An unidentified woman in Texas has come out to confess that she was scammed by what turned out to be two men that lived in the same state and another possible “mastermind” of the scam that lives overseas. These men, through social media messaging, convinced her that she was talking to pop star, Bruno […]


Have you seen him? According to Fox, the police are looking for him for using counterfeit money in Gahanna. On April 18 around 9:15 p.m., a man tried to pass a counterfeit $50 bill at the Kroger Marketplace Fuel Center on South Hamilton Road in Gahanna, police say. The clerk realized the bill was counterfeit […]

National News

  A church in Florida is in the news because of an offering that was taken to help nine of it’s congregation members that had been furloughed due to the government shut down. Get Breaking News & Exclusive Contest in Your Inbox:   A whopping  $33,791.94 was raised and divided up to give to the nine government […]


So, Christmas is almost here and if you’re anything like me, you haven’t started shopping yet. Most of my friends and family are hard to shop for and I struggle with coming up with things they really need. Between working, parenting, trying to keep the spark in the marriage and take care of themselves, their […]


Black women are now the most educated group in the country, which means it’s natural we have more money at our fingertips. However, as anyone who has ever dealt significantly in the financial arena knows, just because you make money that doesn’t automatically mean you know what to do with it. It’s easy to neglect investing, […]

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Spring is here, time for a new you and Joy 107.1 has your chance to secure the bag… a designer bag stuffed with $500 cash! All you have to do is listen weekdays at the top of the hour from 10am-5pm for the keyword for your chance to text to qualify.  Then listen at 11:20a, 3:20pm […]


If you haven’t filed your taxes, you have a little extra time! According to Fox 28, due to the weekend and an Emancipation Day observance in Washington, D.C., the 2018 IRS filing deadline has been moved back to Tuesday, April 17th — so you still have two days to get your taxes e-filed or postmarked […]


April 10th is equal pay day, which if you are anything like me – I never knew a day like such existed. This is a day committed to recognizing to straking the conversation on women still not receiving equal pay as men. After years and years of fights and vocalizing the rights for women’s we are […]

So I finally went to go see Tyler Perry’s Film Acrimony starring Award-Winning Actress Taraji P.Henson. I won’t spend this time discussing the poor production of the film but share my views on the overall film. We all have been hurt at some point in our life even if it was in the 5th grade.But […]

Friends! How many of us have them?! For the most part, we all have someone we tell our inner thoughts and experience to, but should you tell them everything? Some secrets are best kept to ourselves, right? I’ll give three things you shouldn’t tell your friends: 1. Your Relationship   You talk to your friend very often so […]