Brooklyn Nets Co-Owner Announces Initiative to Invest in BIPOC Startups

Recent controversies have enveloped the Brooklyn Nets amid the firing of their head coach, Steve Nash, and the suspension of one of its star players, Kyrie Irving.  The NBA team took time from the chaos to announce that they have launched an initiative to help boost Black-owned businesses. According to The Associated Press, the Brooklyn… Continue reading Brooklyn Nets Co-Owner Announces Initiative to Invest in BIPOC Startups

LeBron James Will Be Highest Paid Player In NBA History With Latest Contract Extension

LeBron James Will Be Highest Paid Player In NBA History With Latest Contract Extension The debate about the greatest basketball player of all time will be an ongoing one based on preferences set by whoever is discussing the criteria. One thing is certain, Los Angeles Lakers forward, LeBron James, who will always be in that… Continue reading LeBron James Will Be Highest Paid Player In NBA History With Latest Contract Extension

The Roots’ Black Thought Joins Venture Capital Firm Impellent Ventures To Help Fund and Assist Black Entrepreneurs

The Roots‘ lead lyricist and entrepreneur Tariq Trotter, better known as “Black Thought” has joined a venture capital firm as a general partner. Impellent Ventures, which is an equity-centric venture fund that is run by founder David Brown and Philip Beauregard, has chosen artist, actor, writer, producer, creator, and co-founder of GRAMMY® Award-winning hip-hop band… Continue reading The Roots’ Black Thought Joins Venture Capital Firm Impellent Ventures To Help Fund and Assist Black Entrepreneurs

BET Network’s Kimberly Evans Paige Discusses Importance of Financial Acumen in Backing NKSFB Sports Wealth Summit

BET Network’s Kimberly Evans Paige Discusses Importance of Financial Acumen in Backing NKSFB Sports Wealth Summit Last summer’s inaugural NKSFB Sports Wealth Summit, which took place in Aspen, Colorado was so successful that the second iteration is taking place this week (Feb. 23- Feb. 25) in Miami, Florida. Kimberly Evans Paige, EVP & Chief Marketing… Continue reading BET Network’s Kimberly Evans Paige Discusses Importance of Financial Acumen in Backing NKSFB Sports Wealth Summit

Akon Releases His Own AKOIN Crypto Card

Akon Releases His Own AKOIN Crypto Card R & B singer and crypto entrepreneur Akon has officially released his very own crypto card. The African entertainer took to Instagram to share the news with his 7.6 million followers. “It’s Done. The official AKOIN Card!!! Which allows you to now spend your AKOIN (AKN) were ever… Continue reading Akon Releases His Own AKOIN Crypto Card

Kevin Durant Stands to Greatly Benefit from Investment In Merger Between SeatGeek and RedBall

Kevin Durant Stands to Greatly Benefit from Investment In Merger Between SeatGeek and RedBall As the NBA season is starting up and Brooklyn Nets basketball player Kevin Durant begins his quest for another NBA title, his quest to stay championship-ready in business is becoming more steady. According to Front Office Sports, Durant is involved in… Continue reading Kevin Durant Stands to Greatly Benefit from Investment In Merger Between SeatGeek and RedBall

Alturrick Kenney Discusses the Importance of Black Families Obtaining a Will

Alturrick Kenney Discusses the Importance of Black Families Obtaining a Will The legal ramifications of not having a will affect so many people of color that there has been recent outreach to try to educate people on obtaining a will so family members will be properly taken care of, in terms of assets. Part of… Continue reading Alturrick Kenney Discusses the Importance of Black Families Obtaining a Will

Russell Simmons Launches NFT Collection ‘Masterminds of Hip Hop’ to Recognize and Help Pioneers of Hip-Hop Capitalize For Their Contributions

Russell Simmons Launches NFT Collection ‘Masterminds of Hip Hop’ to Recognize and Help Pioneers of Hip-Hop Capitalize For Their Contributions The artists at the forefront of the Hip-Hop movement when it was still considered a “fad” haven’t benefitted from the spoils of the multi-billion dollar industry that today’s artists are capitalizing on. Well, one of… Continue reading Russell Simmons Launches NFT Collection ‘Masterminds of Hip Hop’ to Recognize and Help Pioneers of Hip-Hop Capitalize For Their Contributions

The Inaugural NKSFB Sports Wealth Summit Educates and Inspires Athletes About Their Finances

It’s been stated that most professional athletes end up financially unstable within 5 years after their sporting careers are over (No doubt excluding the superstars that may move into other careers due to their popularity and making several hundred million over the course of their careers). In an effort to better educate athletes who may… Continue reading The Inaugural NKSFB Sports Wealth Summit Educates and Inspires Athletes About Their Finances

Master P’s College-Bound Son, Hercy Miller, Signs Groundbreaking $2 Million Brand Ambassador Deal After NCAA Rule Change

Master P’s College-Bound Son, Hercy Miller, Signs Groundbreaking $2 Million Brand Ambassador Deal After NCAA Rule Change Well, he DID tell us previously that he had negotiated a product deal that could make his son a multi-million dollar college athlete. Now there is “No Limit” to what his son can accomplish! Reports have been circulating… Continue reading Master P’s College-Bound Son, Hercy Miller, Signs Groundbreaking $2 Million Brand Ambassador Deal After NCAA Rule Change

Megan Thee Stallion Connects With CashApp to Educate Fans on the Benefits of Investing in Stocks

Megan Thee Stallion Connects With CashApp to Educate Fans on the Benefits of Investing in Stocks Megan Jovon Ruth Pete, the hip-hop artist known as Megan Thee Stallion may get shade and/or complaints whenever she does a sexually provocative performance, but, no doubt, her philanthropic ways should gain her more attention! Last month, the Grammy… Continue reading Megan Thee Stallion Connects With CashApp to Educate Fans on the Benefits of Investing in Stocks

Blavity Joins The Black Effect Podcast Network To Distribute AfroTech Podcast, ‘Black Tech Green Money with Will Lucas’

Blavity Joins The Black Effect Podcast Network To Distribute AfroTech Podcast, ‘Black Tech Green Money with Will Lucas’ Blavity Inc., the diversified digital media company behind AfroTech, 21Ninety, Travel Noire, Shadow and Act, and Blavity News, has partnered with Charlamagne Tha God’s and iHeartMedia’s The Black Effect Podcast Network to distribute its must-listen podcast for… Continue reading Blavity Joins The Black Effect Podcast Network To Distribute AfroTech Podcast, ‘Black Tech Green Money with Will Lucas’

David Mullings is on a Quest to Show Investors That Money Can Be Made in the Caribbean Market

David Mullings is on a Quest to Show Investors That Money Can Be Made in the Caribbean Market There are very few investment firms that are minority-owned yet they continue to build a portfolio of quality public and private companies. Blue Mahoe Capital is a black-owned investment firm that is owned by David P. A.… Continue reading David Mullings is on a Quest to Show Investors That Money Can Be Made in the Caribbean Market

Black-Owned Bank to Raise $10 Billion for Tech in Underserved Communities

Black-Owned Bank to Raise $10 Billion for Tech in Underserved Communities Executives at Ingenious Financial have announced plans to raise $10 billion in capital to invest in unbanked and underserved communities. Darnell Parker, founder of Ingenious Financial, and Derek Taylor, Chief Operating Officer, say the $10 billion will fund the capital disbursement towards the following… Continue reading Black-Owned Bank to Raise $10 Billion for Tech in Underserved Communities

Hill Harper Introduces Black-owned DigitalWallet The Black Wall Street

Actor and best-selling author, Hill Harper has announced the launch of North America’s first Black-owned digital wallet, The Black Wall Street. Harper’s announcement of The Black Wall Street (TBWS) is the first major step in trying to close the racial wealth gap that is in the United States. This is the first Black-owned digital wallet… Continue reading Hill Harper Introduces Black-owned DigitalWallet The Black Wall Street