NFL Player Who Works Part-Time on Wall Street Invests and Saves Nearly 90% of...

Detroit Lions defensive end Brandon Copeland knows that his NFL career has a expiration date. "It's guaranteed football is going to be over one...

College Grads, You Can Start Out on the Right Financial Foot in These 9...

Some 1.8 million students will graduate with a bachelor’s level degree in the U.S. in 2017.  And most, if not all, will have to start...

Mellody Hobson on Why Women Outpace Men In Retirement Savings

A new study shows women are better at saving for retirement than men. That’s right. A new study of Fidelity Investments client data found that women...

New Poll Finds Blacks Less Likely to Have Enough for Retirement

Older white Americans are nearly twice as likely as African-Americans to say they've saved enough for retirement, a new poll found. The Associated Press-NORC Center...

Study Finds People Who Mention God When Taking Out a Loan Are Less Likely...

A new study from three big-brain economists—Oded Netzer and Alain Lemaire from Columbia and Michal Herzenstein of the University of Delaware—put their undoubtedly intelligent heads together to...

WATCH: Mellody Hobson Talk About Why Bricks and Mortar Retail Is Struggling

Last week was a bad one for traditional retailers. What’s going on? That is right. The earnings last week from major retailers – Macy’s, Kohl’s,...

The Founder of the World’s Largest Hedge Fund says the ‘Magnitude’ of the Next...

Ray Dalio of Bridgewater Associates has some good news for Wall Street investors, and some bad news. First the good news: The founder of the...

Sift App Maximizes Credit Card Benefits

If you are like most consumers, you are familiar with the rewards component of your credit card but probably have no idea of the...

Real Estate Agent Says This Spring’s Housing Outlook is ‘Strongest Seller’s Market Ever’

Spring homebuyers are pounding the pavement at a furious pace, but the pickings are getting ever slimmer. Even as more homes come on the market...

Mellody Hobson Reveals Some Troubling News about Student Loans

In this edition of Money Mondays, Mellody Hobson covers the latest news surrounding student loans.  What’s the latest in the student loan front? Just over a...

65% of Americans Suffering from Insomnia Over Financial Concerns

Americans are more stressed than ever — and for most of them, their bank accounts are to blame. The majority of Americans (65%) are losing...

Survey: Over Half of U.S. Tax Payers Don’t Understand Tax Code

American adults appear to be confused — very confused — by the U.S. tax code. More than half of taxpayers don’t understand many basic personal...

LISTEN: Do Blacks Play It Too Safely When It Comes to Finances?

4/3/17- Roland Martin is live on the 2017 Fantastic Voyage presented by Ford to talk to America’s wealth coach Deborah Owens about income opportunities...

What You Should Be Asking When Deciding to Rent or Buy a Home

If you’re at the age when your peers are making major life moves — getting married, having kids and buying homes – you might...

UCLA Report Finds Black Employees in Los Angeles Are Facing a ‘Jobs Crisis’

Black people living in Los Angeles County have been more likely than the rest of the population to remain unemployed or to drop out...

Mellody Hobson Gives Advice to Singles On How to Save for Retirement

We are talking retirement again this week, but from a different perspective. This morning, you are here to give us some tips for retiring...

Here We Go: Democrats Praise Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta For Selecting First African-American...

Congressional Democrats who had complained that the Federal Reserve system is too male and white praised the Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta for selecting...

Wells Fargo Pledges $60 Billion to Increase Black Homeownership

Wells Fargo & Company has set aside a staggering $60 billion to lend to at least 250,000 black homeowners by the year 2027. Metropolitan Atlanta’s...

Many African-Americans Are Facing a Bleak Retirement – Here’s What Can Be Done

There’s a saying: When white America catches a cold, black America catches pneumonia. So, if there is an impending retirement crisis in America, what...

8 Things You Need to Know When Opening a 401(k)

Opening up a 401(k) — the ultimate act of adulting — is often outside most people's area of expertise and can appear confusing and daunting. To make...