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A House You Can Buy, But Never Own

African Americans in the same neighborhoods decimated by subprime lending are now being targeted with new predatory loan offerings, a lawsuit argues.<p>ATLANTA—It was not until a few years after he moved in that Zachary Anderson realized that he was not, in fact, the owner of the house he thought he’d …

Real Estate

9 things real estate agents don't want you to know

One of them could save you thousands -- and another could cost you big-time.<p>In 2016, close to 5.5 million homes -- including single-family dwellings, townhouses, and condos -- were sold across the country.<p>In nearly 90% of those transactions, the buyer, the seller, or both used a real estate agent. …

Real Estate

Here’s how much you should have saved and how to catch up

There are numerous studies and theories about how much you should have saved for retirement, emergencies, necessities and other expenditures.<p>For …

Blue Apron shares make bland debut

(Reuters) - Blue Apron Holdings Inc’s (APRN.N) shares were up about 1 percent in their market debut on Thursday following the meal-kit delivery company’s watered down IPO in the shadow of Amazon.com’s (AMZN.O) deal to buy Whole Foods Market WFM.N.<p>Blue Apron’s IPO, the first for a U.S. meal-kit …

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Here's How to Become a Millionaire on $56,000 a Year

You don't need to bring in the big bucks to end up a millionaire. Here's how to do it on an average salary.<p>When many of us think of millionaires, we …

How to tell if you've got the right financial advisor

<b>Dear Liz:</b> I have met with a financial advisor, but he wants every investment to go through him. Although he is an advisor, he works for a company and wants me to buy their products. I'm a little resistant about this. What's your advice?<p><b>Answer:</b> Anyone can call himself or herself a financial advisor …

Meet The Startups Helping Broke-Ass Millennials Invest Their Couch Pennies

Companies like Stash and WiseBanyan are growing fast. Will their success be their own undoing?<p>If you’re a first-time investor with, say, $15,000 in savings, you have plenty of options these days. Newfangled robo-advisers like Betterment and Wealthfront will happily take your money, as will …

Home Ownership

7 Shocking Ways You Could Be Hurting Your Credit Score Without Realizing It

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Your credit report and credit score can open doors you may never have imagined they could.<p>As most people know, an excellent credit report and a high credit score will afford you ample choices when you're shopping for a home loan at an attractive interest rate. But they …

The myth about smart black kids and “acting white” that won’t die

Nerds come in all colors.<p>You've probably heard it before: Too many black students don't do well in school because they think being smart means "acting white."<p>Just last week, Columbia University English professor John McWhorter mentioned it in a piece for Vox to support his critique of elements of …

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Antioxidant Supplements, Vitamins And Minerals

Good nutrition is essential to health.Knowing what to do doesn’t mean that you will do it. Follow the tips that are outlined in this article.<p>In order …

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Samsung is recalling the Galaxy Note 7 worldwide over battery problem

Samsung is recalling millions of new Galaxy Note 7 smartphones worldwide after reports that the devices can catch fire while charging.<p>The massive recall of one of Samsung's flagship devices is an embarrassing setback for the world's biggest selling smartphone maker. The Note 7 was unveiled just a …

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Meet Usain Bolt's Stunning and Super Supportive Girlfriend

He may be the fastest man alive, but it looks like one special lady has caught Usain Bolt‘s heart.<p>The Jamaican sprinter and nine-time Olympic gold …

3 Retirement Stocks to Buy in May

Studies show that Americans are living longer than ever. That's great news, but it also means that investors in their golden years will need to rely on their nest eggs to sustain them financially for a longer time period. For that reason, we Fools believe that these investors should keep at least a …

In Germany’s extermination program for black Africans, a template for the Holocaust

In recent years, some in the African American community have expressed a disconnect from Holocaust topics, seeing the genocide of Jews as someone …

My 5-year study of rich and poor people found 4 types of habits that will keep you from getting rich

Your money habits can make you rich or put you in the poor house. According to a recent study by Brown University, in which nearly 50,000 families were surveyed, most of the habits we pick up in life come from our parents.<p>This includes money habits.<p>If your parents had bad money habits, it is likely …

‘black-ish’ Tackles the N-Word (and Kanye West) In Controversial Season 2 Premiere

The hit ABC sitcom’s premiere episode explored whether or not it’s appropriate to use the N-word in what proved to be an important half-hour of …