July is a good time for a financial checkup as it marks the halfway point of the year. Are you on track? These are the four most interesting and inspiring Ted Talks, presented by people of colour, to inspire you towards financial freedom.

1: Robert A. Belle: The Emotions Behind…


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I was born in London, but my parents immigrated from Ghana, and I grew up with my three sisters in Deptford, South East London. Fortunately, my mum managed to move us to Dartford so we could go to a better school and then…


Our mental health has been a huge focus point over the last year as we all cope with the effects of the COVID-19 pandemic.

In fact, mental wellness platforms designed to support underserved Black communities have surged in popularity since the pandemic and Black Lives Matter protests.

However, whenever we…


It’s without a doubt that cryptocurrency is trending right now — the decentralised digital money, which works based on blockchain technology, has seen prices skyrocket in the past six months. …


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As I was born and raised in Asmara during the Eritrean armed struggle for independence, my upbringing was a mix of immense luxury and joy on the one hand and insecurity and fear on the other. Right after I finished high school, I…


The pandemic has re-ignited the debate about whether women make better leaders. Interestingly, the countries led by females have been more successful in facing the pandemic. The female leaders of Germany, Switzerland, Belgium, Denmark, Norway and New Zealand all outperformed their counterparts in their methods of managing and restricting the…


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I grew up in between London, and Nigeria and Uganda. I studied physics at University. I then worked in the technology industry for about 10 years for large companies like PWC, Goldman Sachs, the London Stock Exchange, and then became an entrepreneur…


A philanthropist is a person who gives money or time or expertise (or a combination) to help create a better world. Anyone can be a philanthropist, regardless of their status or net worth. It is easy to think of philanthropy as something done only by the very wealthy or big…


Tell us a bit about your background.

I was born in Lagos, Nigeria, in 1991. I went to primary and secondary school in Nigeria and then moved to England when I was 14, completing secondary school and university. I started writing from a young age; I wrote my first novel…


With the effects of climate change and pollution becoming more apparent, the impact they have on our environment is hard to ignore. From rising temperatures to desertification and melting ice caps, it is evident that our environment should be a priority, and it increasingly is. Beyond creating awareness about one…

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