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Donna Doleman Dickerson is the first chief marketing officer at GreenPath Financial Wellness, a national financial services nonprofit. Dickerson received her bachelor’s from Florida A & M University and her master’s in business administration from the State University of New York at Buffalo. As a branding leader, Doleman Dickerson focuses on creating innovative and transformative…

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R. Kelly reportedly has been ordered to use his royalties to pay his child support. The 52-year-old singer, who is currently in jail awaiting trial on numerous federal and state charges, previously spent a short spell behind bars earlier this year after failing to pay more than $161,000 in child support to his ex-wife Andrea…

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Lil’ Kim wants her bankruptcy to be dismissed. The 44-year-old rapper has filed court documents explaining she has been able to get her finances in order so she no longer needs any help from the court to protect her from creditors and has asked for a federal judge to dismiss the filing she made a…

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College graduation is near, which means it will be time for millions of students to start paying back those student loans. Student loans are one of the biggest reason Americans have debt. Reducing or eliminating student loan debt can be trying, but here eight ways to get that balance under control. Pay a little extra…

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Jay Z and Eminem are reportedly suing The Weinstein Company for $800K between them. The rap legends have both claimed they are owed thousands for work they did on soundtracks for movies they worked on for the company, which dismissed co-owner Harvey Weinstein in October 2017, following a wave of accusations of sexual harassment made…

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Millennials are typically those who are born between 1982-2004 and are said to be the generation with the most consumer debt. Student loans and credit card balances lead the categories of debts owed. Ironically, many of these millennials have great jobs and own successful businesses but are having problems with their personal finances and paying…

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Apparently, there is a growing wave of support for musician Kanye West and his financial problems. Kanye recently revealed that he is $53 million in debt over his failed investments that included a clothing line. He even reached out to Facebook creator Mark Zuckerberg with a series of tweets asking for a loan of $1…

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College is a different world. In addition to getting a degree, it’s a place where life lessons are learned and preparation for the next chapter of our lives takes place. Some people will thrive and others may never graduate. Preparing for it is key. Check out eight tips to help you find success: 1.  Work…

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The days of debt collectors persistently calling your phone nagging about unpaid fees may be over. With landline phones being a thing of the past and social media and texting being the newest ways to communicate, debt collectors are using alternative means to contact you, your friends and your family, even if those means are…

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Debt is something many people face on a regular basis, but how a person deals with debt is important. Stress related illness such as anxiety and depression seem to go hand-in-hand and will make a bad problem worse and can have an impact on a person’s physical and mental health. Anxiety caused by heavy debt,…

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After millions and millions of records sold, both as a solo artist and as a member of The Fugees, it looks as if the well has ran completely dry for Wyclef Jean. According to reports, the Haitian born, New Jersey raised musician is up to his neck in debt and has no foreseeable way out.…

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Seems Hammer just can’t stay out of financial trouble. A while back the emcee was ordered to pay nearly $800,000 in back taxes stemming back from his 1996 and 1997 income taxes. According to court documents obtained by TMZ, Hammer, whose real name is Stanley Burrell, has failed to pay his debt to Uncle Sam…

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