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

[Influencers] Ed Wellburn: GM’s Retiring General Motivator

[Influencers] Ed Wellburn: GM’s Retiring General Motivator

by S. Tia Brown

From the moment Ed Welburn walked onto General Motors’ Detroit campus his peers expected him to be “dynamite.” It happened, just not in the... Read More

How Damon Lester is Leveling the Auto Dealer Playing Field

How Damon Lester is Leveling the Auto Dealer Playing Field

by Avis Thomas-Lester / Urban News Service

Damon Lester’s phone typically starts ringing at 7:30 a.m. And it keeps ringing until after 10:00 p.m. Since taking the steering wheel of the... Read More

8 Frugal Beauty Tips for the Everyday Black Woman

8 Frugal Beauty Tips for the Everyday Black Woman

by Kara I. Stevens

Abiola Abrams, founder of Sacred Bombshell Academy is one of my natural beauty crushes. I had the chance to ask her a few of... Read More

The Real Reason Why You’re Still Broke & in Debt

The Real Reason Why You’re Still Broke & in Debt

by Kara I. Stevens

One of the reasons that many of us fail at actualizing our financial goals is because they are too big, too broad, and too... Read More

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Arielle Johnson Is Making Comic Book Stores More Inclusive

by AJ Springer

Representation matters. From the arts and sciences to TV and movies, Black women are showing up, showing out, and shattering glass ceilings. Add Arielle... Read More

5 Signs That You’re Being Too Frugal

5 Signs That You’re Being Too Frugal

by Kara I. Stevens

Don’t get me wrong, being frugal has its benefits.  I credit a strong sense of frugality for my ability to eliminate student loan debt... Read More

EBONY’s New Owners Set Sights on Expansion

EBONY’s New Owners Set Sights on Expansion

by Madison J. Gray

For Michael Gibson and Willard Jackson everything they needed was in place. Seven decades as a vanguard for the African American community? Check. A... Read More

Bridging the Gap Between Black Banks and the Black Community

Bridging the Gap Between Black Banks and the Black Community

by Patrice Gaines / Urban News Service

Leah Chase recalls a time when she couldn’t get a loan from a White-owned bank to expand her now-legendary New Orleans restaurant. “I remember... Read More