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7 Steps To Boost Your Credit Score

By Marsha Barnes Marsha Barnes, The Finance Bar I can’t recall a single time in any of my finance dealings or client relations that the topic of credit reports hasn’t come up. How important is that magic number? EXTREMELY IMPORTANT. While this is another task to add to our personal finance plans, we cannot neglect to study it, research how we can make ours better, and understand the impact of the nuts and bolts within it.…

Top 20 Cities for Single Moms to Live

In celebration of Women’s History Month, WalletHub conducted a study to find the best and worst cities for single moms and their families to live. With single mother households making up a quarter of all U.S. household, the website looked at 150 of the largest cities across 17 key metrics.…

Where to go, What to Do – March 18 -20th

By Shawn Allison There’s a lot to do in the Queen City this weekend. Get out, enjoy the beautiful weather and explore. FRIDAY, March 18 Come out to Advent Coworking for the Best Minds CityJamCLT Conference.  The goal of this conference is to creatively search for solutions for problems that are prevalent in the Charlotte area. …

Meet Interior Designer Cheryl Luckett

Hi, I’m Cheryl, a registered dietitian by trade, working in the corporate diversity and inclusion space by day and moonlighting as a design student and interior decorator by night. For the past four years, I’ve helped my budget-conscious clientele create homes they’ve only dreamed of creating.…

Tips to Declutter Your Closet

By LaShanda Millner-Murphy Do you open your closet door every morning only ask the same question, “What am I going to wear today?” If your answer is to give little or no thought on how to change the outfit you wear regularly then your wardrobe ritual or lack of one occurs for one of two reasons: You have many optional pieces of clothing, but the pieces are not capable of being used in various ways; or The few pieces dangling on the hanger are not functioning together.…