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Black History: 15 Figures You Should Know

Each February, the outstanding contributions of figures such as Harriet Tubman, Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Malcolm X, and Rosa Parks are recognized and rightfully so. However, our nation’s history is rife with Black figures who blazed trails and broke down barriers for those who came after them. Here are just 15 more who may not be as well known but have had immeasurable impact on our nation’s history.

What to Do with Your Tax Refund

For many people, tax season is even more exciting than Christmas. Depending on a person’s circumstances, this can represent the largest single cash infusion of the year. So, it is important to be smart and do more than just eat out a few more times.