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Black Women’s Expo comes to Chicago March 28-30

The 20th Anniversary Black Women’s Expo is in Chicago. The McCormick Place will hold the event from March 28-30, 2014. The Black Women’s Expo has become an event that is enjoyed by many in each generation. Be sure to stay tune to our blog as we will cover the Black Women’s Expo live while giving you a keen perspective.

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Why can’t I support my sisters?

Typically, we write blogs about personal finance and money management. As the Chief Financial Blogger, I want to share what’s on my heart with the rest of you. I’m inspired by recent events to further promote sisterhood, empowerment & support among women.

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Dots retail clothing store is closing

Dots, the women’s fashion retailer, is selling off all of its clothing, furniture and fixtures as it liquidates about 360 stores nationwide. In addition to the headquarters that’s based in Glenwillow, OH., more than 3,000 workers will be unemployed.

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Chicago credit rating takes a dive

Chicago’s financial standing took a hit Tuesday when a major bond rating agency once again downgraded the city’s credit worthiness because of a huge government worker pension shortfall and the overall amount of money it owes.