Moguldom

US Mortgage Rates Hit 7%: Understanding Adjustable Rate Mortgages And The Impact On Black America

Home prices are moving down, but not as fast as interest rates are moving up. As the Federal Reserve aggressively raises the federal funds rate to try and slow inflation, the average 30-year mortgage rate ...

Added September 30, 2022

Why Black Americans Are Moving to Charlotte, North Carolina: 7 Things to Know

For the last few years, the reverse migration has been in full swing, with Black Americans leaving major cities in the North to move Down South, to cities like Charlotte. During the Great Migration more ...

Added September 30, 2022

Inside Derrick Hayes And Pinky Cole’s Goal To Sign Up 25,000 Black Men For Life Insurance, Pay 1st Year Of Coverage

Entrepreneurial power couple Pinky Cole and Derrick Hayes of Slutty Vegan and Big Dave’s Cheesesteaks fame are not strangers to using their creative and financial prowess to give back to the community ...

Added September 30, 2022

Remembering Bev Smith’s All-Star Panel On The Murder Of Malcolm X

There have always been questions about the murder of former Nation of Islam minister Malcolm X. On February 21, 1965, Malcolm X was shot to death at the Audubon Ballroom in Harlem, where he was to give ...

Added September 30, 2022

Special Report: Black Mental Health Resources In Atlanta, Houston, Dallas, Chicago, And Los Angeles

Although African Americans are 20 percent more likely to experience serious mental health issues due to various factors, they are also less open to seeking professional help. Just one in three Black people ...

Added September 30, 2022

Opinion: Brett Favre Is The New Head Of The Welfare Fraud Monarchy

In 1976 while running for president, Ronald Reagan told the story of Linda Taylor, “a woman from Chicago,” who wore fur coats while driving a Cadillac. She had 80 names, 30 addresses and 15 phone numbers ...

Added September 30, 2022

Political Scientist Dr. Jason Johnson: What Has The Democratic Party Done For Black Men But Blame Us?

MSNBC political contributor Dr. Jason Johnson is tired of the Democratic party blaming Black men for losses. And he claimed he can see a “blame game” being set up against Black voters, especially Black ...

Added September 30, 2022

Coolio Of ‘Gangsta’s Paradise’ Hit Passes Away At 59

The hip-hop world was shocked by the death of California artist Coolio. The “Gangsta Paradise” singer died on Sept. 28 at the age of 59. Coolio, whose real name is Artis Leon Ivey Jr., was one of hip-hop ...

Added September 29, 2022

Daryl Fairweather: Why Black America Should Be Paying Attention To This Economist On Housing And Economy

Black Americans interested in housing and the economy may want to become familiar with the name Daryl Fairweather. The chief economist at Redfin, Fairweather is a knowledgeable behavioral economist who ...

Added September 29, 2022

Term vs. Whole Life Insurance: Is Whole Life The Right Vehicle To Build Wealth?

Life insurance is not just to insure your life and to pass on funds to your heirs. Life insurance can be used as a tool to build wealth. In fact, many of the rich and famous use the technique of borrowing ...

Added September 29, 2022

Crypto Investors Lost Big In The Crash, Now IRS Is Demanding More Records To Track Down Hidden Profits

While investors scramble to recover funds lost in the 2022 crypto market crash, the Internal Revenue Service is boosting efforts to raise more revenue from crypto owners and targeting U.S. taxpayers who ...

Added September 29, 2022

International Thriller in Real Life: Interpol Puts Out Red Notice Hunt For Famous Luna Crypto Founder Do Kwon

Sometimes truth is just as strange as fiction and crime dramas play out in real life. Interpol issued a red notice for Do Kwon, the founder of Terraform Labs, which created the Luna and TerraUSD cryptocurrencies ...

Added September 29, 2022

James West: 13 Things To Know About The Black Man With 250 Patents Who Invented The Modern Microphone

Many everyday products that Americans use were invented by Black people, even though this info is not widely shared. One such product is the modern microphone. A Black man named James West holds 250 patents ...

Added September 29, 2022

Former UCLA Basketball Star Jalen Hill Passes Away At 22: Went Missing In Costa Costa Rica, Previously Battled Depression

Many across the country were heartbroken to find out former UCLA standout basketball player Jalen Hill died at age 22. Hill’s father, George Hill, announced the news of his son’s passing in an Instagram ...

Added September 29, 2022

US Government: We Warned Russia Privately There Will Be Catastrophic Consequences If They Use Nukes

Behind closed doors, the U.S. government apparently warned Russian President Vladimir Putin against the use of nuclear weapons. Now, President Joe Biden’s administration is sending the message through ...

Added September 29, 2022

Boston Celtics Coach, Partner Of Nia Long, Suspended Over Affair With Woman

Boston Celtics basketball coach Ime Udoka’s alleged affair with a Celtics staff member has left him suspended for for the 2022-23 season, effective immediately. To complicate matters, the scandal is high ...

Added September 28, 2022

Morgan Stanley: Something Is Going To ‘Break’ If The US Dollar Keeps Surging

The U.S. dollar, favored as a safe place to store reserves in times of trouble, has risen to its strongest value in 20 years against other currencies and is expected to strengthen further, but that strength ...

Added September 28, 2022

New Trend: Couples Ask Wedding Guests For Down Payment on Mortgage

With inflation on the rise and housing prices out of reach for many working Americans, some couples are opting for cash assistance with a housing down payment instead of tangible wedding gifts. Alexa Feneque ...

Added September 28, 2022

James West: 13 Things To Know About The Black Man With 250 Patents Who Invented The Microphone

Many everyday products that Americans use were invented by Black people, even though this info is not widely shared. One such product is the microphone. A Black man named James E. Westhold had 250 patents ...

Added September 28, 2022

CEO Of Largest US Bank: Crypto Tokens Like Bitcoin Are Decentralized Ponzi Schemes

Jamie Dimon, the CEO of JPMorgan Chase & Co., keeps badmouthing crypto, then apologizing, then disparaging it again, most recently while giving testimony before Congress. “I’m a major skeptic on crypto ...

Added September 28, 2022

The Hells of North America: STDs Are ‘Out of Control’, 26% Spike In Syphilis, Experts Say

Sexually transmitted diseases are on a significant rise in the U.S., including a 26 percent increase in new syphilis cases, according to new data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC ...

Added September 28, 2022

Lawsuit Alleges Zillow Wiretaps Website Visits, Records User Activity

A new class action lawsuit accuses Zillow of using tech that is the equivalent of wiretapping the activity of users who visit the company’s website. The class action complaint was filed in a federal court ...

Added September 28, 2022

Florida Teacher Asked Student About Not Standing For Pledge: What, Are You from Mexico Or Guatemala?

A high school teacher for the Manatee County School District in Florida has been removed from his classroom after a TikTok video emerged of him yelling at a student for not standing for the Pledge of Allegiance ...

Added September 28, 2022

U.S. Government, DOJ Undercounted Almost 1,000 Deaths in Prison Last Year

A bipartisan Senate investigation has revealed the U.S. Department of Justice undercounted almost 1,000 deaths of people in prison or jail. The information was revealed by a 25-page report titled “Uncounted ...

Added September 27, 2022

Somalian Author Who Went Back Home: I Was Brainwashed Into Thinking America Was Heaven And To Avoid Black Americans

When Boyah J. Farah arrived in the U.S. as an immigrant from Somalia he has all kinds of fairy tale visions of America and high hopes. It didn’t take long for the Hollywood version of America to become ...

Added September 27, 2022