A Defining Moment In History For Black Women

New Accelerator and Venture Capital Fund Forming to Help African-American Women Close The Wealth Gap In America – Through Entrepreneurship - Starting This Fall Startup...

It’s a great time to be in business in Gary

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers (USACE) is the nation’s largest public engineering, design, and construction management agency. On Thursday, April 25, 2019, the...

Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson to Host Minority Business to Business Showcase on...

Gary Mayor Karen Freeman-Wilson will host a Business to Business Showcase, focused on minority vendors on Friday, May 3, 2019, at the Majestic Star...

Taxes for Barbers and Beauticians

Whether you are a shop owner or a booth renter (independent contractor), you need to know your federal tax responsibilities, including how to report...

McDonald’s Celebrates Black Excellence Through New ‘Black & Positively Golden ‘Campaign

By Selena Hill, Black Enterprise McDonald’s USA rolled out its largest campaign in 16 years targeting African American consumers on Friday. The new campaign, titled...

eFinancial Literacy Month is a great time to review your finances

April is Financial Literacy Month and the perfect opportunity for those who are interested in establishing or improving financial habits to get moving! It’s...

Rapper T.I.-Backed Startup Launches Free Mobile Service for Low-Income Communities

By Sequoia Blodgett, Black Enterprise Moolah Mobile, a service that turns Android devices into native advertising platforms, partnered with SurgePhone Wireless to launch the first free wireless...

Congresswoman Kelly to host 6th Annual Youth Job Expo April 13

Congresswoman Robin Kelly will host a Youth Job Expo for young men and women between the ages of 16 and 23 on Saturday, April...

Illinois Lottery launches player education campaign

Lottery seeks to encourage smart and responsible play The Illinois Lottery recently announced a new responsible gaming campaign to help players make informed decisions about...

Gary Businesses Encouraged To Be In Compliance

General Business License Amnesty Program In Effect Business owners operating businesses in the city of Gary with expired business licenses or without a license are...