Are you up to this #money challenge?!!
Sep09

Are you up to this #money challenge?!!

“If you cannot save money, the seeds of greatness are not in you.” – W. Clement Stone   Bottom line is that if you are reading this, I want you to start walking in a new level of financial freedom.  Period.   I want you to be stable.  I want you to prosper.  I want life to open up for you in ways it may never have before (or in a long time).  One things that pains me is seeing so many struggle financially living...

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Is Being Single Making You Poor?
Aug25

Is Being Single Making You Poor?

Right now in America: 59% of Asian men are married. 54% of White men are married. 45% of Hispanic men are married. 36% of Black men are married. These statistics are hot off the presses and from the wonderful researchers at Freakonomics.  Let’s now place them next to another report I first wrote about in my blog “6 Ways to Make Sure You NEVER Get Rich.”  This table refers to something called the Racial Wealth Gap...

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6 Ways to Make Sure You NEVER Get Rich
May14

6 Ways to Make Sure You NEVER Get Rich

Originally written for BrothaOnline.com… check out other Money & Finance articles written by Mark Anthony McCray for BrothaOnline.com here. I can’t think of much that galls me more than conspicuous consumption. This is mostly because most conspicuous consumers can’t afford to conspicuously consume. They are the ones who need to be living BENEATH their means for a season or two and – if they did so –...

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Live Blogging from the Financial Empowerment Workshop

What an interesting group! The organizers, Althea Morris and Debra Bann, have done a stupendous job putting this event together. I am one of five speakers and I will be sharing in a few minutes….I am talking about “7 Steps to Financial Turn-around” and so I will blog again later to wrap up my thoughts for the day. …my speech went great! John Cruise is talking now!  He is talking about no longer making...

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