Getting started in investing, cryptocurrencies and wealth-building

The class for those who are seeking to get started

You may have seen the Cryptocurrency and Bitcoin craze taking over the world. You might also have noticed that others are building wealth all around you and you're not sure where to start. This introductory program within The Black Business School gives you a taste of what we have to offer and a pathway for you to get started on your wealth-building journey.

The Black Business School was created by African American experts from a multitude of backgrounds, all seeking to find ways to help our people obtain access to a low-cost, high quality, culturally-relevant education in all matters related to investing, wealth-building and the like.

This program is a good way to get started, see what we have to offer and then decide on the next steps in your wealth-building journey.

Welcome to the family, we're glad you're here!


Your Instructor

Boyce Watkins
Boyce Watkins

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.

Frequently Asked Questions


When does the course start and finish?
The course starts now and never ends! It is a completely self-paced online course - you decide when you start and when you finish.
How long do I have access to the course?
How does lifetime access sound? After enrolling, you have unlimited access to this course for as long as you like - across any and all devices you own.
What if I am unhappy with the course?
We would never want you to be unhappy! If you are unsatisfied with your purchase, contact us in the first 30 days and we will give you a full refund.

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