Irvin Ashford, Jr. Named Comerica’s National Director of Financial Literacy

DALLAS/July 27, 2016 – Comerica Senior Vice President Irvin Ashford, Jr. has been named National Director of Financial Literacy. In addition to his new...

Increase Access to Banking Services & Small Business Capital

AUSTIN - State Representative Eric Johnson (D-Dallas) filed three more bills as part of his “Opportunity Agenda.” The bills would address two longstanding issues...

Something Special Styling Salon

By Darwin Campbell, African-American News&Issues “If Your Hair Isn’t Becoming to You, You Should be Coming to Me” Irving - She is known lovingly as Melva Williams...

Stop Buying Their Shit…!

“Jim Crow” was a bad mother “shutcho mouth” back in the 1940s, 50s, and 60s.  That whole institution of racism, intimidation, and often death...

5 reasons to become a franchise owner

Ever wonder what life would be like owning your own business? I use to. For the past 21 years, I’ve dedicated myself to entrepreneurship,...

TIME TO DO SOMETHING!!!

28th Annual Banquet Spurs Community Action Through Self-less Service and Giving Back I woke up this morning Saw a world full of trouble now, thought ...

The Property Tax Calendar

By: Roland Atlinger Since we are coming up on the beginning of a new year, I thought this would be a good time to discuss...

4 Ways to Reduce Youth Unemployment

Crossposted from the U.S. Chamber Foundation's Center for Education and Workforce blog. Even though the number of young people with a postsecondary credential or college...

Women in the American Workforce

by Honorable Eddie Bernice Johnson, TX 30th District We are in new and exciting times for the progress of women in our society.  Women sit...

“Making A Reality Surface”

At 25, Mark Allen Reed Jr., is a teacher, mentor, entrepreneur, and a published author. Even though he was born in Houston, he spent...