On The Cutting Edge

Who will lead the next tech revolution? B.e. takes a look at entrepreneurs, researchers,and scientists inspired to change the way we work and live.

African Americans have always been at the forefront of technological advancement–from developing the first…

By Dale Coachman


Refinance Your Mortgage Now

There's still time to take advantage of the lowest home mortgage rates in 30 years

Always the businessman, Charles David Moody Jr. of Atlanta was motivated to find a…

By Jeffrey McKinney


Young, Single, And Free Of Debt

Tiffany Hall is securing her retirement by saving, using smart tax management, and debt-free living

Tiffany Hall reads a lot of articles about people who earn less money than…

By Carolyn M. Brown


The Sisters Who Save

Patricia and Regenia Washington prove that pooling financial resources pays big dividends

Patricia Washington and her sister Regenia have fond childhood memories of trips to the…

By Lloyd Gite


Classic Flashback

The Indian Chief Vintage for 2003 reintroduces a style the brand was known…

By Sonia Alleyne


Showing Off

Account executive spends lunch breakspreparing for bodybuilding competitions

He can still hear what his date told him more than 20 years ago…

By Kenneth Meeks


Kitchen And Bath Makeover

Q: I am interested in remodeling my kitchen and bathroom. How do I…

By Sonia Alleyne


Something For Baby

Circus offers one free ticket for your child

Children love the circus. And if you have a newborn, Ringling Bros. and…

By Sonia Alleyne


Have It Your Way…

Or file a complaint

“They really inconvenienced me,” says Brenda Campbell about American Airlines. On a return trip…

By Lee Anna Jackson


At Your Fingertips

An internet health guide

Whether you’re a busy executive or just work like one, impossible schedules and multiple…

By Rebecca Frances Rohan


Faith–And Works

Q: I am an art teacher, and I don’t want to teach any…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.


The Healing Power Of Laughter

Liberal doses of humor are a proven prescription for wellness

In the winter of 1997, Terri James got an early morning call bearing the…

By Caroline Clarke


Get Focused

Q: I am a 27-year-old male who has been trying to get my…

By Sonia Alleyne


It’s Sweet At The Top

Arnold Donald is the chairman and CEO of Merisant Co.

Arnold W. Donald enjoys developing sweet deals whenever he can find them. While a senior…

By Ronald E. Childs


Don’t Call Us …

What can you really expect from executive search firms?

They’re often called headhunters. More accurately, they are executive search firms that typically fill…

By Sonia Alleyne


B.E. Guide To Business Technology

Turbo charge your business

Countless things contribute to the success of a business and the technology you use…

By Rebecca Frances Rohan


Playing To Win

These ventures are growing through innovation and dedication

Despite tough economic conditions, black-owned small businesses continue to grow—in fact, many are thriving.…

By Alan Hughes


Retirement Income

Q: When my father passed away recently, his home was paid off. Is…

By Matthew S. Scott


Slick Profits

The prospect of war has raised the fortunes of funds that track oil stocks

We’ve had a cold, miserable winter. The Middle East is in turmoil, and the…

By James A. Anderson


Down, But Not Out

Despite a battered portfolio, Randall R. Eley is optimistic about his value selections

Value investor Randall R. Eley says the current market conditions require investors to…

By Tanisha A. Sykes