Lawmakers Urge Low-Income Households to Take Advantage of CA Earned Income Tax Credit

Tax preparers from the Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program filed the returns of at least 70 low- and middle-income families and individuals for free on Saturday, February 18 at San Bernardino Valley College. The filing drive was hosted by ...

Blacktech Week Launches Startup Challenge For Black Entrepreneurs

BlackTech Week & Arch Grants team up to help black entrepreneurs gain access to funding.

Here Are A Few Tech Goals to Save Money And Make Life Easier

These days, the average consumer needs to budget for a variety of tech-related expenses -- from data plans to cable bills. These monthly expenses quickly add up.

Learn To Be Financially Strong In 2017

In the new year, there are many different areas where you may want to improve, financial planning included. It’s easy to fall into the trap of just thinking that “I’ll put some money into this investment here, and some money ...

Supporting Entrepreneurs & Small Businesses Must Be A National Priority

After Noemi Prado had devoted 29 years to working for Southwest Moulding in Grand Prairie, TX, the owners decided to close the business. But Ms. Prado gathered her retirement savings and other financing to purchase the company, a transaction that ...

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