07, 2017

Entrepreneurs in Chicago may have a reason to smile thanks to a new online lending portal. Black Enterprise reports that Chicago City Treasurer Kurt... Read More

Financial Educator Claims ‘4:44’ is Blueprint for Bridging Wealth Gap

Financial Educator Claims ‘4:44’ is Blueprint for Bridging Wealth Gap

by Shantell E. Jamison   Nov 02, 2017

A financial educator is hailing JAY-Z’s 4:44 album as the blueprint for bridging the wealth gap in America. Talk about being a fan. Ash Exantus aka... Read More

Budget

Report: Families Experience Increase in Out-of-Pocket College Expenses

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 25, 2017

Families of those who are in college just got hit with more debt. Two annual reports released by the College Board reveal that prices... Read More

5 Ways to Clean Up Your Finances

5 Ways to Clean Up Your Finances

by #teamEBONY   Oct 20, 2017

We are nearing the end of the year, and if you’re like us, you want to make sure that your savings are on track... Read More

JAY-Z Fall Tour for '4:44' Album

JAY-Z Reportedly Looking to Buy Harvey Weinstein’s Portion of TWC

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 12, 2017

Harvey Weinstein’s alleged acts of sexual misconduct may cost him more than his reputation, and one famous business mogul is said to be in... Read More

Obama

Word?! Here’s How You Can Work for Barack Obama

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 06, 2017

Working for former president Barack Obama is a dream job on many of our bucket lists. And guess what? You can now actually make... Read More

A List of the Most Affordable 4-Year Colleges in Each State

A List of the Most Affordable 4-Year Colleges in Each State

by Shantell E. Jamison   Oct 03, 2017

We live in a world that demands you have an education. It doesn’t matter that you won’t utilize half of what you learned in... Read More

Fight for 15: Target to Raise Minimum Wage to $15 an hour by 2020

Fight for 15: Target to Raise Minimum Wage to $15 an hour by 2020

by #teamEBONY   Sep 26, 2017

On Monday, big-box retailer Target announced it would raise its minimum wage from $10 an hour to $11 at all of its U.S. stores.... Read More

job application

The Highest Paying Jobs in Each State, A List

by #teamEBONY   Sep 20, 2017

There’s no such a thing as having too much money when it comes to your career. Yes, you can be comfortable and good with... Read More