Tag: African American Economics

Bank of America Launches $5 Billion Home Loan Assistance Program | BlackPressUSA

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Stacy M. Brown, NNPA Newswire Correspondent, BlackPressUSA NEWSWIRE — The new Bank of America program includes down payment and closing cost assistance; innovative low down payment mortgages; grants that can be applied to non-recurring closing costs; a national network of lending professionals; easy-to-understand financial education tools; strategic partnerships with real estate professionals; and a national network of knowledgeable affordable housing […]
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Ta-Nehisi Coates Revisits the Case for Reparations | The New Yorker

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By The New Yorker, The New Yorker YOUTH & FAMILIES DETERMINED TO SUCCEED. Featured Image not often that an article comes along that changes the world, but that’s exactly what happened with Ta-Nehisi Coates, five years ago, when he wrote “The Case for Reparations,” in The Atlantic. Reparations have been discussed since the end of the Civil War—in fact, there […]
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HBCU Money’s 2019 African American Owned Bank Directory | HBCU Money

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Travis Loller, Associated Press, HBCU Money Dr. James Hildreth dissects a frog Friday, March 29, 2019, with seventh grader Keyshawn Walker at the Haynes Middle Health/Medical Science Design Center in Nashville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Travis Loller). Featured Image , Tenn. (AP) — The number of African-American men entering medical school hasn’t budged since the late 1970s, and Dr. James Hildreth wants […]
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African American Economics: Real Facts | Black Enterprise

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Black Enterprise Editors, Black Enterprise iStock/Kate Sept 2004, Featured Image families are more confident about achieving the American Dream than the general population. However, African Americans fall short on executing life-changing measures such as accumulating wealth, being better prepared for retirement and building up savings. Here are a few facts (and advice) about African American economics: Some 84% believe the […]
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West Chester Woman’s New Female Wellness App on Track to Generate $3.5 Million by 2020 | Vista Today

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Mark Hostutler, Vista Today Tam Williams launched her She’s It SHEapp in October 2018. Photo by Shawn Sims/Truevine Photography. Featured Image last year by West Chester resident Tam Williams, SHEapp offers women an empowering wellness platform that focuses on all aspects of their health, writes Melissa Jacobs for Main Line Today. Williams’s health and wellness app is different from most […]
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Whites maintain grip on leadership roles in Philly | The Philadelphia Tribune

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Michael D’Onofrio, Tribune Staff Writer, The Philadelphia Tribune | Octavius V. Catto Memorial, City Hall, Philadelphia, PA. Featured Image government’s workforce is nearly half Black and overwhelmingly male, while white employees dominate leadership positions, the majority of which females hold. The Kenney administration released its 2018 Workforce Diversity Profile report on Friday, which gave a snapshot of the racial and […]
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Black Workers Had Long Shaky History With Fed Jobs Before Shutdown | Atlanta Black Star

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Associated Press, Atlanta Black Star | In this Jan. 10, 2019 file photo Cheryl Monroe, right, a Food and Drug Administration employee, and Bertrice Sanders, a Social Security Administration employee, rally to call for an end to the partial government shutdown in Detroit. Paul Sancya/AP Photo. Featured Image (AP) — For Cheryl Monroe and generations of other African-Americans, federal government […]
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