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The Coronavirus Pandemic Has Widened The Wealth Gap and Increased Income Inequality

New data from the Federal Reserve show the coronavirus pandemic has helped widen the wealth gap and increase income inequality in the United States. The coronavirus has exposed stark differences in jobs, education, and income in the U.S. Non-essential workers are paid more, have better educations, and typically work from home. Essential workers, however, are…

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A Simple Way to Increase Your Income and Build Wealth in the Stock Market

Many high-achieving professionals and entrepreneurs accumulate over $1 million in lifetime  earnings before they reach 40. Unfortunately, those earnings do not automatically translate into a higher net worth within the African American community. According to “The Road to Zero Wealth“ report published by Prosperity Now and the Institute for Policy Studies, the median wealth of…

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