Breaking the Cycle of Being Black, Female, and Broke

October 30, 2015

Perhaps you’re one of the fortunate ones who have all your finances in order, and not a care in the world. But, for the vast majority of black women the struggle for financial gain is real. Day in and day out, the fight to survive in an economic system and all its racial barriers that places black women at the bottom of the totem pole for growth and development is not just something you read about.

The wages and wealth experienced by women is well known, the double whammy of race and gender hits the pockets of black women, even those who are educated, like a category five hurricane.