By NewsOne Financial Blogger Ryan Mack: If I gave you $100,000 today how would you spend it? Before you continue to read, I want you to take a moment and think hard about this question.  How would you put that money to work?  After you have thought about it, which of the following two scenarios […]

CLEVELAND, OH (WOIO) – It seems like Cleveland is always coming in last place and now a small group of college students are using it to make money. The young entrepreneurs are capitalizing off Cleveland’s bad name. Their clothing line called Last Place might be a first for the city of Cleveland in that it […]

If Congress fails to reauthorize extended unemployment benefits by the end of November, it will spoil the holidays for 1.2 million people, according to the National Employment Law Project. “The program deadline falls in the midst of the holiday season, when unemployed families do their best to put food on the table and hold on […]

Tonight make sure to tune in to CNN for their special Black In America “Almighty Debt” airing at 9 P.M. Black churches have always been different than others, says CNN’s Soledad O’Brien.

Because of the tips I get at my current Factotum-type night gig, I’m often left with more singles than Ichiro Suzuki.

Broke Men Cheat on Their Breadwinning Women Sometimes you just wonder where a good, independent woman could go wrong. Well, its when she gets a man who still decides to cheat on her even when she’s bringing home the bacon. A study conducted by Cornell University gave the rundown as to why men cheat on women […]

Denver, CO — His account, her account or our account? What if one spouse brings more debt into the marriage than the other? Money is one of the top reasons for divorce – everything from a communication breakdown about money, lack of money and even overspending. The National Directory of Marriage and Family Counseling states, […]

CLEVELAND — For people who are struggling to make ends meet, a sudden expense can be devastating, and there are times it can be catastrophic. A growing number of local people are finding themselves in this situation when a loved one dies.   With the cost of a funeral and burial upwards of $5,000, it […]

Revenue for the world’s biggest social network was close to $800 million in 2009, according to a report from Reuters.

Budgeting is a very personalized process, but also a necessary one.  If you do not have a budget, then it is very difficult to control your spending.  Personally, I am a recovering spendaholic myself.  I would get money in my pocket, go on a binge and after blacking out for several days, wake up with […]

From The UK Guardian A huge wealth gap has opened up between black and white people in the US over the past quarter of a century – a difference sufficient to put two children through university – because of racial discrimination and economic policies that favour the affluent. A typical white family is now five […]

We could all use a little found money! Shake the money tree! Check for your name and see if the IRS owes you big bucks!