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21 Savage is doing his part to uplift and empower the next generation. The Grammy Award-winning rapper announced the launch of his new Bank Account At Home program initiative through his foundation, Leading by Example, on Wednesday, July 1, 2020. The program is a collaborative partnership between the mobile banking service Chime, the education technology…

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Rolling out sat down with Jatali Bellanton, mother and finance professional, to talk about her mission, vision and values. Please inform our readers a little bit about yourself and how you ended up in a career in finance. I worked professionally in finance for 13 and a half years in investment banking and forensic accounting…

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John Hope Bryant is an African American entrepreneur and philanthropist who is driven to create financial inclusion and equal opportunity through his nonprofit Operation HOPE. Every year, he hosts the Hope Global Forums, and this year the event was held May 29-31, 2019, at the Hyatt Regency in Atlanta. Speakers including former Atlanta mayor and U.N. ambassador Andrew Young, rapper T.I., and the…

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Hope Global Forums 2017 once again saw thousands come to Atlanta from across the globe bringing actionable plans on tackling global and local issues of financial dignity. John Hope Bryant, the founder of Operation Hope, has been successful in bringing together need, money and technology to search for solutions. The event was held at the…

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Photo Credit: Richard Pack for Steed Media The Rainbow PUSH Coalition in conjunction with Chevrolet have set their sights on helping more families find new roads and accelerate their paths towards financial success. The PUSH Money Matters financial workshop series launched this year in Chicago at the Rainbow Push Headquarters.  Speakers including Helen Crawley-Austin, Kevin Ross, Gail…

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Comerica Bank was honored on April 6, 2016, at the second annual Innovation in Financial Education Awards presented by Nasdaq and EverFi. The award recognizes Comerica’s significant efforts to improve the financial capability of Americans through unique digital learning initiatives. Thirty-five institutions were honored with this distinction at a ceremony at Nasdaq Marketsite in New York…

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  A few years ago I participated in a fitness program that helped me lose 30 pounds. For the record I gained it all back, an explanation for that is for a different post. Recently I completed a Ten Day Celebrity cleanse and lost 10 pounds. That’s pretty awesome right? I think it is and…

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Harlem Arts Alliance Presents: On the “A” w/Souleo   Hip-hop great, Rah Digga will share her life lessons in the second installment of the New York Public Library’s free financial literacy series, Fame and Fortune on June 4 at the Mott Haven Library. The former First Lady of Busta Rhymes’ Flipmode Squad has successfully avoided…

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Entrepreneur and CEO of the Guess Group, Jené Guess-Cash, has one more achievement to her credit — she is also an executive board member and Program Committee co-chair for the Houston National Black MBA Association. Guess-Cash is charged with identifying and developing ideas for general body meetings and topics for Houston’s own special brand of NBMBAA meetings,…

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April is National Financial Literacy Month, with April 12, designated as Teach Children to Save Day. One major bank made sure that kids from all demographics had an opportunity to participate. Representatives from Wells Fargo visited classrooms nationwide to share the importance of saving money. The financial giant is so committed to this effort that…

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