Work At Home

Q: I am currently seeking to supplement my income through part-time telecommuting. However,…

By Tanisha A. Sykes


Switching Tracks

BITco USA, a Florida-based installations company, makes a bid for a better Website

When J.C. Gamboa, CEO of BITco USA Inc. (, put in her bid for…

By Dale Coachman


Buy, Sell & Rent

Managing investment property takes a keen understanding ofhousing laws and regulations. Here's what you need to know before you take the plunge.

Steven Perkins had been in court the day before. “I was involved in a…

By Donald Jay Korn


Discharging A Debt

By Ellis Cose

If success in winning reparations for historical wrongs is largely about politics, then what…

By Kenneth Meeks


How To Choose An Annuity

If carefully constructed, an annuity can be an important part of your retirement plan–but they're not right for everyone

Pathologist Arthur Bracey works in an environment of rising malpractice judgments. But he’s no…

By Aissatou Sidime


Top Cities For African Americans

The results are in. Here are readers' and editors' picks for the best places to work, live, and play.

“The best place to be” is very likely whatever location you feel most fits…

By Carolyn M. Brown


Learning To Live Through A Layoff

The Williams family must make major adjustments to keep their financial dreams within reach

Six years after Whitney Williams was laid off from his IT job at a…

By Sheryl Nance-Nash


The $5 Million Retirement Plan

Focusing On A Positive Net Worth Is Leading The Thomas Family To Early Retirement

Like so many couples in their mid-30s, Stephen and Rachel Thomas have their financial…

By Nicole Lewis


Stone Perfect

Leslie Rinehardt and Marvin Miller are in the cut

”For our clients, we enjoy experimenting with different patterns and stones. Natural stones—such…

By Joseph Dumas


Checking In: Chicago

Cheryl Burton whirls through the Windy City

People come to Chicago in search of dreams and to start new lives…

By Maureen Jenkins


Island Delights

Time out in Tobago

The tiny island of Tobago hovers just below the radar of luxe-life aficionados who…

By Sean Drakes


On The Fly

Sterling Burke builds his plane by the book

“If you go to my mom’s house and go to the airplane section…

By Carla Thompson


Taking Care Of Business

Downloadable programs for your enterprise

Take care of business for less. Download office programs to help keep information…

By Jennifer L. Smith


Gas Saving Strategies

On your next trip to the pump, try these tips

The surge in gasoline prices may make you hesitate on your next trip…

By Tanisha A. Sykes


Vacation Time!

Best places to find travel bargains

For many of us, summer vacations evoke memories of friends, family, and exotic…

By Siobhan Leftwich


Forgive Us Our Debts …

The creditor may, but the IRS won't

Many people are excited to hear that companies such as mortgage lenders, car…

By Leslie E. Royal


A Market Of One

Q: I have two great ideas, but I lack the knowledge to see…

By Alfred Edmond, Jr.


Inspiring Tales For All

Book offers quotations to live by

If you need a little pick-me-up, it might be time to take a…

By Tanisha A. Sykes


Is Your Mate Ready For Your Success?

Garner the personal support you need to professionally achieve

Your business investments are beginning to pay off—big time. The years of balancing your…

By Robyn D. Clarke


Charting Your Course

Q: I have an undergraduate degree in business administration. I am interested in…

By Sonia Alleyne