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This City is the Top Choice for Black Entrepreneurs

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 10, 2018

African-Americans currently own roughly 2.5 million businesses, and according to Fast Company, Memphis is the best place for Black entrepreneurs. Black entrepreneurship is on... Read More

Black Billionaire Buys IT Services Co. with Investment Firm

Black Billionaire Buys IT Services Co. with Investment Firm

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 08, 2018

An African-American billionaire has made another significant purchase this time with his investment firm. Black Enterprise reports that Vista Equity Partners, one of the... Read More

Cash Flow: 3 Tips to Saving in 2018

Cash Flow: 3 Tips to Saving in 2018

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 05, 2018

Whether you went Christmas shopping or just got a little too loose with the cash for New Year’s Eve, you can appreciate money saving... Read More

Snoop Dogg Teams Up with Jack in the Box for New Venture

Snoop Dogg Teams Up with Jack in the Box for New Venture

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 03, 2018

2018 …and Snoop Dogg are off to a great start thanks to a weed-themed combination meal at Jack in the Box, Black Enterprise reports.... Read More

Dallas County Swears in First Black Sheriff

Dallas County Swears in First Black Sheriff

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 02, 2018

Dallas County has sworn in its first African-American sheriff, NBC reports. Marian Brown has been selected to lead America’s seventh largest jail system. Her... Read More

Ala. Senator-Elect Doug Jones Taps African-American As Chief of Staff

Ala. Senator-Elect Doug Jones Taps African-American As Chief of Staff

by Shantell E. Jamison   Jan 02, 2018

Democratic senator-elect Doug Jones made history thanks to African-American (especially women voters) last month when he claimed victory over Roy Moore. Now, the politician... Read More

New Platform Claims to Offer Authentic African Goods

New Platform Claims to Offer Authentic African Goods

by Shantell E. Jamison   Dec 27, 2017

Ladies and gents, the wait is over! If you’ve been on the hunt for authentic African goods, then Afrizar.com just might have what you seek. According... Read More

5 Ways to Stretch a Dollar This Holiday Season

5 Ways to Stretch a Dollar This Holiday Season

by Shantell E. Jamison   Dec 22, 2017

It’s the holidays, and although many folks are taught “It’s the thought that counts,” the reality is that no one wants a crappy gift.... Read More

LaVar Ball

LaVar Ball Plans to Launch a High School Basketball League

by Shantell E. Jamison   Dec 20, 2017

Basketball dad LaVar Ball announced on Wednesday that he’s launching a basketball league for players who have  garnered national ranking but do not wish... Read More

Hustle Hard: 6 Ways to Know If You Should Start Your Own Business

Hustle Hard: 6 Ways to Know If You Should Start Your Own Business

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox   Dec 17, 2017

Even though nearly half of Americans want to become entrepreneurs, the truth is that many people simply can’t handle it. Having your own business... Read More