Darlene Goins unlocking economic opportunity for the community at Wells Fargo

Darlene Goins unlocking economic opportunity for the community at Wells Fargo

On Oct. 19, CEOs from Wells Fargo and Operation HOPE hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to welcome the community to the nation’s first redesigned Wells Fargo branch with a focus on programs and resources for individuals who are “unbanked.” Darlene Goins, the executive vice president and head of the Banking Inclusion Initiative for Wells Fargo, is […]

Gigi Dixon continues to provide opportunities for the unbanked at Wells Fargo

Gigi Dixon continues to provide opportunities for the unbanked at Wells Fargo

On Oct. 19, CEOs from Wells Fargo and Operation HOPE hosted a ribbon-cutting ceremony to welcome the community to the nation’s first redesigned Wells Fargo branch with a focus on programs and resources for individuals who are “unbanked.” Gigi Dixon, head of external affairs engagement for Wells Fargo, is leading the charge in the company’s […]

Kevin Hart gives Spelman students tips on becoming financially literate

Kevin Hart gives Spelman students tips on becoming financially literate

Comedian and Chase ambassador Kevin Hart is known for laughing at his pain, including financial pains. Hart has partnered with Chase to promote Hart of It All, a series encouraging people to spend moderately. Hart is encouraging people to learn more about how to handle their money and financial health. On Sept. 22, Hart visited […]

Shavonna Perkins helps Christian women achieve financial freedom

Shavonna Perkins helps Christian women achieve financial freedom

Shavonna Perkins, is the founder of The Bougie Wealth Group™ which helps others succeed financially. With over 15 years of experience in the financial industry, Perkins is passionate about helping women and Christians obtain financial freedom by changing their mindset and creating a plan to create their desired lifestyle. She is a certified Financial Education […]

Vibranium’s Derek Ferguson says don’t get duped when investing

Vibranium's Derek Ferguson says don't get duped when investing

Vibranium was proud to lend its substantial resources to Invest Fest 2022 as one of the premier sponsors of the event spearheaded by a Black organization to support Black tech companies. Tell us about the goal of Vibranium and your hopes for the future of the industry. Vibranium was really founded out of the need […]

Ash Cash encourages people to invest their hard-earned dollars

Ash Cash encourages people to invest their hard-earned dollars

Ash Exantus, also known as Ash Cash, has been dubbed the “Hip-Hop Financial Motivator.” He employs a culturally relevant way of teaching financial literacy and promoting investing for all ages. Cash was a host for the Investfest Business and Entertainment panel with T.I. DJ Envy, and Dame Dash on Sunday, Aug. 7, 2022. What does […]

Comerica community affairs VP LaToya Rowell is focused on financial education

Comerica community affairs VP LaToya Rowell is focused on financial education

LaToya Rowell is the vice president of Comerica’s community affairs and is responsible for the management of external community initiatives and partnerships, Comerica’s Diversity Business Resource Groups, and their financial education outreach program, the Comerica Financial Education Brigade. What’s a typical day like for you? A typical day is probably with me getting into the […]

Social media influencer Christianna Hurt is helping college kids with finances

Social media influencer Christianna Hurt is helping college kids with finances

Christianna Hurt is a seven-figure-earner. She is also a college graduate, a well-rounded traveler, a respected fashion influencer, and the founder of Wealthy College Kid. Hurt’s specialty is in driving online traffic to successful e-commerce brands, a business she has been building over the last few years. She currently has over 50,000 students enrolled in […]

Kinly app founder motivated to balance the financial scales for Black America

Kinly app founder motivated to balance the financial scales for Black America

Rolling out talked with Donald Hawkins, the founder and CEO of Kinly, the financial app that is bringing innovative forms of financial literacy and inclusion to the Black community. What sparked your interest in becoming an entrepreneur? I was very fortunate to be connected and blessed to just have the right people in my life at […]

Fifth Third Bank’s Aleta Young shares on Empowering Black Futures Program

Fifth Third Bank's Aleta Young shares on Empowering Black Futures Program

Aleta Young is Fifth Third Bank’s vice president and community economic development manager for the Georgia and Tennessee region. Young collaborates with community and business leaders to strengthen the community’s future through inclusive lending, investments, education, and services. She is also on the board of Affordable Housing Resource Inc. of Nashville and serves on the […]

Alliance Tax Solutions CEO defines offer in compromise

Alliance Tax Solutions CEO defines offer in compromise

Alliance Tax Solutions CEO Deaphalis Sample offers tax financial advice. What is an offer in compromise? An offer in compromise is a program the IRS offers that allows us to go in and settle the debt for the lowest amount that’s allowable by law. What are the steps for executing an offer in compromise? One […]

Alliance Tax Solutions CEO explains what you can do if you missed deadline

Alliance Tax Solutions CEO explains what you can do if you missed deadline

Deaphalis Sample, the CEO of Alliance Tax Solutions, wants you to know what to do next if you missed the tax deadline. What happens if I missed the tax deadline? If you’re in good standings, great. If you’re not, then you want to make sure you get that tax return prepared and filed. Every day […]

Laurie Davis shares emotional story of how Alliance Tax Solutions helped her

Laurie Davis shares emotional story of how Alliance Tax Solutions helped her

Alliance Tax Solutions has helped many people as they deal with problems with the IRS, and many entrepreneurs have made mistakes on their taxes. Laurie Davis told the president of rolling out, Rashad Richey, Ph.D., how Alliance Tax Solutions helped her. Laurie Davis: I came to Alliance because I was a typical person trying to […]

First Independence Bank customers share their opening day experience

First Independence Bank customers share their opening day experience

In a historic move, First Independence Bank is venturing outside of Detroit for the very first time in more than 50 years and opened two locations in Minnesota. On April 26, the first Black-owned bank opened in Minneapolis First Independence Bank senior vice president and the Minnesota regional market president Damon Jenkins; and Kiko Davis, […]

Kiko Davis shows why she is 1 of the most powerful Black women in banking

Kiko Davis shows why she is 1 of the most powerful Black women in banking

Kiko Davis-Snoddy is touted as “the only Black female bank owner in the United States.” First Independence Bank is the seventh-largest Black-owned bank in the United States, controlled by the Davis Family. On April 26, she was present in Minneapolis as First Independence Bank became the first Black-owned bank in that state. First Independence Bank is […]

Deaphalis Sample shares how he has helped clients avoid tax problems

Deaphalis Sample shares how he has helped clients avoid tax problems

Deaphalis Sample, the CEO of Alliance Tax Solutions, spoke with rolling out about what the company has done for his clients, and how they can help you file your taxes correctly. What are some examples of individuals who have connected with your firm, and you got them out of trouble? One specific situation was one […]

SmittyTheGOAT’s must-know credit building gems

SmittyTheGOAT's must-know credit building gems

Credit guru and entrepreneur Kenny “SmittyTheGoat” Smith took a different path than his peers in Chicago. After realizing his basketball career was limited, he pivoted by watching a friend go off the grid and come back as a successful financial literacy expert. It was at that moment he put his head in the books and […]

The CEO of Alliance Tax Solutions says you absolutely cannot do this

The CEO of Alliance Tax Solutions says you absolutely cannot do this

Deaphalis Sample wants to help. The CEO of Alliance Tax Solutions stopped by rolling out to make clear to people what is and what’s not legal regarding filing taxes. The 1099 is when you get paid money and you’re responsible for paying the taxes, right? Contractors, side gigs, that kind of stuff. That’s exactly right. […]

Carter Capital brings entrepreneurs to Tulum for wealth development summit

Carter Capital brings entrepreneurs to Tulum for wealth development summit

In celebrating women worldwide, rolling out interviewed Shondricka Carter of Carter Capital, PLLC about the company’s Wealth Development Summit, which brings out millionaires and entrepreneurs to learn about obtaining and maintaining wealth. Please let our audience know what it is that you do and what prompted you to enter this line of business? I help […]