Fake Landlord And Former City Council Candidate Scam Harlem Renters

make-money-2A Manhattan woman has been charged with grand larceny and tax fraud in what appears to be an audacious scheme: Prosecutors say she sold a Harlem brownstone, but when the owner defaulted on the mortgage, she swooped in and started collecting rent from the tenants. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Access To Credit & Capital For Minority & Women Owned Business Enterprises Town Hall Forum

The Small Business Expo For Free In NYC1Hosted by The Black Institute with The Black Latino and Asian Caucus

Town Hall Forum to discuss access to credit and capital for minority and women owned business enterprises. Continue Reading →

Best 5 “Luke Cage” Marvel Comic Collectibles


Luke Cage, also known as “take no prisoners” Power Man, was born 1972, in Harlem. He is a fictional superhero that appears in comic books published by Marvel Comics. Continue Reading →

The 5 Best Barber Shops In Harlem

levels-barber-shop1What topped our best Barber Shops list in Harlem? Well, as usual our team of Barber Shop lovers across our platforms let us know their best places for a great trim. Hit the flip to see who made the cut. Continue Reading →

HW Pick: Join The Jussie Smollett Conversation At AOL Build Live

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Jamal Lyon is visiting BUILD to catch us up on all things “Empire.” Jussie Smollett plays  Lyon, the singer-songwriter who is often seen battling with his father Lucious Lyon (Terrence Howard) over the family’s hip-hop music and entertainment company. Continue Reading →

RiteCheck Launches “Fin-Tech” Pilot Initiative in Harlem

ritecheck-launches-fin-tech-pilot-initiative-in-harlemRiteCheck, a leading provider of transaction-based financial services in Harlem and The Bronx, opened its first “fin-tech” store under the company’s newly launched Financial Service Center Modernization & Digitalization Program.  Continue Reading →

No Expense Personal Finance Seminar And Dinner In Harlem

harlem-biz-workshopDo you need help balancing your budget or decreasing your debt? Sign up for FREE personal finance seminars designed to help families, young adults, new grads, retirees and prospective retirees, and those who may be struggling with debt or simply seeking to improve their money management skills. Continue Reading →

How To Watch The Market In Uncertain Election Times

donald-hillaryWith the presidential election dominating the news cycles, many investors may be keeping an eye on the stock market as well as the voting booth as they wonder what impact the election of Hillary Clinton or Donald Trump could have on their portfolios. Continue Reading →

RiteCheck To Open Its First “Fin-Tech” Center In Harlem

rite_check_-in-harlem-ny1This is certainly not the “check cashing place” that our grandparents used to visit.  RiteCheck, a network of transaction-based financial service centers in under-banked and underserved areas in Harlem and The Bronx. Continue Reading →

Man Making Transaction At Dunbar Bank, Harlem NY 1928

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Opened on September 17, 1928 in the Paul Laurence Dunbar apartments (named after the poet Paul Laurence Dunbar), the Dunbar National Bank was the first bank in Harlem to be managed and staffed by African-Americans.
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