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Finances

Sep 29, 2017

Snoop Dogg Gives 21 Savage Advice On Investing

21 Savage dropped by GGN with Snoop Dogg recently promoting his album and hit single “Bank Account."

Sep 21, 2017

Here Are 20 Ways To Stay Financially Healthy

When it comes to being healthy, we usually think of our physical well-being. But what about your "financial health?"

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Sep 18, 2017

Here’s How You Can Live Large and Save Money Like The Weeknd

How in the world can an artist who is touring the world, going in and out of recording studios and dating models possibly manage, and watch all of that money?

Jul 17, 2017

Read Like Mark Zuckerberg and Maybe You’ll Make Some Money Too

Read like Mark Zuckerberg, and maybe you'll make a few billion. It sure won't hurt anything even if you don't.

Jul 6, 2017

Lil Boosie Explains How To Get Rich Buying Land and Building Houses

In 2015, Lil Boosie saw opportunities in not just buying or selling real estate, but in actually building the properties.

Jun 28, 2017

50 Cent May Stay In Beef, But He Breaks Down How He Stays In Business

Since the beginning, 50 has garnered the respect of CEOs and gangsters alike, and there is no one better on the block or in the boardroom to collaborate with.

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Jun 26, 2017

Make Your Summer Vacation Worth It, Because You’ll Still Be Paying For It Next Year

It should go without saying, but financing debt after the fact is a lot more costly than saving up ahead of time. Yet, given the number of people who go into debt to travel, the message does not seem to be getting through.

Game College: Professor Ken Explains Why You Should Choose Prosperity Over Popularity

Professor Ken’s reveals his rules for “prosperity over popularity"...

Struggling Artists, Don’t Struggle! Move to West Philly!

If you're sacrificing for the sake of your art, the struggle can be real. But if you're smart, you don't have to struggle so much. Case in point: a new affordable housing project is underway in West Philadelphia, just for artists.

Is Christmas Just A Cruel Ruse To Get The Cash Out Of Your Pocket?

Giving thoughtful gifts, spending time with family and eating good is always fun. However, there's also that dark side. The aggravation surfaces in some people as you fight your way through long lines, or listen to people bicker over money they don't have for the gifts they wish they could buy.

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Dec 18, 2015

A Cautionary Tale: How Stax Records Went Bust

Memphis, Tennessee based record label Stax was forced into bankruptcy this week in December of 1975. The label that once had Otis Redding, The Staple Singers, Isaac Hayes, Booker T. The M.G.s and others was suddenly broke. What happened? Big issues with the business began to surface in May of 1968, when owner Jim Stewart refused to re-sign a distribution deal with Atlantic Records and terminated the agreement after Atlantic was sold to Warner Bros - Seven Arts.

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Dec 18, 2015

Will Martin Shkreli Have To Hand Over His Wu-Tang Clan Album?

"The sale of Once Upon a Time in Shaolin was agreed upon in May, well before Martin Shkreli's business practices came to light"- Wu-Tang group member RZA

Nov 30, 2015

Fighting Bankruptcy Is Costing 50 Cent A Pretty Penny – Check Out The Invoices

Having to pay off a $28.5 million judgment is a huge task, but as you will see below, fighting the judgements is costing 50 Cent a pretty penny as well. Accountants for the bankruptcy law firm Zeisler & Zeisler are overseeing some of the financial aspects of 50's bankruptcy. The firm recently submitted their invoices to the court in regards to the ongoing case.

Nov 9, 2015

50 Cent Is Popping A Bottle Of The World’s Most Expensive Champagne On New Year’s Eve

Nestled in between the disses of Rick Ross (and now Vivica Fox) are pictures of 50 showing off a bottle of the world's most expensive champagne. He's saving for New Year’s Eve.

Oct 27, 2015

Russell Simmons and The RushCard Debacle: Everyone’s Reputation Is At Stake

There's no way Russell Simmons' RushCard knew the serious impact transferring vendors would have on its business or customers. And it's also doubtful someone as conscious as Russell Simmons would knowingly steal anything, let alone someone's hard earned money.

Sep 2, 2015

Let A Rapper Explain How To Flip Your Books This Semester

UMUC is eliminating textbooks for their 84,000 students. But everyone else still has to buy and sell their books this semester. Here are some great tips to save from a great rapper, Marchitect!

Aug 18, 2015

Take A Look At These Tips To Keep Cash In Your Pocket This Semester

How the school year begins can dictate how it ends, so starting off with and maintaining the right focus is critical. If we only consider tuition and books when budgeting for the year, it's going to be a long 12 months of ramen noodles and grub from the local dollar store.

Mar 16, 2015

Cameo + “Next Friday” + John Kellogg + Berklee College Of Music = Free Education

Berklee College of Music Professor John Kellogg was watching the movie "Next Friday" when he heard his music being sampled. That led him to teach a FREE course from Berklee on the music business.

Mar 13, 2015

Why Snoop Dogg Should Be A Portfolio Manager

What’s wrong with Wall Street’s portfolio managers? The numbers govern everything – at the expense of common sense. They just don’t keep it real…like Snoop Dogg.

Feb 16, 2015

Not So Fast! Shareholders Question Jay Z’s $56 Million Deal To Acquire Streaming Service Aspiro

Whoaa! Could Jay Z's Deal Be In Jeopardy? Shareholders want some answers regarding Aspiro's sale!