Business

Last week news broke that Kanye West severed ties with Gap terminating the contract between The Gap and Yeezy. Now according to BlackNews.com less than 48 hours since that announcement, rumors began to swirl about the mega mogul reportedly reaching out to smaller, black-owned footwear companies for potential partnerships to...
Keke Palmer
Keke Palmer is an actress with a stellar resume: She is the youngest talk show host in history She is the first Black woman in Nickelodeon to star in her show She is the first and youngest Black Cinderella to take the stage on Broadway And now, she is a...
Serena Ventures
Serena Williams isn’t just one of the greatest tennis players; she is also a great investor. She owns a venture firm, Serena Ventures, which invests in promising enterprises. And the firm’s latest investment is Wondermind. What Is Wondermind? Wondermind is the brainchild of Selena Gomez. Its primary focus is on mental fitness by promoting...
Coco Gauff
New tennis legend Coco Gauff isn’t just making waves on the tennis court. She has just landed a money-making deal with her signature set of sneakers.  New Balance Coco G1 Her signature tennis shoe is “New Balance Coco G1,” a partnership with New Balance.  The 18-year-old is only the second tennis star to...
Tabitha Brown
Going viral isn't impossible, and many people can do that quickly. But building a business empire purely from that? That's rare. And this is precisely what Tabitha Brown did. Going Viral Even though Brown is famous on Tik Tok with over 4.9 million followers and 88 million likes, this isn't the platform that rocketed...
oh ooh, not credit Karma doing the most with people's credit and livelihoods!?? Most of us know and love Credit Karma because the app keeps us on track even if it's for quick snapshots of our finances. Now the company is facing a lawsuit. According to NPR The Federal Trade Commission...
Kim Kardashian Launched a private Equity firm SKKY with ex-Carlyle executive Jay Sammons. According to the NY Post the fund will focus on investments across various industries, including consumer products, e-commerce, media, and entertainment. The launch occurred after Sammons approached Kardashian and her mother, Kris Jenner, this year with the...
Beyonce
Beyoncé is a musical legend with countless hit songs and a global following. She recently released her latest album, the upbeat Renaissance. And it's already a critical and commercial hit: It has more than 43 million Spotify streams It's the year's biggest album from a woman It's 2022's second-biggest album It's...
(Reuters) - Bed Bath & Beyond Inc's chief financial officer fell to his death from New York's Tribeca skyscraper known as the "Jenga" tower on Friday afternoon, police said, just days after a lawsuit alleged he was involved in a "pump and dump" scheme. Gustavo Arnal, 52, joined Bed Bath...
Janay White
There's going from rags to riches, and then there's this.  Janay White used to be homeless.  But now, she is the CEO of 8 companies.  Janay White's Important First Step The mom of two was born with the opposite of a silver spoon.  When she turned 18, White received a $500 loan from Vystar...
A Twitter user sparked a huge debate about the value of empowerment brunches and the conversation had us intrigued. User "Big XO" on Twitter said: I’m not paying $175 for a women empowerment brunch so you can tell me to believe in myself .. I’m not paying $175 for a women empowerment...
Being a real-deal foodie is one of the best simple pleasures of life. Going from restaurant to restaurant, snack to snack, finding what's good and what's downright delicious—I mean, what's not to love about it all? After all, it is food!  And in case you didn't know, there are tons...
No matter what stage of life you're in, summer is always the season of fun. Even if it's in small doses. However, one thing is certain: little moments of joy can turn into big bills.  Now this is not to say that we're all out here racking up $20k worth...
Young Black Inventor
It seems that a new young Black inventor pops up each day, and we are 100% behind that! Aaliyah is a 13-year-old girl who has just created a product that fills her own needs—which the market somehow hasn't provided until now. A Necessary Idea Aaliyah came up with Awesomeliyou from her need...
Being a small business owner is a great accomplishment in itself, but being a black business owner is incredible. Yes, all businesses—no matter the size or field—come with their own set of responsibilities and difficulties. However, it would be naive of us to deny that black owners, as well as other...