Making Riches Count: How to Leave a Legacy
May 30, 2018
The month of May starts the graduation season and for many students, graduating college is an enormous feat that starts the beginning of their legacy. But after you are now free to do as you wish, how do you continue...
Money Mondays Ep59 – Changing the Game: The New Rules of Credit
June 5, 2017
Does your credit score need a boost? Well your prayers may have been answered! On this episode of Money Mondays with Ash Cash, Ash gives you the new rules of credit and how your score can be affected after July...
Getting Your (Business) Feet Wet: How to Jump-start Your Side-hustle!
May 9, 2017
As you go through life, part of your journey should be striving to be better than you were yesterday. That’s why we encourage you to be the best you yet! The goal should be to maximize YOUR full potential and...
4 Security Tips for Savvy Mobile App Users
December 28, 2016
Once upon a time and not so long ago, mobile phones were used to only make phone calls and send text messages. Somewhere along the line as technology grew, phones became the one-stop shop for anything and everything. Now millions...
Money Mondays Ep. 22 – Find College Scholarships Pokémon GO-Style
August 1, 2016
On this episode of Money Mondays w/ Ash Cash, we discuss how to find college scholarships Pokémon GO-style. Gotta find ’em all! Tune in as Ash Discusses: What are the steps one should take when looking for scholarships? How can...
FreeLife Fridays Ep. 7 – Lessons From Greatness w/ Roy Firestone
April 15, 2016
“Forget the limo” and listen in to this week’s #FreeLifeFridays episode as we speak to Roy Firestone, a seven-time Emmy Award-winning journalist, performer, and inspirational speaker. Roy has interviewed more than 5,000 athletes and high-performing individuals in his career, and shares his...
FreeLife Fridays Ep. 5 – Work + Life Integration w/ Stevie Benanty of ‘a conversation’ (@aconversationxo)
April 1, 2016
We’ve got another great #FreeLifeFridays episode ready for listening in our BMpowered Podcast series! In this episode, we speak to Stevie Benanty, owner and curator at a conversation, a global community that showcases the lifestyles and tastes of creatives and professionals...
Lessons on Banking Inspired by Empire
March 30, 2016
Blog post written by Eric Patrick, founder and chief educator at Black Market Exchange, LLC. One of primetime’s favorite shows is back and the Lyon family couldn’t be happier. Yes, I’m talking about infamous Empire. With all the glitz and...
5 Song Lyrics That Can Teach Us About Money
February 26, 2016
Blog post written by Eric Patrick, founder and chief educator at Black Market Exchange, LLC. 1. “You don’t even have a checking account, wasn’t thinking about no pension.” –Big Boi on “Slump” from Outkast’s Aquemini Many people in the world...
5 Reasons to Fall in Love With Filing Your Taxes
February 15, 2016
So now that the Happy New Year smoke has cleared and New Year’s resolutions are settled in, the next big thing that is on everyone’s mind is the love of our life… No, not Valentine’s Day, but those dreaded taxes...
Group Gift It to Save Money and Time
December 23, 2015
‘Tis the season to gift, gift, gift, and gift some more. Chances are most of the gifts you give may be solely from you. However, if you play your cards right, there may be opportunities for you to go in...
Buying Your First Home like a Pro
November 12, 2015
Buying your first home is an amazing feeling of freedom. But when you fall into the first-time homebuyer category, the whole process can seem majorly overwhelming. Before you start shopping around (the fun part), you’ll want to understand your options...
HOW MUCH SHOULD YOU BE SAVING AT AGE 20 … 30 … 40 … 50
October 19, 2015
Money worries don’t discriminate by age. Whether you’re fresh out of college or nearing the end of your career, you’ll likely always fret over whether you have enough. Enough to pay the rent. Enough to buy a house. Enough to...
LOWERING BREAST CANCER TREATMENT COSTS & RISK DURING BREAST CANCER AWARENESS MONTH
October 16, 2015
Did you know that 1 in 8 women will get diagnosed with breast cancer in their lifetime? It’s an alarming stat from the National Breast Cancer Association. This devastating disease hurts women and their loved ones physically, emotionally, and financially. That’s...
HOW TO ROCK THE LATEST FASHION TRENDS WITHOUT GOING BROKE
September 14, 2015
If you love to rock the latest styles and want to learn ways to look fab without going broke – you’re in luck. As we look to Fashion Week to learn about the latest trends, we wanted share seven options to...
PLAN YOUR DREAM WEDDING ON A BUDGET
September 8, 2015
You’ve got the ring and set a date, and now comes the fun part…wedding planning! And if you’ve already begun, you’re probably aware that a wedding can be one of the biggest expenses in a couple’s life. Cost of Wedding...
SIX WAYS TO REDUCE STRESS WHEN SHOPPING FOR YOUR NEW APARTMENT
August 24, 2015
Finding a new apartment can be an exciting, but stressful time. If you’re looking to rent your first place out of college or are relocating to take a new job, you’ll want to keep your budget in mind before you...
WHICH WOMAN SHOULD GRACE THE NEW 10 BILL?
June 25, 2015
It was recently announced that for the first time in history, a woman will be the new face of our ten dollar bill. These new 10 dollar bills will be minted in 2020, which falls on the 100th anniversary of...
SHOULD I GO TO COLLEGE?
April 27, 2015
by Warren Taylor, President, BankMobile First, I believe one should never “should” on people. “Should” infers that one is bad or wrong if they do not do what they “should”. When it comes to college, one must really consider cost,...
TAKE YOUR FINANCIAL FUTURE INTO YOUR OWN HANDS
February 17, 2015
America Saves Week, February 23 – 28, 2015, is the perfect time to review your finances, set your savings goals for the year, and set up a system that will allow you to save automatically. That’s why the America Saves...