Author Archives: Tonya Garcia

A Weave Loan Store Is Opening In Detroit. Here Are The Details

Should you really even be taking a loan for a hair weave?

Michelle Obama, Oprah & Beyonce Make ‘Forbes’ List Of 25 Most Powerful Women

At number 10, FLOTUS holds the highest spot for a Black woman.

Univision Has Acquired The Root

The dollar value of the deal is undisclosed. But Univision is preparing to go public.

Hewlett-Packard, Venture Capitalist To Provide Tech Equipment To Ferguson & Baltimore

The equipment will go to the cities’ libraries, which were safe havens during protests.

Think You’re Getting A Better Deal At Outlet Stores? Think Again.

Markdowns can be found most anywhere.

Is Jay Z Missing The Point?: Why Exactly Are People Criticizing Tidal?

Jay Z goes off on Spotify, YouTube and Apple. But maybe he should talk a little more about Tidal.

President Obama Joins Twitter

Follow @POTUS.

Update: What Will Happen To AOL’s Six-Figure Digital Prophet Shingy Now That Verizon Bought The Company?

Yes, “digital prophet” is a real job that pays a lot of money at AOL. Will Shingy survive the deal?

Baltimore Small Businesses Damaged In The Protests Can Apply For Low-Interest Loans

Businesses and nonprofits can apply for up to $2 million in some cases.

Jobs Report Shows More Hiring Among Better Paying Jobs

However, some caution against too much optimism.