24 Influential Black Authors Changing The Game In Financial Literacy

As the importance of financial literacy continues to grow, one alarming statistic demands our attention” According to a 2023 Bankrate report, a staggering 57% of adult Americans are ill-prepared to handle a $1,000 emergency.

The Road to Zero Wealth report, published by Prosperity Now and the Institute for Policy Studies, paints a grim picture: if current trends persist, the median wealth of black Americans will dwindle to nothing by 2053.

In a world where unexpected challenges can surface at any moment, financial empowerment serves as the bridge to a brighter future. Twenty-four accomplished African American financial experts from around the globe have joined forces to create an innovative work titled “Money TALK$: Uncut Convos With Financial Experts on How to Grow, Leverage, and Protect Your Assets.” This groundbreaking book, forwarded by the inspirational speaker and author Les Brown, aims to redefine the narrative of financial empowerment for BIPOC individuals, families, and small business owners.

Transforming our perspectives on money, assets, and wealth is pivotal for genuine financial success. This book seeks to kindle a flame of financial wisdom, empowerment, and enduring change within historically underserved communities.

This collaborative endeavor stands as a testament to the potent combination of knowledge, community, and determination, offering a beacon of hope to those striving for a more promising financial future.

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