Flying Money

5 Tips to Spring Clean Your Finances For Good

by Kara I. Stevens

Spring seems to bring whatever was hidden in the dark into the light, including your finances. If you're feeling the need to get your... Read More

Erasing Black Businesses: How Denying Who You Are Hurts the Black Economy

Erasing Black Businesses: How Denying Who You Are Hurts the Black Economy

by Terrence Chappell

The erasure of blackness continues with some Black-owned businessmen and women.  Last week, the Chicago Tribune released an article where Black business owners admitted... Read More

Jopwell Founders

[The Upload] Digital Duo Works to Create a More Colorful Workplace

by Shantell E. Jamison

Talk about colorization.  The United States is more racially and ethnically diverse now than at the turn of the century, and so is the... Read More

Wait, What? Roscoe’s House of Chicken and Waffles Is Bankrupt?

Wait, What? Roscoe's House of Chicken and Waffles Is Bankrupt?

by #teamEBONY

For 40 years, Los Angeles-based restaurant chain Roscoe's House of Chicken and Waffles has been a brand synonymous with soul food. But financial troubles may... Read More

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Boss It Up: Five Tips to Borrow from Black Women Moguls

by Kara I. Stevens

Despite having generated billions in revenue over the past two decades, African-American women do not receive nearly enough attention for their entrepreneurial acumen. To... Read More

Job Searching While Riding the Latest Economic Roller Coaster

Job Searching While Riding the Latest Economic Roller Coaster

by Wendy L. Wilson

The February 2016 jobs report is out today and while the U.S. labor market is showing signs of improvement and recovery, there is still... Read More

3 Financial Lessons Learned From Beyoncé

3 Financial Lessons Learned From Beyoncé

by Kara I. Stevens

Even though I am not a card-carrying member of the Beyhive, she and her marketing team are bad and I would be remiss if... Read More

Calculating Your Beauty Price Tag

Calculating Your Beauty Price Tag

by Kara I. Stevens

As the Shampoo Lady worked her magic on the woman next to me, she said that hairdressers will never go broke. The woman said... Read More

4 Ways to Safeguard Your Accounts from Overdraft Fees

4 Ways to Safeguard Your Accounts from Overdraft Fees

by Kara I. Stevens

You don’t need to waste your money purchasing overdraft protection in the event you make a transaction that depletes your checking account balance. Here... Read More

5 Simple Ways to A Better Budget

5 Simple Ways to A Better Budget

by Kara I. Stevens

Budgeting doesn't rank high on the list of "fun" things to do. In fact, many find the idea of sitting down to calculate all... Read More