BYOB · Podcast · SmallBusinesses

Small Business Sunday: Valley Ridge Partners

Testimonials for services and companies are the best way to gain insight. I personally have never worked with anyone in the small business lending space, but knowing entrepreneurs who have has been an incredible gateway to meeting brilliant people in finance. Jerel Harvey and Valley Ridge Partners are a wonderful resource for those seeking financing… Continue reading Small Business Sunday: Valley Ridge Partners

Investing For the Future · Wedding Series

Wedding Series: Living Like You’re Broke

In one of my previous post, I mentioned some tactics I’ve implemented in my life to pay for a wedding, pay down student loan debt and save/invest for the future. While the post was pretty straight forward, I have to admit taking these type of self-disciplinary actions has been difficult. You probably know by now, my… Continue reading Wedding Series: Living Like You’re Broke

BYOB · Podcast · SmallBusinesses

Small Business Sunday: Triple Whammy Sauces

Tailgating season is underway and what better way to have great tasting burgers and ribs fresh off the grill than with an incredible sauce. This is where Triple Whammy Sauces comes in for the win. Tyler Frazier began Triple Whammy Sauces back in 2011 while still in college. His creativity in the kitchen mixing sauces won… Continue reading Small Business Sunday: Triple Whammy Sauces

Budget Apps · Credit Cards · Dividends

The Biggest Personal Goal: Paying Off Debt

Debt is an issue that many of us face but often times unwilling to be open and honest about it, even with spouses/significant others. I currently have a huge debt in student loans that would make anyone feel like the mountain is too high. I also have a credit card that for the first time… Continue reading The Biggest Personal Goal: Paying Off Debt

BYOB · Podcast · SmallBusinesses

Small Business Sunday: Napier Designs

Let it be known that  Allante Whitmore is a phenomenal woman in every way. Her education and primary focus through both her undergraduate and masters degree programs was agricultural and bio-engineering. She is a lady of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority Incorporated with great enthusiasm for educating people about the opportunities bio-fuel will bring in the… Continue reading Small Business Sunday: Napier Designs

Fitness · Wedding Series

Wedding Series: Let’s Get Fit Pt. 2

I’m almost positive that if you were to see my dress hanging up on a rack, you would identify it as a dress I would wear. My personal tastes are all over this dress and it really fits me in every way…literally and figuratively. That’s why a diet to maintain my current weight, shape and… Continue reading Wedding Series: Let’s Get Fit Pt. 2

Investing For the Future · Podcast · Saving · SmallBusinesses

Open Conversations: #BlackFinancesMatter

The black community is rising. I feel it. I know more people are opening their eyes to the reality that their current situation CAN be and SHOULD be improved. Not only socially gain respect, but also start building wealth so this country has no choice but to listen. African American people hold a significant amount… Continue reading Open Conversations: #BlackFinancesMatter