People of all races, we must change the narratives surrounding non-whites in America. All blacks are not here to either rob or entertain you. All Jewish people aren't here to be your lawyers or manage your money. All Latinos aren't here illegally and looking for migrant work. All Middle Easterners aren't looking for an opportunity to commit acts of violence. This is the point in history where we have the most access to the most information but we are regressing as a society.
How often do you hear stories of black kids robbing stores? Or getting into trouble at school? Or participating in gang violence? For me, it's too often, especially when there are more instances of black kids succeeding and working hard and dreaming the impossible. This weekend, I got to see the often overlooked personified by … Continue reading In The Mix
Generally, my #FinancialFriday posts are related to what we can do as young professionals to better ourselves financially. But this time, I want to focus on how we can help the next generation not make the mistakes some of us made. Too many people are living paycheck to paycheck and depressed because of poor decisions … Continue reading Financial Education: Time for Reform