I once shared two posts on how Black People are impacted by the racial wealth gap (before you click away, please keep reading – I promise there’s a purpose to bringing this up). One dealt more with the availability of resources while the other dealt specifically with money – and each was tied into a series about my personal perspective on Blackness and our history.
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I must have done something right with those posts because I got a lot of feedback on them and was even sent some supplemental information from CreditCards.com that further updated how race impacts your credit score. I’ll likely reference their resource again in the near future, but for this post specifically – I really want people to notice the section at the lower half of their article on the subject.
Their resource is presented in the context of the article as a whole, but that doesn’t make the points of their article any less pertinent to EVERYONE at a time when many average Americans are struggling with debt on a regular basis. Again – I’ll definitely use the CreditCards.com article at another point soon-ish, but I wanted to mention it here specifically.
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