Topic: Financial Wellness

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Financial Wellness

Got 99 Problems, But a Bank Ain’t One!

All over the news and in social media there has been talk about a bank account closure. Some have asked, “How can that happen?” As the nation’s largest Black owned bank, we would like to assure you that closing a bank account is rare. Here’s some information that you should know.

Where's funding for black owned businesses?.
Financial Wellness

Where’s Funding for Black Owned Businesses?

During the second quarter of 2022, a meager $324 million of venture funding was directed towards Black-owned startups, a steep drop from a quarterly highs of $850 million to $1.2 billion during the 5 previous quarters. How do we make sure #BuyBlack is not a moment, but a movement? Here are two solutions.

411 on student debt cancellation.
Financial Wellness

What’s the 411 on Student Debt Cancelation

Do you qualify for Student Loan Relief? Here we inform you of the requirements, review the process, and explain why this is significant for Black borrowers, particularly those who hold a Pell Grant.

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Financial Wellness

The 411 on FedNow Instant Payments

With CashApp, Venmo, Zelle and PayPal, you can send money to friends and family around the clock in real time. In July 2023, the Federal Reserve will introduce FedNow, that will enable a similar service through banks.

Top financial influencers part 1.
Financial Wellness

Meet Top Financial Influencers (Part 1 of 2)

Who do you turn to, other than us (wink), when you need quick, helpful answers to financial questions? It’s these highly melinated financial influencers consistently dropping knowledge!

Top financial influencers part 2.
Financial Wellness

Meet Top Financial Influencers (Part 2 of 2)

So, you are back for round two of our top financial influencers to add to your favorites list? Do we have a fantastic set of 3 (out of 6) financial educators and money experts for you today!

Get recession proof now.
Financial Wellness

Get Recession-Proof Now!

Public policy and worldwide events can impact your wallet! Here’s 6 important considerations to get “Recession-Proof”!

Introducing the one-transaction podcast.
Financial Wellness

Introducing the OneTransaction Podcast

For Black History Month, OneUnited Bank, the largest Black owned bank in the country, is proud to introduce the OneTransaction Podcast to close the racial wealth gap.


Boston, MA – (January 11, 2022) – OneUnited Bank, the largest Black owned bank in America, introduces , a small dollar, short term loan program to help customers better manage their money. Easy access, with no credit check, CashPlease allows customers to avoid predatory payday loans and overdraft penalties.

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