William Dudley’s Retirement Reflects Broad Turnover of Fed Leadership

A revamping of the Federal Reserve’s leadership is widening with the announcement Monday that William Dudley, president of the New York Fed and the...
Commutes are equally miserable for all. (Reuters/Lucas Jackson)

Wage Gap Between Whites and Blacks is Becoming Inexplicable

The gap in employment and earnings between black and white workers in the US is nothing new. Still, 53 years after the Civil Rights...

A Lie Straight From Hell: Paula White Urges Followers to Sow ‘First Fruits’ Offering...

Popular televangelist Paula White is urging her followers to donate a "first fruits" offering of up to their entire salary for the month of...

Russell Simmons’ RushCard Develops Fund to Help Customers Who Can’t Access Their Money

RushCard, the pre-paid debit card backed by hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons, is creating a multi-million dollar fund to help cover the costs that its...

White House Says Business Tax Cuts Will Give Families $4,000 More Annually

By slashing corporate tax rates, the Trump administration said Monday, the average U.S. household will get an estimated $4,000 more a year. This stunning 5...
Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos (Shannon Stapleton | Reuters)

Amazon Could Become the World’s 3rd-Largest Bank — But Does it Want To?

Amazon could rival the nation's big banks in as few as five years, capitalizing off its digital prowess and massive consumer base, according to...

For Millennials, There’s No Place Like Home When it’s Time to Save for One

The road to Meagan Walsh's dream house wound through the room she grew up in. Like many Millennials, Walsh graduated from college without a job...
Rev. DeForest Soaries

WATCH: dFree Founder, Rev. DeForest Soaries, Holds Day-Long Livestream to Answer Tough Questions About...

Dr. Deforest Soaries, author of Say Yes to No Debt: 12 Steps to Financial Freedom, speaks to churches and organizations around the country about...

How to Freeze Your Credit After the Equifax Data Breach

Nearly half of Americans may have had their information stolen in the massive Equifax data breach revealed last week, and experts say freezing your credit...

Gallup Poll Says Americans’ Optimism About Job Market Hit Record High in 2017

STORY HIGHLIGHTS 56% viewed job market positively in 2017, up from 42% in 2016 Confidence in job market buoyed by Republicans since Trump's inauguration ...

Russell Simmons says Crash of RushCard Was ‘Devastating’

It’s been almost a month since thousands of users of Russell Simmons’ prepaid debit card, known as the RushCard, were left in the dark...

New Study Finds that African-American Student Loan Borrowers Still Owe More Than They Originally...

African-American students who took out federal student loans owed more on those loans 12 years after entering college than they originally borrowed, including those...

Report: CEO of Goldman Sachs Could Step Down by Year’s End

Goldman Sachs CEO Lloyd Blankfein, who spent 12 years at the helm of the Wall Street giant, is preparing to leave his post as...

GuideStone Congratulates O.S. Hawkins on 20 Years of Leadership as Christian Financial Organization Is...

Trustees for GuideStone Financial Resources gathered July 31–Aug. 1 in regular session to hear reports from GuideStone executive officers and staff about the board's...

Study Says Home Ownership Doesn’t Build Wealth

Owning a home may help you save money, but it won't help you make money. Households are better off taking control of their finances than...
Black Americans, as a group, have struggled to move up the economic ladder. (Getty Images/Blend Images)

African Americans Are the Only U.S. Racial Group Earning Less Than They Did in...

African Americans were worse off financially in 2016 than they were in 2000. The median income for an African American household was $39,490 last year,...
Residents walk on a wooden plank to cross a garbage-filled waterway in Manila on January 17, 2018 (AFP/File / NOEL CELIS)

Study Finds that World’s Richest 1% Made Over 80% of All Wealth Created Last...

The world's richest one percent raked in 82 percent of the wealth created last year while the poorest half of the population received none,...

Oprah ‘Loves’ the Fact That Harriet Tubman Was Selected to Appear on the New...

"I love it," Oprah Winfrey shouted, pumping her fist in the air. There was no mistaking her feelings about Harriet Tubman being selected as the...

Chairman and CEO of American Express, Ken Chenault, to Retire Next Year

Kenneth I. Chenault, one of the longest-serving executives in finance and one of corporate America’s few black top leaders, will retire next year as...

Reginald Hudlin, Deion Sanders, Eddie George, Bishop T.D. Jakes, Michelle Williams, Laila Ali, Beverly...

Multiple EMMY® winning producer, social media influencer and entrepreneur Rushion McDonald, continues to deliver empowering insights and motivations to create success through his hit radio talk...