As higher education costs continue to increase faster than most consumers' income, college loan debt has now topped $1.2 trillion.
Over the course of 75 years, the DC Chamber of Commerce has seen a remarkable transformation from the voice of small and minority businesses at its inception in 1938, to an extremely effective and powerful advocate for businesses in the ...
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake is hosting an event Friday with officials from the city's Office of Employment Development to focus attention to services available for jobless residents.
In the aftermath of a recent report that found the lack of student loan servicing standards and information on monies owed, two U.S. senators will work as a team to create a Student Loan Borrower Bill of Rights.
Urban governments are being fleeced foolishly building multimillion-dollar arenas for local sports team owners.
A Las Vegas-style casino is setting sail for National Harbor after a Maryland gaming commission ruled that the development would be the site of the sixth gaming location in the state.
Wells Fargo & Company, America's largest mortgage lender, and NeighborWorks America, a national nonprofit organization which creates opportunities for people to live in affordable homes and improve their lives, announced Thursday more than 5,000 low- to moderate-income adults have become ...
The Department of Insurance, Securities and Banking has received a number of questions and concerns about lottery scams, especially from seniors.
Just in time for the holiday travel season, the Virginia Tourism Corporation has launched a new website to help visitors find the best of Virginia's small town treasures and old school favorites.
Just in time for the holiday season, three federal regulators have taken two separate actions against payday lending.
Just weeks after the White House snubbed Simeon Booker for a Presidential Medal of Freedom, a backbencher has introduced House Bill 3655 to award a Congressional Gold Medal to Booker in recognition of his "achievements in the field of journalism, ...
Should the contacts you develop for your job ultimately belong to you?
Marc Battle has been appointed as Pepco region vice president, the company announced Thursday.
Now, more than ever, it’s important for us to understand what it means to be a Conscious Consumer — particularly during the busiest shopping season of the year.
Black Americans are often misled when politicians and pundits refer to the ability of the President of the United States to "create jobs" during their terms in office.