Jul 26, 2019
According to Essence magazine, the average net worth of a Black women is $100!! Yes, I’m talking about right now. Stats like this hurt my heart. But the truth is the truth. We need to acknowledge it so we can do something about it. As Black women, we need more. Our families need more. And we deserve more. This week Part 2 of Women and Wealth, we talk about how to GET more. Because it’s time for us to get everything we deserve – for the effort we put forth… the education we’ve earned… and ultimately, for the value we create the workplace. Research shows a higher percentage of Black women are enrolled in college than any other group. But that isn’t translating into more money in our pockets. In terms of average income, we’re way down the list. Check out these tips on increasing your income.