Virtual Screening – Black Friday: “what Legacy Will You Leave?”

Friday 6 August 2021

Black History Studies presents the FREE Virtual screening of ‘Black Friday: What Legacy will you leave?’ with post screening discussion on ‘Building Wealth through Financial Literacy’ on www..

 

When you die, what will you leave behind, bills or benefits?

In the documentary Black Friday, “What Legacy Will You Leave” Ric Mathis examines the Economic Psychology of African Americans spending habits and the importance of leaving a Legacy. The documentary, Black Friday, takes an in depth look into the spending habits of African-Americans. The film chronicles the financial mis-education of many African-Americans and explores the economic pitfalls that continue to derail the progress of the community-at-large. In an effort to heighten the economic awareness and financial responsibility in the community, the film, Black Friday, presents solutions on how to better manage the 1.2 Trillion dollars that leaves African-American communities annually. In addition, the film champions the importance of leaving a financial and ethical legacy for the next generation.

After the screening, Financial Educator Charmaine Simpson will host a discussion on ‘Building Wealth through Financial Literacy.’ Financial literacy is a really important skill to develop if you want to manage your finances, build your wealth faster and run your own business.

This screening will take place via Zoom on Friday 6th August 2021 from 19:00 to 21:00 GMT

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