Illegal financial practices lead to CFPB fines and lawsuits against auto-title...

By Charlene Crowell Many consumers breathe a sigh of relief when their car loans are finally paid off. Gaining title to personal vehicles should free...

Black Workers Need “Real” Not “Fake” Paid Family Leave

By Melanie L. Campbell and Jennifer Tucker When Dorcas, a home health aide living in New York, learned of her mother's illness, she used most...

America must equalize access to homeownership and its wealth opportunities

By Charlene Crowell Although many American families have modest financial means, there is nothing small about their hopes. Owning a home has long been an...

Enhancing Black Owned Print and Digital Press in the Age of...

By Dr. Benjamin F. Chavis, Jr. President & CEO, National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) The National Newspaper Publishers Association (NNPA) salutes the career development success of the...

What to do when your personal information has been compromised

Earlier this week, Capital One announced that more than 100 million credit card customers and applicants had their personal information compromised due to a...

Norton to Introduce Bill Requiring Federal Agencies to Advertise with Minority-Owned...

By Stacy M. Brown WASHINGTON, D.C.— Congresswoman Eleanor Holmes Norton (D-DC) announced that she will introduce a bill to require all federal agencies to include...

 Communities rise up for a renewable region

For decades, NIPSCO has supplied electrical power to the Northwest Indiana communities, but its coal-fired generating plants have also exposed citizens to the risk...

Don’t Ignore IRS Letters

The IRS normally sends correspondence in the mail. They mail millions of letters to taxpayers every year. Keep these important points in mind if...

Proven expert in multiple management areas to address Chamber monthly luncheaon

The Gary Chamber of Commerce will hold its Monthly General Membership Luncheon on Monday, March 12, 2018, 12:00 Noon at The Gary SouthShore RailCats...

Ready to save some money? Try this summer savings challenge

By Delta Jones-Walker Can you believe that we are only a month away from the second half of the year? New Year’s resolutions are a...