Community Building
Education
Personal Finance

Feeling Lucky? Three reasons why playing the lottery is not a good investment

Lottery winners are a statistical anomaly. Despite this, Americans spent more money playing the lottery in 2018 than on books, video games, and tickets to live events combined. Your chances of winning the lottery are exceedingly remote, yet roughly 60% of Americans will spend upwards of $70 billion each year in the hopes of striking […]

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Community Building
Personal Finance

Five Best Places for Black Americans and the Diaspora to Park Their Cash

It doesn’t take an investment banking expert to know that keeping money in your mattress, or worse, your basic checking account, is a bad idea. Despite this, many African Americans, nearly 13M by the 2018 government estimates, are “underbanked”. The term underbanked is a characteristic describing people who do not have sufficient access to mainstream […]

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Entrepreneurship
Personal Finance

Three Best Ideas for Lucrative Side Hustles

These days, everyone is looking for a way to earn a few extra bucks. No Skills, no problem! Developing a side hustle is easier than ever before and empowering thousands of African Americans each day to take control of their financial future. If you’re looking for ways you can earn with a side hustle, you’d […]

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Community Building
Personal Finance
Raising Black Children

Protecting Black Wealth: Picking the Right Life Insurance For Your Family

So you are thinking about life insurance. Awesome work! Life insurance is an essential tool for building generational wealth for your family. Many families often find out they are either under insured in the case of an untimely death or injury or they are over insured, wasting money that could be invested in vehicles with […]

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Art & Design
Entrepreneurship

15 Afrofuturism Inspired Fonts For Your Next Creative Project

Typography is art. A well designed font can inspire, invoke strong feelings, and can contribute to a larger astehtic. An example would be the amazing font featured in Black Panther. At Afrosperity we love all things Afrofuturism. When we first launched Afrosperity we were looking for our own “Black Panther Font” that we could rely […]

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Personal Finance

Just Don’t Do It- Alternatives to High Interest Pay Day Loans

We’ve all seen this scenario before. An unexpected expense comes up and you or someone you love is short on cash to cover the bills this month. They just need a little extra money until payday to help them get over the hump. If this sounds familiar, you might be or know someone who is […]

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