Adella Colvin began her yarn-dyeing business, LolaBean Yarn Co., after noting how few makers of color there were in the industry.
An AARP report shows nearly 70% of those unemployed in June had been out of work for six months or more.
The American Rescue Plan includes a monthly child tax credit, but it's not enough to pay for full-time child care in most states.
California salons are reopening after months of lockdown. But some never closed down completely.
Janet Oganah is the founder of Janet's List, which brings awareness to businesses by women of color in the United Kingdom.
Black women own about 1.5 million businesses in the U.S. At an Atlanta gathering, they set an agenda for making their voices heard.
"It's hard if you're a white woman. It is triple time harder for African-American women and other women of color, too."