The Black Millionaires of Tomorrow program was developed by Finance professor Dr. Boyce Watkins. According to Dr. Watkins, the key to black economic empowerment is for us to commit to creating an army of intelligent and empowered young black people, all of whom are armed with an understanding of basic financial literacy, wealth building and cooperative economics.
By signing up for this course, you get full access to all three of the courses in The Black Millionaires of Tomorrow program, including the following:
1) 15 things every black child needs to know about MONEY
2) 15 things every black child needs to know about INVESTING
3) 15 things every black child needs to know about THE STOCK MARKET
4) 15 things every black child needs to know about REAL ESTATE
This course gives your child access to all four programs, which include 15 lessons with self-study examinations for each module. Purchasing the package all at once allows for a steeply discounted price relative to the cost of buying each course individually.
These courses cover the following concepts, along with many others:
1) The difference between a producer and a consumer
2) The COST model of cooperative economics
3) How to buy your first share of stock
4) What it means to diversify a portfolio
5) The difference between a bull and bear market
6) What is an investment?
7) What is an asset class?
8) What is a mortgage?
9) The difference between good and bad debt
Much, much more.
Taught by America's leading Financial scholar, Dr. Boyce Watkins, the course GUARANTEES that after finishing, your child will have a financial literacy level which exceeds that of the average college student.
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.