Debt

It’s no secret that student loan debt is a huge issue in America in general, but of course, minorities bear the brunt of that burden.…

Someone in Minneapolis, Minn. was kind enough to start up a GoFundMe page to "be the Medici Family" for Kanye West.

Fathers in prison facing high debt over unpaid child support payments will have the opportunity to "press pause" with a new program.

50 Cent’s reasoning for his recent bankruptcy filing is another business move to keep his assets safe, E! News reports. The rapper and business mogul…

African-American students are paying a big price when it comes to achieving higher education; according to a new report, Blacks acquire the most student loan debt. The National…

Today on “NewsOne Now,”  Roland Martin got real about finances with “Washington Post” financial columnist, Michelle Singletary. They talked about economic slavery and freedom. “Debt makes…

The United States 112th Congress is back in session. Members in the Senate and House of Representatives will have to discuss the nation’s looming debt and how to fix it. Will both sides agree to allowing some of the Bush-era tax cuts to expire by the end of the year? Will entitlement programs be included in […]

  President Obama will meet with top business leaders on the avoidance of the so-called fiscal cliff. The president will hosts  two-dozen or more business, labor and civic at the White House today and Wednesday to talk about putting a halt to going over the fiscal cliff. The White House says the chief executives of major corporations including Ford, […]

If Whitney Houston’s heirs are counting on royalties from her record company Sony, they may soon feel like paupers. On Wednesday, music-industry blogger Wayne Rosso quoted a label executive “familiar with Sony’s accounting” who said the late singer’s estate probably won’t see any royalty checks from her record label “in our lifetime” — and maybe […]

Rapper MC Hammer doesn’t give in… not even to the US government. The rap superstar responded to a lawsuit filed against him by the IRS asking for $779,585 in back taxes by fighting back in federal court. Hammer filed a response to the suit claiming he already paid his debt, and is asking the court […]

President Barack Obama will hold a news conference at 11 a.m. on the nation’s debt. Congress wants to compromise to avoid a budget default, which means increasing the debt ceiling and keep spending low. Get the story from: www.msnbc.msn.com/id/43765362/ns/politics

Rumor has it that Nas is busy trying to get Kelis back while he sinks deeper into financial trouble.