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How to improve your financial health in 2019

February 23, 2019

BPT It’s always a good time to reassess financial goals and work toward improving your overall financial health. No matter what your financial goals may be, having the right information and tools in place is key to getting you on track to take control of your credit. Taking the first step towards financial wellness can…

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Bennett College raises $8.2 million in its nationwide #StandWithBennett campaign

February 8, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Stand with Bennett supporters celebrate upon hearing that the College has raised $8.2 million bennett.edu GREENSBORO, N.C. – Bennett College President Dr. Phyllis Worthy Dawkins announced on Monday that the College has raised $8.2 million in its #StandWithBennett Campaign. “So, we’ve come to the moment that you’ve been waiting for,” Dawkins said inside…

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Is business school really worth it? Important factors to consider

February 2, 2019

BPT If you’ve ever considered getting your MBA, you’ve probably asked yourself: Is it worth it? It’s a fair question, particularly as going back to school as an adult often requires shuffling your priorities so you can make time for class and assignments. Ultimately, business school should help you accomplish your academic goals and propel…

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Councilman O’Neill announces free tax preparation services in the Northeast

February 2, 2019

Councilman Brian O’Neill (R-10th Dist.) announced that the City of Philadelphia and the Campaign for Working Families will be providing free tax preparation services for families and individuals earning less than $55,000. The free tax preparation will be available at the Northeast Super Site (2141 Cottman Avenue Unit 32, near the Five Below), Monday-Thursday 10am-7pm,…

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Guest Commentary: The government shutdown and the collateral damage

January 25, 2019

By Julianne Malveaux TriceEdneyWire.com  As I write this, our federal government has been shut down for 27 days.  At first, it seemed like a gamesmanship joke, like who was going to blink first.  House Speaker Nancy Pelosi and (CA) Senate Minority Leader Chuck Schumer (NY) didn’t look like they were blinking when 45 said he…

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CCP combats poverty as a way to support student success

January 19, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Experts at Community College of Philadelphia discuss poverty in Philadelphia (from left to right) Kimberly Daniel, the moderator, was joined by Otis Bullock, Esq;   Paula Umaña; Lisa Johnson and Gilberto González. Community College of Philadelphia New office buildings and shimmering residential towers are rising above the earth in Philadelphia, soaring over sprawling,…

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African-American entrepreneur to build billion dollar Vodka brand

January 19, 2019

ABOVE PHOTO: Victor G. Harvey, founder of Victor George Spirits Vodka blacknews.com A true Renaissance businessman located in Fort Lauderdale with deep ties to professional sports and entertainment, spirits industry veteran Victor G. Harvey plans to build a 5,000 square foot building housing offices, a distillery and restaurant with tasting room in Flagler Village. Plans…

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