‘Credit Invisible’ Blacks and Latinos
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‘Credit Invisible’ Blacks and Latinos

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist When it comes to consumer finance, traditional lenders usually review…

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Take These Steps to Improve Your Credit Score
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Take These Steps to Improve Your Credit Score

Jeff Reeves, USA TODAY   (USA Today) — Most Americans are aware that their credit…

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A Third of Millennials Have Never Had a Credit Card
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A Third of Millennials Have Never Had a Credit Card

How Not to Pay Your Bills
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How Not to Pay Your Bills

  (CBS News) – Americans increasingly are falling behind on their auto and student loans,…

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Americans in Debt
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Americans in Debt

Shocking report declares 77 million U.S. citizens in debt by Ashley Montgomery Special to the…

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4 Ways to Build Credit Without Credit Cards
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4 Ways to Build Credit Without Credit Cards

[PatriceWashington.com] So you want to avoid credit cards, eh?   Honestly, when you realize that…

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To Catch A Creditor
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To Catch A Creditor

[New York Times] IN 1999, Judy Ann Thomas of Elyria, Ohio, applied for a loan.…

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Credit Check can be a Barrier to a Job or Promotion
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Credit Check can be a Barrier to a Job or Promotion

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   As Black America continues to struggle with high unemployment…

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Blackonomics: Borrowing?  Read the Fine Print
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Blackonomics: Borrowing? Read the Fine Print

By James Clingman NNPA Columnist Have you noticed the television commercials that offer loans of…

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Credit Card Reform Fears Never Materialized
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Credit Card Reform Fears Never Materialized

By Charlene Crowell NNPA Columnist   Since the enactment of the Credit Card Accountability Responsibility…

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