Dedrick Asante-Muhammad

Dedrick Asante-Muhammad
Dedrick Asante-Muhammad is chief of Race, Wealth, and Community at the National Community Reinvestment Coalition and host of the Race and Wealth podcast.
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Financial Coaches, Let’s Be Upfront About Economic Structural Racism

Financial education messaging is too often presented as if individual behavior and attitudes are the cause of our growing economic challenges rather than our social, economic, and political systems.
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Unstacking the Deck for African-American Entrepreneurs

The truth is most entrepreneurs’ firms don’t grow quickly, employ people, or earn much money. And, more importantly, entrepreneurial success has far less to do with exceptional skill than with one’s ability to weather repeated failure and financial loss.