Business & Money Inaugural ‘We Buy Black Convention’ in Atlanta Nov. 16-17
The inaugural We Buy Black Convention will be like no other! It’s time we clearly identify and remove our dollars from products and services that disrespect and devalue our community, replace them with reputable and amazing Black-owned brands, and rebuild the life and community we want to see.
Updated Nov 13, 2018 - 12:24:58 AM
Business & Money Grand Opening of The Black Mall, Nov. 1-3
The grand opening will highlight three days of sales, featured vendors, food and drink, performances and much more! Highlights will include a celebration Nov. 1 and a ribbon cutting ceremony on Nov. 3.
Updated Nov 1, 2018 - 3:32:53 PM
Business & Money New bill introduced to crack down on bank overdraft fees
WASHINGTON—U.S. Senators Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Sherrod Brown (D-OH) recently introduced legislation, to crack down on exploitative overdraft fees that banks charge consumers when they make a purchase or pay a bill but don’t have sufficient funds in their account.
Updated Aug 22, 2018 - 2:00:30 PM
National News Black coffee shops pulling in the green
The situation involving Rashon Nelson and Donte Robinson, two Black men arrested at a Philadelphia Starbucks for behaving like any other coffee shop patron would, outraged many in the Black community already fed up with the racial bias presently faced in daily life.
Updated May 2, 2018 - 9:50:41 AM
Business & Money Racism in car buying?
For two years Jason saved and worked on raising his credit score to buy the car of his dreams. He wanted a luxury sports car. He had a good job, money in the bank and the means of paying the note.
Updated Jan 24, 2018 - 5:11:00 PM