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Shapr Helping Break the Networking Glass Ceiling

Shapr Helping Break the Networking Glass Ceiling

by Joshua Foster   Aug 13, 2018

  Networking has changed from the 80’s, the age of the Buppie, where connections were made over glasses of chardonnay and crackers and cheese.... Read More

Why Students Shouldn’t Live Large on Campus

Why Students Shouldn’t Live Large on Campus

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox   Aug 07, 2018

What is your image of what a college lifestyle is supposed to be, especially college housing? In decades past, students hunkered down in bunk... Read More

3 Ways to Better Prepare for Retirement

3 Ways to Better Prepare for Retirement

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox   Jul 24, 2018

Financial advisors say one of the most frequently asked questions from their clients is: “Am I financially prepared for retirement?” Yet far fewer people... Read More

Mellody Hobson

Mellody Hobson Becomes Vice Chair at Starbucks

by Teddy Grant   Jun 05, 2018

Mellody Hobson will become vice chair at Starbucks once chairman Howard Schultz steps down from his post at the end of the month, Black... Read More

5 Strategies for Keeping Student Loan Debt Down

5 Strategies for Keeping Student Loan Debt Down

by #TEAMEBONY   May 30, 2018

Student debt is a real problem. According to reporting from Forbes, total student debt in the United States adds up to roughly $1.3 trillion,... Read More

7 Ways to Spring Clean Your Finances

7 Ways to Spring Clean Your Finances

by #TEAMEBONY   May 17, 2018

Spring is here  and it’s time to give your house—including your financial house—a good spring cleaning! Getting your finances under control can help set... Read More

10 Everyday Money Wasters to Avoid

10 Everyday Money Wasters to Avoid

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox   May 08, 2018

Improving your financial habits to save more money may seem pretty straight-forward: You already know that it’s smart to routinely set aside money from... Read More

3 Surefire Ways to Improve your Financially Literacy

3 Surefire Ways to Become More Financially Literate

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox   May 08, 2018

A pair of surveys published by the Global Financial Literacy Excellence Center highlighted the shocking lack of financial literacy among adults in the U.S.—especially American... Read More

How and Where to Find A Financial Adviser

How and Where to Find A Financial Adviser

by Lynnette Khalfani-Cox   Jan 29, 2018

Want to improve your finances this year? One of the best things you can do is to get a trusted financial professional on your... 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