bankruptcy

50 Cent (aka Curtis Jackson to the government) scored a big victory in court by finally settling that malpractice lawsuit with his former lawyers. He sued them for representing him poorly against Sleek Audio where he lost the case & ended up owing them $17 million. The judge ruled in favor of 50 and awarded him $14.5 […]

The singer's possessions may be seized if she doesn't settle an IRS bill.

April is National Financial Literacy Month. Dr. Yashima caught up with Sonya Smith Valentine, the President of Financially Fierce, LLC, for part two of how to be “financially fierce”. Valentine educates us on bankruptcy, tax issues, and shows us how to get back on the road to being financially fierce!  

Mr. "I Got Money," aka 50 Cent, has not sold his Connecticut mansion, contrary to recent reports.

Allegedly, 50 Cent is in $30 million of debt and selling the Connecticut estate will help him to save a reported $70K per month.

Actor/Comedian Gary Owen sits down to play April Watts‘s famous game. Watch to see his thoughts on T.I.‘s female leadership blunder, 50 Cent’s bankruptcy claims and hiring people with “ghetto names.” Gary also gets personal when discussing Lamar Odom‘s unfortunate incident.

Scott Storch’s career has been pretty turbulent. The producer watched his career crescendo in the early 2000s after he strung together a slew of hits for everyone from Justin Timberlake to Beyonce. Then, after he reached the apex, Storch crashed and burned into bankruptcy. Now, according to TMZ, Storch has successfully completed a course in financial management. […]

  A few years ago, in the Jay -Z diss song “I’m Hot” Jigga got off this punchline: “I’m about a dollar/What the f**k is 50 Cents” Who knew how true it would ring with today’s news that 50 Cent has filed for bankruptcy. The rapper who in May was estimated to have a net […]