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How To Buy A Home When You Don’t Make A Lot of Money


This article originally appeared on Essence.com.   Home ownership may seem like something that’s only afforded to the wealthy or those that have a lot in savings; however, it may be more accessible than you think. In addition to the security of shelter, there are many reasons one would want to own a home including […]

By Administrator - April 23, 2021 2:28 pm


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dfree® In the News: Conversations with Al McFarlane


dfree® Founder and Chair Dr. DeForest B. Soaries Jr. speaks with the Al McFarlane of Insight News about Juneteenth and financial liberation for African Americans. This interview originally aired on Insight News. Watch full interview here.

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dfree® In the News: Dr. Soaries Talks Financial Liberation on BNC


dfree® Founder and Chair Dr. DeForest B. Soaries Jr. speaks with the Black News Channel about financial liberation and economic empowerment. This interview originally aired on BNC TV. Watch full interview here.

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dfree® In The News: Dr. Soaries Talks with the Black Information Network


dfree® Founder and Chair Dr. DeForest B. Soaries, Jr. is interviewed by the Black Information Network’s Doug Davis about dfree® and Juneteenth. Listen to interview HERE 

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20 Best Financial Management Podcasts of 2021


This article originally appeared on WelpMagazine.com. Are you wanting to learn more about financial management? Well you’ve come to the right place. This is a curated list of the best financial management podcasts of 2021. We have selected these podcasts for a variety of reasons, but they are all well worth a listen. We tried […]

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dfree® celebrates Juneteenth by liberating thousands from debt


dfree® Global Foundation launches free economic justice academy, dfree® Academy, and serves as partner in Juneteenth UnityFest   Removing the shackles of debt might be the best tribute to African American ancestors who were enslaved and didn’t learn of their freedom until nearly 3 years after the Emancipation Proclamation, on Juneteenth. The dfree® financial freedom […]

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“Watch the finances”, With Douglas Brown and Dr. DeForest B. Soaries, Jr. of dfree®


This article originally appeared on ThriveGlobal.com.   As a part of my series called “Five Strategies I Used To Grow My Business To Reach Seven Figures In Revenue”, I had the pleasure of interviewing Dr. DeForest B. Soaries, Jr., President, Corporate Community Connections, Inc.   Dr. DeForest B. Soaries, Jr., is currently working with Governor Phil […]

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You Have the Power


This article originally appeared on LasVegasBlackImage.com.   Ask yourself this: is there a day that goes by without a thought or conversation connected to money? Earning, winning, borrowing, losing, sharing, loaning, praying over it, worrying, spending and more. If you don’t interact with the almighty dollar on a daily basis, God bless you — and […]

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dfree® helps reduce more than $30 million in debt


dfree® financial freedom movement helps reduce more than $30 million in debt, primarily in Black communities; reaches other major milestones

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How To Buy A Home When You Don’t Make A Lot of Money


This article originally appeared on Essence.com.   Home ownership may seem like something that’s only afforded to the wealthy or those that have a lot in savings; however, it may be more accessible than you think. In addition to the security of shelter, there are many reasons one would want to own a home including […]

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Memphis churches to offer free 12-week financial literacy program


This article originally appeared on LocalMemphis.com.   A free twelve-week financial literacy program begins Thursday night. It hopes to get people struggling out of debt and financially empowered. The program is being brought to Memphians virtually for free from the Black Clergy Collective of Memphis.   “We want to make certain that the Black church, […]

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