Breaking the Cycle: Young Mother of Seven Turns Life Around at McDonald’s
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Breaking the Cycle: Young Mother of Seven Turns Life Around at McDonald’s

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Ten years ago, Cameo Faust, a single mother…

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Lack of Venture Capital and Bankers Stifles Economic Growth in Communities of Color
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Lack of Venture Capital and Bankers Stifles Economic Growth in Communities of Color

By R. Donahue Peebles (Chairman, of the Board of Directors of the Congressional Black Caucus…

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Why Access to Capital Still Matters
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Why Access to Capital Still Matters

By A. Shuanise Washington (President and CEO Congressional Black Caucus Foundation, Incorporated) The lack of…

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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Wins Court Case against CashCall
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Consumer Financial Protection Bureau Wins Court Case against CashCall

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA Newswire Columnist) The fight for fair lending got a big boost…

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Black Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.1 percent in August
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Black Unemployment Rate Falls to 8.1 percent in August

By Freddie Allen (NNPA Newswire Managing Editor) The unemployment rate for Black workers improved from…

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Black Transit Worker Campaigns to Increase Diversity in Union Leadership
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Black Transit Worker Campaigns to Increase Diversity in Union Leadership

By Stacy M. Brown (NNPA Newswire Contributor) Keith Bullock, a bus operator for the Washington…

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Ninety Million Consumers Save $2.2 Billion Each Year without Triple-digit Interest Loans
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Ninety Million Consumers Save $2.2 Billion Each Year without Triple-digit Interest Loans

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA News Wire Columnist) News – we read it, talk about it,…

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Report: Blacks and Latinos Still Face Housing Discrimination in California
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Report: Blacks and Latinos Still Face Housing Discrimination in California

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA News Wire Columnist) Although many American families have modest financial means,…

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Financial Justice a Key Focus at 2016 NAACP Convention
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Financial Justice a Key Focus at 2016 NAACP Convention

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA News Wire Columnist) With 2,200 branches across the country and added…

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Poll Shows Voters Want More Financial Regulation
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Poll Shows Voters Want More Financial Regulation

By Charlene Crowell (NNPA News Wire Columnist) On July 21, the first federal agency dedicated…

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