- Created on Tuesday, 18 December 2012 12:46
1. "Tuskegee Love Letters"
by Kim Russell
2. "Iconic: Decoding Images of the Revolutionary Black Woman"
by Lakesia D. Johnson
3. "Help Me to Find My People: The African-American Search for Family Lost in Slavery"
by Heather Andrea Williams
- Created on Tuesday, 18 December 2012 12:15
As the holidays and 2012 come to a close, here are a few events to round out the rest of your year.
- Created on Thursday, 13 December 2012 15:26
Do your days sometime feel like a blur?
Are you just racing against the clock to keep up with all the daily chores or projects before you each day: taking and picking up the kids before and after school, grocery shopping, answering emails and postal mail, paying those dreaded bills, and meeting all those deadline at work and at home as placed before you each day?
- Created on Thursday, 13 December 2012 12:28
In the local market, various diversity certifications are offered by several entities, including The Mid-South Minority Business Council Continuum, where Erica Powell is director of Member Registration.
Carlee McCullough, Esq.: Mrs. Powell thanks for taking the time to share your experiences and knowledge with us. Tell us a little bit about yourself and how you became interested in expanding and promoting economic opportunities for minorities and women in business?
- Created on Thursday, 13 December 2012 12:17
The Federal Deposit Insurance Corporation (FDIC) recently closed nine banks in one day. The closings boosted the number of failed U.S. banks this year to 115. Given that, and the recent turmoil at CIT Group, you might be worried about the safety of your money in financial services and investment companies.
What advice do financial planners have for Americans who are worried about the money they have in banks and brokerage accounts? Here's what FPA member Sam Hull, CFP®, CPCC, a partner with Whitewater Transitions, had to say: