BUSINESS EXCHANGE: Do Blacks Even Know What's Going On?

Has Black capitalism failed? Was it even given a chance?

Dave & Buster's Coming to Prince George's County

Dave & Buster's, a national entertainment venue known for its interactive video games and American-style cuisine, will come to Capitol Heights within a year.

Consumer Complaints Lead to $1.6B in Financial Relief

Financial stress can feel like a lonely struggle. But according to a new report by the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, 460,700 consumers shared many of the same financial concerns and contacted the agency for help in just six months last ...

BUSINESS EXCHANGE: Start Conversations About 'Banking Black'

If you are not a part of the solution to Blacks' problems, it should be made evident, then, that you continue as part of the problem.

Hair Catastrophe Leads To Successful Business

For some women, having a bad hair day can lead to many other problems. And if you listen to Yve-Car Momperousse, there couldn't have been many who've experienced worse after she visited a hair stylist about seven years ago.

Celebrating Women

March is women’s history month. I want to take this moment to celebrate one of my S/heroes.

Student, Auto Loan Debts Rise While Foreclosures, Bankruptcies Drop

A new report by the New York Federal Reserve Bank seems to be saying that America's household credit and debt are about as uneven as the nation's economic recovery.

BUSINESS EXCHANGE: Payday Loans Business Opportunities

Blacks may want to explore the "cash now" industry's fast-growing business financing trough: Payday loans, check cashing, factoring and invoice discounting.

Uniontown Bar Brings Nightlife to Anacostia

It's a frigid Friday night, and the entertainment centers of the city — Chinatown, U Street, Georgetown, H Street, Capitol Hill, Adams Morgan and Barracks Row — are flourishing. In the Southeast neighborhood of Anacostia, however, the streets are dead. ...

Exelon, Pepco Raise Stakes in Merger Proposal

Exelon Corporation and Pepco Holdings Inc. have sweetened the pot in their $6.8 billion-plus merger proposal, raising the amount of projected benefits for the District of Columbia.


No matter how you look at it, whites have privileges beyond the bounds of blacks.

New Website Helps Brides, Grooms Contain Wedding Cost

Getting married can be expensive. But for those seeking wedded bliss, there's some good news.

Entrepreneur Launching D.C. Job Search Site

A new mobile-friendly website for job seekers in the District will launch next month and the site's owner said it will prove to be the easiest way to match employment candidates with potential employers.

$480M Corinthian Student Loan Forgiveness Helps Some But Not All

Thousands of students who are now or formerly enrolled at one of 52 Corinthian Colleges across the country will soon feel $480 million of financial relief on their private student loans.

BUSINESS EXCHANGE: Airing Republicans' 'Dirty Laundry'

No matter how much American Blacks stay away from the Republican Party, now it seems that Blacks in that party are adopting "stay away" piques towards each other.