By Delta Jones-Walker You probably can imagine that since the Coronavirus pandemic hit the United States, some of my clients expressed concern about their investment accounts. Now that we are in quarantine mode and the market is taking an almost daily dive, many people are borderline freaking out. When asked...
Innovative Preventive Care Concept Seeks to Revolutionize Health and Wellness Care in Illinois, and Beyond While Reducing Disparity in Health Care with ‘The SIMPCO Solution’ As an accomplished emergency room physician, Dr. Jeffrey E. Sterling witnessed firsthand the outcomes of a healthcare system that’s been historically reactionary—responding to patients only...
Application portal designed to help Indiana renters living outside of Marion County affected by COVID-19 cover monthly rent payments or past due rent The Indiana Housing and Community Development Authority (IHCDA) wants to remind Hoosiers that the state’s Rental Assistance Portal became available beginning Monday, July 13 at 9 a.m....
By Erick Johnson, Chicago Crusader It’s being called the deal of a lifetime. For $10, you can be part owner of Seaway a Division of Self Help Credit Union. That’s right. The transaction takes about 15 minutes. It’s simple. All you need to do is open a checking or savings...
The award-winning journalist filed a complaint with the EEOC alleging racial discrimination she experienced at WJTV. By Christina Santi, Ebony Magazine Brittany Noble, 32, a former news anchor at WJTV, a local station in Jackson, Mississippi, has reportedly been fired after filing formal complaints about discrimination in the workplace. In a personal...
By Derek T. Dingle, Black Enterprise Marcus Bullock seeks to help those locked behind bars stay connected with the outside world. To achieve that end, the innovative entrepreneur created Flikshop, a mobile app that provides inmates with the ability to receive mail every single day from their loved ones and...
Jennifer Roberts, CEO, Chase Business Banking and Sean ‘Diddy’ Combs, Founder, Our Fair Share, entrepreneur and media mogul In just four months last year, more than 5 million U.S. businesses received a Paycheck Protection Program (PPP) loan. That helped them pay their workers, their mortgage or rent, and their...
One of the most powerful women in American politics today, Congresswoman Maxine Waters (D-CA), will keynote the Phenomenal Woman Awards Gala on Thursday, April 6. The event is the kickoff to The Black Women’s Expo (BWE), one of Chicago’s most anticipated annual experiential events, and will be held at...
Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Northwest Indiana is looking to win the $100,000 grand prize in the Art Van Charity Challenge. After winning the challenge in 2018, Northwest Indiana Boys & Girls Clubs are looking to do it again this year! Held through the MightyCause platform, the Art...
The First Cloud-Based Credit Repair Software For Consumers That Eliminates The Middleman And Hefty Fees Empowering Consumers To Repair And Maintain Their Own Credit. Credit Dispute Cloud, LLC is an entirely new model of “credit repair” that empowers individuals to get a handle on, repair and maintain good credit—without an intermediary and...