In Celebration of BHM OneUnited Bank Partners With #BlackLivesMatter To Organize Black America’s Spending Power & Launch The “Amir” Card

A historic partnership has been born between OneUnited Bank, the largest Black owned bank in the country, and #BlackLivesMatter to organize the $1.2 trillion in spending power of Black America and launch the "Amir" card during Black History Month.

Kimberly Lankford: Top Tips for Tax Breaks for College Costs

The big day has finally arrived. Your son or daughter applied to colleges, sifted through the acceptances, and decided where to spend the next four (or five or more) years. Now all you have to do is figure out how ...

The Three Most Often-Overlooked Tax Tips For African Americans For the 2017 Tax Season

Sadly, many African Americans don’t think about taxes until the days and weeks leading up to April 15. However, there are many things you can do now to help our results then be more appealing.

Craig Hammer: How to Hammer Down Your Taxable Income in 2017

With the start of the new year, tax documents are beginning to trickle in. Some of you may be surprised by the amount of capital gains realized in 2016 due to the sale of assets or through capital gains distributed ...

Business Owners: Transform The Way You Think And Talk About Your Small Business

Success in business begins with the right mindset. As a business ages and becomes more sophisticated, the business owner's mindset changes.

Ten Simple Tips for Coming up with a Unique Company Tagline

How do you suggest I come up with a tagline or motto that embodies my brand's identity but is also unique?

Could These Little-Known Mistakes Be Keeping You Broke?

Certified Money Coach identifies 4 common but rarely discussed money missteps women make and how to stop them in their tracks for good.

Here Are Some Simple Ways Business Owners Can Learn to Code

If you are running a company that is heavily reliant on technology, I can tell you learning to code is hands down one of the most valuable skills I have ever acquired. Even if you don't plan on becoming a ...

The 6 Common Habits Of People With Great Credit Scores

Achieving a great credit score isn’t something that simply happens overnight – you need to put plenty of effort into it, plan it, and then stick it out. It is about responsibility, better money management, and making financially stable decisions.

New Book Shares Business Startup Secrets, Ideas for Entrepreneurs

‘Startup Pro’ Designed to Free People from Dead-End Jobs

Kiplinger Shares 14 Great Ways to Spend or Invest $1,000

If you have a stash of cash earning practically nothing, take a gander at the 14 ideas we present in this slide show. We put our entire staff to work brainstorming and researching suggestions to unlock the power of your ...

Are You Drowning in Debt? New Ways to Tackle Your Budget in 2017

Debt is a growing problem in America. Total household debt was $12.35 trillion at the end of the third quarter of 2016 — up $63 billion from the second quarter, according to the latest figures available from the Federal Reserve ...

Affordable Care Act Tax Credit for Small Businesses: Do You Qualify?

Small businesses are the backbone of the U.S. economy, and according to the SBA, small businesses make up 99.7% of U.S. employer firms and 49.2% of private sector employment.

When Bad Health Hits, Look To This Financial Tool

Working hard may take a toll on your health. But what are your options when your work pays the price for your bad health?

What to Do When Your Property Taxes Are Too High

Forty years ago I paid $700 for my home. I never upgraded the home and never made any changes to it. Today I pay more than $10,000 in real estate taxes. I'm looking for tax forms I can use to ...