Bitcoin Is Financial Freedom for Black America Part 2

5 Ways to Take Our Power Back Harry C. Alford III During the years between 1900 to 1930, we entered what historian Juliette Walker called the...

IDOR reminds Illinois businesses of minimum wage tax credit

Small businesses can offset up to 25 percent of wage increase on withholding taxes The Illinois Department of Revenue (IDOR) is reminding small businesses they...

Don’t buy a BMW

By Freddie Allen (Editor-In-Chief, NNPA Newswire) Reverend Jesse Jackson, Sr., the founder of the Rainbow PUSH Coalition, called for a “full-scale” boycott of BMW, the...

Having Trouble Filing Your Taxes? Help is Available 

DOR and several trusted organizations offer free tax help to individuals Low-income and senior customers who need help filing their taxes can find free assistance...

Fifth Third Bank provides 1 million meals to fight hunger

Fifth Third recently announced that it provided over one million meals in May to fight hunger during its annual “Feeding Our Communities” initiative. The...

Spotlight: Pennie’s Tea

Local artisan tea brand Pennie’s Tea was among the local vendors selected by the new Englewood Whole Foods. The Englewood store made news not...

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...

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...

Jason Dunn Sr. elected Chairman of the National Coalition of Black...

For the first time, the National Coalition of Black Meeting Professionals (NCBMP), formerly National Coalition of Black Meeting Planners, has selected a board chairman who...

Duckworth, Durbin host roundtable on increasing small business access

U.S. Senator Tammy Duckworth (D-IL) hosted a roundtable about the needs of minority-owned small businesses and her efforts to increase small business access to...