money

Why Triller’s Acquisition of Verzuz is a Big Business Win for Black Music, Especially Hip-Hop

The Verzuz and Triller deal is a big win for Black business, and Black music.

US Money

The Dime: Borrow Cash From Banks Now

Black people have long been subjected to predatory lending practices and discrimination. Special purpose credit loans are part of the solution.

The Dime: Why Your Pending Transactions Act Like That

We all have been there. You swipe for a group of things, check your account…

Should You Take More Calculated Risks With Your Credit? Maybe

Black people have the lowest average credit score of all racial groups—how do we change that?

Money Matters: Teaching Kids the Value of a Dollar and Putting an End to the Comparison War

While it’s true that money isn’t everything, it does allow access to experiences that are…

Weight Watchers

Oprah Sells a Quarter of her Weight Watchers Shares

Oprah Winfrey’s investment into Weight Watchers International is paying off. The media mogul sold a…

Americans to See Possible Increase in Monthly Paychecks

KXXV reports that as the IRS implements a new tax plan, a bump in our…

Black Billionaire Buys IT Services Co. with Investment Firm

An African-American billionaire has made another significant purchase this time with his investment firm. Black…

Budget

Report: Families Experience Increase in Out-of-Pocket College Expenses

Families of those who are in college just got hit with more debt. Two annual…

5 Ways to Clean Up Your Finances

We are nearing the end of the year, and if you’re like us, you want…