Despite the uncomfortable nature of these discussions, adult children talking with parents about their finances is not only essential but can be a rewarding experience for everyone involved.
New research finds that the ability to reach some level of financial security or well-being can be like a chicken and the egg question: Which comes first — the problem or the lack of money?
Again in 2013, President Obama has neglected to award a Presidential Medal of Freedom to 95-year-old Simeon Saunders Booker Jr.
A federal judge ruled that Detroit officials can proceed with the largest municipal bankruptcy filing in history — a measure that began in October to help eliminate some of the $18 billion for which the city is indebted.
Wal-Mart finally arrived in the District on Wednesday, as hundreds of residents flocked to the grand opening of stores in two of the city's most heavily populated commercial corridors.
More than 75 local retailers will join to sell fine jewelry, designer & ethnic fashions and other eclectic specialty items at the 23rd BZB annual Black Gift & Art Show in Northwest this holiday season.
As residents in the Washington metropolitan area gear up for Black Friday, American Express and a local nonprofit are encouraging District residents to consider shopping a little closer to home this year.
To double down is to significantly increase a risk or commitment. Well, welcome to the fantasyland of Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus.
Black Friday should mark a critical point of resistance for Black people, a time when Black consumers utilize the billions of dollars in our hands as a weapon to advance the Black freedom struggle.
Maryland officials will choose the winning bid to build a casino in Prince George's County on Dec. 20 — a long-awaited decision that will finally draw the lengthy and oft-contentious competition to a close.
Efforts to rebrand Prince George’s County as an upscale destination point in the region received a jolt this past week with the opening of the Tanger Outlets near National Harbor in Oxon Hill.
You’re probably not certain, but the Koch brothers' name has been besmirched among Blacks for quite some time.
The first federal minimum wage of 25 cents an hour was established in 1938. Since then, it has been raised 22 times. It's time to increase the floor for the 23rd time, from its current $7.25 to at least $10 ...
Residents in Prince George's County will have a deluge of upscale establishments opening this week.
Just days before a high-end outlet mall is set to open in Oxon Hill, Wal-Mart has reignited its plans to bring a Supercenter to southern Prince George's County.