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Aretha Franklin and the Psychology of Black Folks&...

Aretha Franklin died without a will, despite an estate worth $80 million. This will more than likely cause major discord between her four sons. Why ar...
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Black Women, It’s Time to Get Wealthy and Wi...

I will admit it. My parents taught me absolutely nada about investing, despite the fact that they had successfully managed a rental property four dupl...
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The New York Times Notices More IR Commercials, To...

As I just watched yet another interracial couple featured in a Progressive Insurance ad, (you know, the ones where the kids start turning into their p...
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Racial Bias at Workplace Can Cost Black Women̵...

Catalyst, a group that helps women in the workplace, released a new report siting that the majority of women of color experience an “emotional t...
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When It Comes to Marriage, Black Women Bring Home ...

For black women, it seems that either married or not they’re heading the household as far as earnings are concerned. Out the marriages between w...
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7 Steps to Get Out of Debt

Just in time for the holidays! If you feel buried under a mountain of debt, you’re not alone. Millions of Americans have debt—from taxes to credit...
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Four Business Ideas Couples Can Do Together

Although there are some interesting dynamics to gender roles that are worth consideration, Americans have a long history of spouses working together...
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Sound Off! Are You Feeling Shea Moisture’s #...

Shea Moisture, widely popular around these parts for their excellent hair care and beauty options for women of color, has recently launched the #Break...
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Marry Down Costs Educated Women $25K a Year. But E...

Black Enterprise recently reported on a study that suggested that black women who marry down–unequally educationally and financially–are ...
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We Rock! Check Out These Black Women You Should Kn...

Black girls rock! Read on for stories of black women doing amazing things in industries like tech, fashion and entertainment. Mickey Guyton is a count...
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Successful ‘Mompreneur’: The Mastermin...

Today is wash day for me. I have my staples, the things that are tried and true blue. Several Camille Rose Naturals products have joined the rotation ...
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People Magazine Shows Racial Shade During Shonda R...

by Tracy Renee Jones   Okay folks, there needs to be a racial insensitivity line drawn in the sand! People magazine threw shade during the festiv...
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Are You Vulnerable to Job Discrimination?

By Tammy Ghalden From all of the research I have read, my answer to the above question would be “yes.” However, there might be some explanations I...
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How Much, If Anything, Do the Beneficiaries of Pro...

Turns out Benedict Cumberbatch’s fine arse is the descendant of plantation owners who got super from owning sugar-cane producing plantation in t...
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