Black entrepreneur to investors: 'Stop pretending like race isn't an issue'

By every measure, Matt Joseph's resume points to an incredible pedigree. He went to Princeton and earned his JD and MBA from UCLA.

Maryland taxpayers urged to E-File for quick refunds

With the tax-filing deadline a month away, Comptroller Peter Franchot encourages taxpayers who have yet to file to take advantage of all the conveniences of electronic filing.

Author/publicist Cherrie Woods shares 10 Key PR tips in new book

Self-published authors need the tools to compete in today's saturated book market and public relations expert Cherrie Woods’ eagerly anticipated debut book “Where Do I Start? 10 PR Questions and Answers to Guide Self-Published Authors” fills the expertise gap for ...

Last minute tax tips

Even though it's common knowledge that tax day is April 15 (April 18 for filing 2015 taxes in 2016), many people wait until the last minute to file their income taxes.

5 takeaways before the Fed's big day

Market mayhem. Negative interest rates. Growing jobs and wages.

Where is today's Madam C.J. Walker?

Women entrepreneurs have a powerful role model when they consider Madam C.J. Walker.

VIDEO: Big Sean invests in Detroit youth

For Grammy-nominated rapper Big Sean, Detroit is more than just an old-English "D" on his ball cap. It's the place where he makes his biggest investment.

Tips to save money on paying debt

Over extending oneself on high-interest rate revolving debt purchases is not uncommon. Indeed, U.S. households who use credit cards have an average of $15,799 in credit card debt, according to the non-profit Consolidated Credit Counseling.

Comptroller reminds taxpayers that filing deadline is April 18, 2016

With the tax-filing season in full swing, Comptroller Peter Franchot recently announced that his office has processed more than one million tax returns. The one-millionth return was submitted by a Prince George’s County tax filer.

Jay Z's Tidal streaming service sued by musician

Jay Z started streaming music service Tidal last year, claiming that it would benefit artists. Yet a recording artist is suing Tidal, which allegedly paid him less than he's owed.

Hyundai appoints Erwin Raphael to Lead Genesis USA

Hyundai Motor America President and Chief Executive Officer David L. Zuchowski announced this week that Erwin Raphael has been appointed as General Manager for Genesis Motors USA.

Advocates push to improve economic odds for Maryland women

Even though working women comprise 50 percent of Maryland’s workforce, data on income disparity shows that the typical man makes more than $58,000 a year, while women make $50,480.

What does it take to be a successful entrepreneur?

Time is one of those magical dimensions of the human experience. At certain instances it seems like there is not enough of it. And at others, it seems like the moment lasts forever.

Wells Fargo commissions original art depicting African American experience

Wells Fargo & Company recently commissioned Atlanta-based artist Keith Rosemond II to create six original illustrations depicting the African American experience.

Ken Banks appointed to Federal Reserve Board of Directors

The Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve appointed Ken Banks, Founder and CEO of Banks Contracting Company Inc., to the Federal Reserve Bank of Richmond Board of Directors. Banks’ three-year term as a Board of Director for the Baltimore ...