savings

It’s that glorious time of year when bank accounts catch a glimmer of hope and lump sums give our balances a boost. This magical time, full of false security and dreams of lavish living, is also known as “tax refund season.” While some of us may owe money, most people will see a nice little […]

Thinking about and planning for retirement and retirement income when you are still finding your place in the workforce can be quite difficult. Some of…

Here’s Why ONLY Saving Won’t Help You Retire Did you know that four out of five black households have no retirement savings? Financial guru Deborah Owens says it was…

Tuesday on “NewsOne Now,” guest host TJ Holmes covered how you can start investing and saving with as little as five dollars a day. Listen…

In today’s “Money Mondays” segment, Mellody Hobson discusses IPOs. This morning we are talking initial public offerings? We are, Tom! We have seen an incredible…

Avoid the pitfalls of the recession and find out who's really after the money in your pockets.

When it comes to saving for the future, women, African-Americans and Latinos in general had fallen behind before the recession hit. In a recent survey 54 percent of respondents reported having less than $25,000 in total savings and investments, excluding their home or workplace pension, if any. Some 27 percent said they don’t have even […]

Vacations this summer might have gotten a little expensive if you're driving and filling up your gas tank regularly, but good news is right around the corner as gas prices are expected to fall just after Labor Day. Read more inside now.