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Drivers from black communities in Baltimore area pay twice as much for car insurance as drivers from white communities, group says
Baltimore has the greatest disparity in the country between black and white auto insurance premiums, group say The Baltimore area has the greatest disparity in the country in car ... in which African- ... read more
This Is How People Can Actually Afford to Live in Seattle
It’s still cheaper than San Francisco and, locals tend to insist, more cosmopolitan than Portland. Assuming you can handle the rain and long ... Once the cultural hub for Seattle’s African-American co... read more
African-Americans Are Still Being Victimized by the Mortgage Market
As a result, a generation of African-Americans were “red-lined” into segregated spaces. As banks wouldn’t lend to the black community ... day scam called force-placed insurance, where banks install hi... read more
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Study of Philly neighborhoods finds big disparities in health-care access by race
"It is great that you have more health insurance," said Mariana Chilton, a professor at Drexel University's Dornsife School of Public Health who was not involved with the study, "but how does that hel... read more
U.S. Smartphone Use in 2015
A majority of smartphone owners use their phone to follow along with breaking news, and to share and be informed about happenings in their local community ... a taxi or car service at least occasional... read more
After her life in L.A. unraveled, a woman living in her car hopes to regain health and employment
Between her car insurance, gas, food costs, phone service and mounting ... who runs a rental assistance program to prevent more homelessness, along with a food pantry with equal numbers of Latino, Afr... read more
Abusive Lending Practices Can Lead To Negative Long-Term Consequences For Borrowers, Communities
Every year, more than 12 million Americans ... these products can still be a drain on your entire community. This is according to a new report from the Center for Responsible Lending that explores the ... read more
At what age can you ignore your credit score?
NEW YORK (AP)—At some point, you’ll buy your last car and ... poor credit can more than triple homeowners’ premiums in some states. Credit can have a bigger impact on auto insurance premiums ... read more
MOURNING in Chicago — PRECKWINKLE, MENDOZA come out fighting — DALEY in business
Story here — Better Government Association wants to stop Elon Musk’s tunnel until the public can see the bid ... Attorney General Lisa Madigan of preying on low-income African-American communities, ha... read more
Can Insurance Companies Incentivize Their Customers to Be Healthier?
Of all industries, insurance has a unique opportunity to align its commercial interests with preventive behaviors. Insurers, along with public services, can ... more productive citizens). Vitality mem... read more
Can You Escape Climate Gentrification if You’re Rich?
If you’re a car insurance company, it cost you a lot more money to repair a car that’s been ... The fact that a neighborhood is populated by an African-American community, and is on high elevation, is ... read more