Income

‘Real Housewives of Atlanta’ Cast Salary Increases Following Kenya & Sheree’s Exit

It appears Kenya Moore and Sheree Whitfield’s exit from Real Housewives of Atlanta has freed…

The Most Affluent African-American U.S. Neighborhoods, A List

It isn’t all bad for African-Americans. According to a report released by The New York Times…

6 Ways to Budget On A Monthly Income

The concept of payday is usually based on a bi-weekly paradigm. But there are millions…

How much money you need to make to be ‘middle class’ in every big city

Are You Middle Class?

For those 30 cities as a whole, the median family makes around $64,000, according to…

Highly Educated, Highly Indebted: The Lives of Today's 27-Year-Olds, In Charts

The Average 27 Year Old? Educated and Broke

In the spring of 2002, the government's researchers began tracking a group of roughly 15,000…

The March on Washington

Economic Gap Between Whites, Blacks Hasn’t Changed in 50 Years

Even as racial barriers have tumbled and the nation has grown wealthier and better educated,…

10 states raise minimum wage in 2013

10 States Raise Minimum Wage in 2013

Ten states raised their minimum wage at the start of 2013. On Tuesday, Arizona, Colorado, Florida, Missouri, Montana,…

Perfect Income for Happiness Around $161,000

More than one study has tried to determine the financial price of happiness. Some look…

7 Side Gigs & Salary Boosters

With Unemployment among African-Americans hovering around 15 percent, traditional jobs, particularly in urban and rural…