With a theme of "We are Housing ... We are Community," more than 3,000 people poured into the Walter E. Washington Convention Center in Northwest last weekend for an annual event that draws continuously growing crowds.
Shawn Prez isn't your typical CEO. He also isn't the average business owner.
Each year the many forms and products of predatory lending drain at minimum hundreds of billions of dollars from the nation's economy and communities across the country.
An economic "race problem" is occurring in D.C. It's a multimillion dollar problem that blacks need to recognize as detrimental and move to make small business success their business.
In a unique partnering of about 125 churches located throughout the Greater Washington Area, a weekend focusing on financial and spiritual wellness recently took place at several venues including Evangel Assembly in Temple Hills, Maryland.
Cecilia Harvey, chief operating officer at CitiGroup's technology and finance department in London, has become the benchmark for blacks and other women on how to make it in a predominately white- and male-dominated corporate world.
PSEG Power, a New Jersey-based energy company, announced Wednesday that they've acquired a huge energy plant that's planned for an old gravel mine in Prince George's County.
District residents must keep elected officials' feet to the fire and not let them lose sights set by black leaders of old.
The Redevelopment Authority of Prince George's County, which recently completed renovation of the county's first Net Zero Energy house following nine months of highly-detailed efforts, will showcase the house Saturday during the 2015 Housing Fair.
The Network For Teaching Entrepreneurship, a nonprofit organization operating in the District of Columbia, 12 U.S. states, and 10 foreign countries, aims to inspire low-income youths to achieve in the classroom and understand the value of being committed employees and ...
A new report by the Center for Responsible Lending has revealed what many consumers have known for years: Debt collectors often cross the line with abusive behaviors.
As proud members of the Washington business community, we encourage everyone to pay close attention to the economic impacts from this merger and how it would maximize opportunities for minority-owned companies.
One of the largest contributors to a home's energy efficiency is its windows.
June is National Homeownership Month and Wells Fargo is again proud to be the title sponsor of the Washington Informer's Homeownership Month supplement.
For a successful homeownership journey, it's important that consumers seek out information and talk to industry professionals to learn about the credit profile process and ask questions to understand mortgage options and down payment choices.