The New Predators in an Old Mortgage Scam

The New Predators in an Old Mortgage Scam

The Contract Buyers League thought they stamped out predatory contracts for deeds, but thanks to private equity firms, these practices targeting low-income communities of color have resurfaced.

What Explains the Racial Wealth Gap?

What Explains the Racial Wealth Gap?

A new study shows the legacy of racism far outweighs individual financial decisions in driving the growing gap between black and white families.

Report: Ever-Growing Gap

Report: Ever-Growing Gap

Without Change, African-American and Latino Families Won’t Match White Wealth for Centuries

Zuckerberg on Track for Trillionaire?

Zuckerberg on Track for Trillionaire?

The Facebook founder saw his wealth ranking jump while others sink. At his age, he appears to be the most likely candidate for the world’s first trillionaire.