Black unemployment dips to seven-year low

By Freddie Allen Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – The Black unemployment rate tumbled to 9.1 percent in July, the lowest rate for Black workers

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U.S. employers slash payrolls in July

(Special from NorthStar how to apply for ikea personal loan News Today) – The day before the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics released its monthly

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Debt can help or hurt wealth-building
By Charlene Crowell NNPA Writer Money and credit are two payday loan lenders in one hour items that affect nearly everyone. We earn, spend and sometimes save money. But it seems nearly ...
Mellody Hobson, President of Ariel Investments penned the Black Women: Ready To Lead Foreword.
Black women increasingly seek the corner office
By Jessica R. Key Contributing Writer (Special cash loans longview to the NNPA from the Indianapolis Recorder) — In business, there’s long been a perception among Black employees that they must work ...
New Orleans’ DBE certification process under scrutiny
By Ryan Whirty Contributing Writer On the heels of bad credit quick loan the New Orleans City Council’s adoption of legislation calling for the strict scrutiny of the city’s awarding of ...
Is New Orleans Mission getting a facelift?
By Christopher Tidmore Contributing Writer The rebirth of Central City has been led by the redevelopment Renaissance occurring on Oretha Castle Haley. The one-time storefronts of the former segregation-era Dryades St. have ...
Architect’s rendering of the new Liberty Bank branch, now under construction, located at 3200 Gentilly Boulevard in New Orleans.
Minority banks shut out of federal tax-credit program
(Special to the NNPA from The Washington Informer) — Minority-owned banks are crying foul about the federal government snubbing them for tax credits they say could generate economic development ...
Aetna Insurance to acquire Humana
Aetna aims to cash fast loan missouri spend about $35 billion to buy rival Humana and become the latest health insurer bulking up on government business as the industry adjusts ...
Black women see job prospects improve
By Freddie Allen Senior Washington Correspondent WASHINGTON (NNPA) – Job prospects for Black women improved in June, as they recorded better employment numbers than the other major adult groups, the latest jobs ...
Abusive lending practices target people of color
By Charlene Crowell NNPA Writer Each year the many forms and products of predatory lending drain at minimum hundreds of billions of dollars from the nation’s economy and communities across the country. ...

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