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Tuesday, April 26, 2016


Putting Your Financial House In order One Step At A Time.

April 11, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Most of us worry about whether our financial houses are in order. We wonder whether we’ll have enough money saved for our retirement. Or whether we can afford to go on holiday next year. But wouldn’t be great if we could somehow spend a little less time worrying about our finances and a bit more time enjoying life? I’ve... [Read more...]

A Comprehensive Guide to Making Financial Plans for the Future.

April 11, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Money, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) There are very few people who have the luxury of never worrying about money. Unless you’re super rich, you have to think about it over the course of your life. You might not need to be too involved with money until you’re an adult. But once you become independent, you suddenly need to think about money a whole lot... [Read more...]

Now! A Way You Can Win as Unemployment Rates Rise.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) Every presidential candidate running for the presidency is offering infrastructure spending as the way to lift this economy out of its moribund state and create jobs. As voters, and smart and intelligent observers, many of you feel like I do; infrastructure spending is not the complete answer. Remember “the shovel ready projects”... [Read more...]

Veterans and Military Families Most At-Risk for ol Deceptive Debt Collectors.

April 6, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) When it comes to consumer concerns, debt collection remains the top complaint most often reported to the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau (CFPB). Two newly-released CFPB reports reveal which consumers are most at risk and the businesses most often identified in debt collection issues. As of March 1, CFPB found that California,... [Read more...]

Book Review: Banking on Kids: Money Matters Cradle to Seventeen.

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) While reading through trade publication this writer came across some interesting information on a recently published book by yours truly.  This independent review was conducted by one of a few well respected book critics I have never had the pleasure of meeting, yet, am humbled by its candor and honesty. This review was dated... [Read more...]

Business Valuation: The Importance of Getting a Credible Assessment of Your Company.

April 6, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) When done right, business valuation is an important exercise that can provide a company with a credible assessment. Knowing what your company is worth can also help in future decision making. There are a number of circumstances that determine the importance of business valuation as shown below. Buying or Selling a Business The... [Read more...]

6 Things You Should Do When Starting A New Job.

April 1, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Health, News, Opinion, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It can be very stressful when starting a new job. It is very important that you give a great first impression and that you do great work. Some workers can sometimes get confused on what they should do when starting at a new place of work. As a result, here are 6 tips you should follow when starting a new job at a company. 1.... [Read more...]

Bouncing Back from a Serious Injury Made Simple.

April 1, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) It’s easy to lose heart and become despondent when you suffer a serious injury. Bouncing back might not be as impossible or as challenging as you imagine though. What you need is a solid plan that you can enact. Here’s how to do it. Rest The first thing that you need to do is rest. This is something that people either find... [Read more...]

Race Matters, but Note Role Culture Plays.

March 29, 2016 by  
Filed under Business, Money, News, Opinion, Politics, Weekly Columns

Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) American Blacks must cultivate an entrepreneurial spirit independent of any president in the White House. – Armstrong Williams There is no getting around certain troubling and enduring implications of Black-White differences in America. Is there any question that there are meaningful differences between the races? The typical... [Read more...]

Cuba; A Piece of the Action – Or, all of it?

March 29, 2016 by  
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Tweet (ThyBlackMan.com) I remember a line from Gil Scott-Heron, whom I often quote in my articles. In his rendering called “The Bicentennial Blues,” he was discussing the Nixon administration and this nation’s penchant for getting in on the economic action of other nations. He called Henry Kissinger the “International Godfather of Peace, a ‘piece’... [Read more...]

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