The world is changing and economic opportunities are becoming more and more scarce with each passing day. But the truth about America is that those who understand the economic game the most are the ones who are most likely to get ahead, while those who never learn how the game is played end up falling further and further behind.
Black Money 101 is a great course to get you started down the pathway toward financial literacy and an understanding of wealth in America. This is a basic course for those who might be intimidated by financial concepts and are looking for a place to begin your journey. It is also a great course for the intermediate wealth builder who is seeking to sharpen his/her skills and make moves that will have a positive long-term effect on their family.
Through dozens of hours of lectures and video content, Dr Boyce Watkins introduces you to the world of money, how it works and how you can get ahead in this vast and competitive economic game. Using 23 years of teaching experience at the college level, Dr Watkins takes you on a journey that you won't get from any university in America or abroad.
Once you've completed the standard material with your program, you will be eligible to receive a certificate of completion as proof that you've finished the material in the program.
Begin the process today, enjoy the powerful content created by Dr Watkins and turn yourself into a financial mastermind today.
I love to learn. I love to teach.. I never presume that I know everything, since the key to knowledge is understanding how little you actually know. But my goal is to give information, insights and perspectives that allow you to broaden your thinking and to realize all that is possible.
My PhD is in Finance, which I obtained from The Ohio State University. My masters degrees are in Mathematics and Statistics, which I earned at The University of Kentucky. I also received BA and BS degrees with a triple major in Finance, Economics and Business Management from The University of Kentucky.
I have been on the faculty at Syracuse University since 2001. Before that, I taught classes at The University of Rochester, The Ohio State University, Indiana University and The University of Kentucky. I've been teaching at the college level since I was 22 years old, and have mostly taught classes in Mathematics, Economics, Statistics and Finance.
I am the author of the following books: "Everything You Ever Wanted to Know about College," "What if George Bush were a Black Man?", "Financial Lovemaking 101: Merging Assets with Your Partner in Ways that Feel Good," and "Black American Money."
Finally, I am the founder of the Your Black World Coalition, an organization and independent media outlet with over half a million subscribers worldwide. We have played a role in confronting destructive hip-hop music, and have also led campaigns on various civil rights issues in the African American community.
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