Investing

A film about Lauren Simmons—the youngest woman stock trader in the New York Stock Exchange’s 230-year history—is in the works.

Philanthropist and businessman Robert F. Smith is furthering his efforts to empower HBCU scholars through a new financial wellness initiative.

Brooklyn-bred mogul Jay-Z has invested in a Black-led finance app.

An initiative designed to empower developers of color to use real estate as a means for community impact is coming to Dallas.

Award-winning journalist and television host Elaine Welteroth is teaming up with Public to make investing accessible.

The Black-led VC firm Harlem Capital has raised $134 million to invest in diverse entrepreneurs.

An entrepreneur and his 11-year-old son created an investment consulting company designed to increase Black wealth.

Earvin “Magic” Johnson reportedly plans on revitalizing neighborhoods in Baltimore.

America’s Wealth Coach Deborah Owens joined Roland Martin on NewsOne Now to explain how you can make the most of your tax return and invest the money, rather than spend it frivolously. Owens believes you should pay your tax refund forward to “insure and secure your financial future.” According to the wealth guru, the average tax return […]

Knowing when to invest in the stock market can be confusing, especially in these volatile times. The ups and downs of Wall Street can make many individuals feel a tad bit skittish about investing in the market. Deborah Owens, America’s Wealth Coach, has a few tips that may help you get over your anxiety as […]

America’s Wealth Coach, Deborah Owens, joined Roland Martin Tuesday on “NewsOne Now” to discuss the top money mistakes made by wealthy African-Americans and how to avoid those pitfalls. Owens told Martin, host of NewsOne Now, that five percent of the wealthiest Blacks exhibit similar investing habits. She said, “It’s pretty stunning to see that the wealthiest African-Americans […]

Good financial advisors are knowledgeable about the market, they set realistic expectations for an annual return on your investment, they know when to invest your capital in the market for optimal results, they have candid conversations with their clients about what you have to invest and what your risk appetite is. Most importantly, they don’t […]