Category: Financial Literacy

The Guap Foundation Helping Black Communities Build Long-Term Economic Wealth Through Financial Literacy and Cryptocurrency

As part of major economic initiative, the Guap Foundation, an Atlanta-based nonprofit organization, launched its website as a platform to build a strong foundation for long-term economic wealth in underserved Black and Brown communities. Tavonia Evans created GUAP Coin, a cryptocurrency created to amplify the economic voice of the...

4 Financial Lessons We Can Learn From Kendrick Lamar

We can learn a lot about personal finances from Kendrick Lamar. The Pulitzer Prize winner rhymes about the good and the bad effects of money in songs like “Vanity Slaves,” “How Much a Dollar Cost,” “Money Trees,” and “My Name Is.” K-Dot, however, understands the power of a dollar...

Katina Washington, Founder of S.H.E. Marketplace Partners With Huntington Bank To Bridge The Gap Between The Black Community and Financial Institutions

Black business owners in Indianapolis were less likely to receive government support than white-owned businesses before the pandemic. It’s only gotten worse since COVID-19. In 2019, the City of Indianapolis Disparity Study, conducted by Colorado-based BBC Research and Consulting, found large disparities between city assistance for minority-owned businesses compared...