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In the Broke-ish space, we talk about being broke—broke and black in America. We talk about all the unbelievable *ish that America has done black people to keep us in this broke-ish state.  We've been bamboozled in ways that personal finance tips and traditional financial

literacy can't fix.  Our co-hosts, Delina and Erika, are 40ish women sharing candidly about money, wealth-building and the financial urban legends that need to die. You'll hear them draw from research, statistics and personal insights to create an engaging podcast whose mission is to be a part of changing the narrative around money. Broke-ish is for those who still persevere, in spite of all the things that America, capitalism, white supremacy, have done to us as black people. We're Broke-ish. Let's talk about it.

Mar 15, 2019

On this episode, Delina and Erika talk about trials and tribulations of getting and job and having a job in the white working world. From interviewing, salary negotiations, and maintaining your integrity, let's talk about Workin' 9 to 5...while Black. Press play!


Mar 1, 2019

On this episode of Broke-ish, Delina talks with Doug Ryan of  Prosperity Now. This expert explains why housing has historically been important in wealth-building and explains the types of policies that need to be in place so that Black folks don't get left out of the wealth-building game through housing. Erika reminds...


Feb 15, 2019

On this episode of Broke-ish, Delina and Erika take Brokers on a history lesson on housing segregation and talk about how policies and practices influenced wealth and neighborhood dynamics today. There's a price to pay if you live in a majority Black neighborhood and there's a price to pay if you live in a majority...


Feb 1, 2019

On this episode of Broke-ish, Delina and Erika take a step back to explain why micro-solutions aren't the answer to the macro issues we discuss on Broke-ish. Sometimes people say, “if we would just” or “why can’t we be like so-and-so” in order to solve issues created by the racial wealth gap. Here you will...


Jan 15, 2019

On this episode of Broke-ish, Delina and Erika discuss how racial wealth gap as it relates to the high costs of getting a college education. Is student loan debt worth it? Historically, education has been thought of as a "ticket out." But the way things stand today, we can’t view college as a given anymore — not if...