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A new study that traced the lives of millions of American children found that Black boys from wealthy families still earn less in adulthood than white boys with similar backgrounds.

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Samantha Gregory is a personal finance blogger. When she was younger, she faced a financial […]

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The National Urban League’s State of Black America 2017 report is optimistic on some points, but outlines a lack of access to opportunities.

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The racial wealth gap is so stark that two parents of color can't even close the gap to compete with a single-parent white household.

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