Extra Income Ideas You Can Do This Weekend

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The weekend can be your time to rest or your time to grind (or both.) With a little planning and intention, you can use your weekends to level up and move closer to your “more money” goals. If you are still working on increasing your income, I’m suggesting you take a few hours to start flexing your “hustle muscle”— this very weekend. You More...

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By Aja McClanahan On Wednesday, June 15th, 2016

7 Free Resources to Help You Earn Money Online

Are you ready to start supplementing your income but feel like you are strapped for time? If you don’t want to work retail in the evenings or deliver pizza on the weekends, then starting an online venture might More...

3 Tips to Successfully Transition from 9-5 to Entrepreneur
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3 Tips to Successfully Transition from 9-5 to Entrepreneur

 A transitioning entrepreneur is one who is employed by someone else, but has a side hustle or independent  freelance work “in progress” that generates revenue in addition to employment income.  The transitioning More...

By Dorethia Kelly On Saturday, May 7th, 2016

Ramp Up That Side Gig!

In times like these we cannot always wait for traditional means of earning an income only. Think of ways to earn extra money that maybe you wouldn’t have considered before. What can you do that would not require More...

Twitter chat gave life to my freelance career
By Taylor Gordon On Friday, January 22nd, 2016

A Twitter Chat Gave Life to My Freelance Career

You probably noticed I swear by Twitter chats. I talked about it in my email series. I plan to talk about it next week during the Networking Challenge for Shy Biz Owners. Pourquoi, Taylor? Pourquoi? I’m a little More...

By Khaleef Crumbley On Thursday, November 19th, 2015

Why You Need to Diversify Your Income Sources

Yesterday I ran into a friend I hadn’t seen in a few months; we only had a few seconds to talk but he let me know that he had lost his job a couple of months ago. Another buddy of mine was given word that his More...

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By LaTisha Styles On Tuesday, November 3rd, 2015

Top 5 Interview Questions Most College Students Bomb

When you’re going out on your first round of professional interviews, you may be worried about your lack of a lengthy resume, relevant experience, or salary history. Luckily, many companies realize young professionals More...

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By #MoneyChat Staff Author On Saturday, October 17th, 2015

9 College Survival Hacks: What They Don’t Tell You in the Admissions Office

  The fall semester is in full swing for colleges and universities all over the country. If you’re a student, you’re probably settling in to your new schedule and getting a feel for your classes. This is More...

By Ginger Dean On Friday, September 25th, 2015

#LifeHappens At the Plutus Awards – #FINCON15

(This content was produced in partnership with State Farm) If you’ve been paying attention to your favorite personal finance bloggers then you know that we’re all mostly recovering from the best conference More...

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By #MoneyChat Staff Author On Tuesday, September 22nd, 2015

#MoneyChat: Getting Media Attention For Your Business

Hello #MoneyChatters! So glad to have former Dove model, serial entrepreneur & my friend Kathy Zucker on #MoneyChat! A former marketing director, Kathy Zucker has founded four startups. From a product that More...


Did you know?

African Americans are significantly more likely to have some type of debt (94%) compared with the general population (82%). Credit card debt, student loan debt, and personal loans are all significantly higher in the African American community.

Source: Prudential’s 2013 "African American Financial Experience" study