Financial News

This story about the homeless Chicago child who just played in the Little League World Series should infuriate anyone who understands the massive financial windfall that comes from national television appearances.  The league signed a...

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Your Money

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Michelle Singletary: How Do Lending Companies Prey on Black People?

August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

Michelle Singletary is a nationally syndicated, award winning columnist for The Washington Post.  She graduated from the University of Maryland at College Park and Johns Hopkins University and has a...

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Entrepreneurship

Brother Dre

How Do I Start a Business? YOU START!!!!

August 29, 2014 | 0 Comments

How do you start a Business? YOU START!! First Step: You can start big. Or start small. But you better start! What I tell my clients to do is first find the name for their...

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By Dominique’ Reese This week, I thought I’d switch it up a bit. I didn’t publish my normal money articles this week, as my week was consumed by my little guy, Ya’ir, who is about to...

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Andre Hatchett is into supporting black-owned businesses.  He’s the founder of BuyBlackNYC.com and has been a leading advocate for black wealth building and finding businesses owned by people of color.  He’s also got a lot...

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Reported by Liku Zelleke Ever since it’s opening earlier this year, the Nouveau Tavern on 358 W. Ontario St. in Chicago has faced some tough opposition from various parts of the neighboring community. But the...

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by Dr Boyce Watkins In this video below, Malcolm X gives some very simple, yet powerful advice on the reasons that black people must learn to start their own businesses.  In the speech, Malcolm explains...

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In this video, I share a few quick thoughts that literally came to me during my bike ride today. I was thinking about how all of us choose to live our lives, and the fact...

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