10 banned books by Black Women

by Aziah Siid, Word in Black Your favorite Black woman author? Chances are their work has been banned or challenged in a school district or library in the United States.  According to data compiled by the American Library Association, there were 781 “attempts to ban or restrict library resources between Jan. 1 – Oct. 31


Buying Gold: What You Should Know Before You Invest

Finances FYI | Presented by JPMorgan Chase Photo: inkdrop via 123RF From an investing or savings perspective, gold has historically been a good safety net option for preserving or passing on wealth. This precious metal is considered a stable investment with a wide range of benefits, such as liquidity, safety, and portability. However, gold lacks income