Congressional Black Caucus Chair Marcia L. Fudge said plans by Time Warner Cable for significant layoffs will have a huge effect on diversity at CNN, Time Warner's flagship news organization.
Black Americans are into politics, but only at the retail level as "consumers."
When it comes to assessing the nation's housing industry, one key measure that all housing industry stakeholders take note of is the annual Home Mortgage Disclosure Act report, which is commonly referred to as HMDA.
Gas prices, which have been steadily dropping across the country, will continue to decrease, according to the website GasBuddy.com.
Henry E. Smith, the District's legendary "King of Soul Food," died Oct. 10 at the age of 73.
The Greater Washington Hispanic Chamber of Commerce honored Events DC board member Jay Haddock Ortiz's contributions to the District of Columbia's Latino business community by presenting him with the Chairman's Award at their annual Hispanic Heritage celebration last week.
After decades of being overlooked by the media, Native Americans are now being cast into the national spotlight for the wrong reason.
African-Americans' use of credit is no different than Whites. What distinguishes African-Americans from others is the fact that what they borrow supersedes significantly what they save.
A recent survey by Wells Fargo Home Mortgage revealed that many Americans are fiscally responsible and believe they understand what it takes to get a mortgage loan. However, answers to survey questions show that Americans can benefit from homebuying education.
Your credit is much like your physical health: the weaker it is, the harder it may be to get fit.
So what builds good credit?
For more than a decade, the Center for Responsible Lending has shared research on the predatory nature of payday loans.
Answer these questions honestly to determine places where you may need to shore up your financial condition.
As more women pursue higher education, become entrepreneurs, and outlive their mates, they will have access to increasing amounts of money to spend, leverage, and invest.
This Special Financial Issue of The Informer is committed to providing information for the primarily African-American readership to get its financial house in order.