• The Best Dressed Black Creatives On Instagram This Week

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    By Nandi Howard and Danielle Wright · April 9, 2021April 9, 2021 This week brought the heat, literally. Spring is here and so are the fluctuating cold morning and hot afternoon temperatures that this season brings. For modest dressers, this time of year can be a little complicated when finding something to wear but for fashionistas this is the perfect weather for layering light and transitional pieces that can be worn throughout the year. On Instagram this week we caught creatives easing their way back into normalcy now that COVID-19 has become more manageable and a
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  • Five Beauty Trends We're Lovin' Right Now

    Five Beauty Trends We're Lovin' Right Now

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    Novi Brown | Photo credit: Malcolm Cook via Getty Images By Bridgette Bartlett Royall · April 9, 2021April 9, 2021 Nothing gets you out of a cold weather funk like warmer temps, longer days, more sunlight and the refreshing sense of renewal that only spring can bring. This year we're even more excited about the season as COVID-19 restrictions are slowly lifted and a return to normalcy is on the horizon. As we update our spring wardrobes, we are also updating our beauty looks. At the 52nd Annual NAACP Image Awards, Tyler Perry's Sistas star
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  • 9 Black Financial Educators You Should Be Following on Instagram

    9 Black Financial Educators You Should Be Following on Instagram

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    By Bridgette Bartlett Royall · April 9, 2021April 9, 2021 Gone are the days when financial advisors were confined to older White men who rarely if ever understood the nuances between Black folks and our relationships with money. Thanks to social media, a much broader range of experts in this space abounds - and we can easily access their advice from the convenience of our cellular phones. Dialogue around personal finance from breaking into the stock market, saving for retirement and salary negotiations is no longer taboo. But who are the trusted pros leading these necessary conversations...
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