Tag: Chevrolet

Financial Empowerment: Top 5 Things Rich People Do to Stay Rich

1. Negotiate purchases.  For example, if you’re buying a car, shop around advises Reginald E. Humphrey, Senior Manager of Supplier Diversity at General Motors. “Negotiate and then go from one dealership to the next. Ask the questions: What is the auto loan interest rate? Run the numbers if I lease the vehicle vs. if it buy it.” If you do decide to lease a car, Humphrey adds: “Don’t ever take negative equity to the next car lease commitment.”
By Zondra Hughes Financial illiteracy is expensive. In other words, the more you don’t know about money and credit, the more it will cost you down the line. To that end, The Rainbow PUSH Coalition and the Citizenship Education Fund  launched the Financial Empowerment Series, sponsored by Chevrolet, a free event to teach money management... Read more »

Free Event: Money Matters Financial Empowerment Series

Attendees at the Rainbow PUSH Money Matters workshops sponsored by Chevrolet Saturday, October 31, 2015 in Atlanta, Georgia. The goal of the workshops is to help demystify the complexities of college financing, credit, and the benefits of long-term money management. Held in conjunction with at the annual PUSH Automotive Summit. (Photo by Todd Burford for Chevrolet)
By Claire LeBlanc, intern, Six Brown Chicks The Rainbow PUSH Coalition and the Citizenship Education Fund have partnered to bring the Financial Empowerment Series powered by Chevrolet to Chicago. If you were waiting for a financial workshop worth your time, this is the one. This is a FREE one-day financial workshop that will inform and... Read more »

We Need a Company Car. Any suggestions?

By Zondra Hughes The Six Brown Chicks are hitting the road to meet and greet each of our blog correspondents in Detroit, Minneapolis, New Jersey, North Carolina, South Carolina, Atlanta, D.C., and Texas. That is the plan. But we’re not doing any of that if I can’t find a company car. For the past several... Read more »

Curves Couture Chicago Reveals True Beauty

Curves Couture Chicago Reveals True Beauty
Editor’s Note: Curves Couture Chicago Fashion Show, presented by Project Thyck and Chevrolet, broke ground as the first full-figured fashion show to run during Chicago’s Fashion Week. The event took place at the Millennium Knickerbocker Hotel and was hosted by Val Warner of ABC’s Windy City Live. Noted designer Jack Cave, “Plus-size women are sexy... Read more »

Photos: Bud Billiken Parade 2013

Photos: Bud Billiken Parade 2013
Chicago’s children enjoyed a beautiful Bud Billiken parade in the city today, to mark the upcoming school session. This year, many children may face back-to-school jitters as their schools may have changed. The Chicago Public Schools have offered ‘safe passage’ routes for the kids to experience a safer commute to school. But today, the upcoming... Read more »

Event Photos: Chicago Tastemakers and Chevy Urban Style

The Chevy Urban Style event featuring the new Chevrolet Impala Tuesday, July 9, 2013 at Venue SIX10 in Chicago, Illinois. (Photo by Tyler Mallory for Chevrolet)
The Chevy Urban Style event featuring the new Chevrolet Impala recently at Venue SIX10 in Chicago, Illinois. Photos by Tyler Mallory for Chevrolet. Get your blog delivered to you! Type your email address in the box and click the “create subscription” button. Six Brown Chicks’ list is completely spam free, and you can opt out... Read more »

Photos: Chevy Impala Urban Style Event

Fabulous Joycelyn K. Allen, Director, and the GM Communications Team.The newly redesigned 2014 Chevy Impala was on display at the Urban Styles event held recently in Chicago. Photos: Zondra Hughes
GM’s Vice President of Global Design, Ed Welburn, and a diverse GM team, celebrated a living legend on Tuesday night, the completely redesigned, all-new 2014 Chevrolet Impala.  The live demo, held at Venue SIX10 on Chicago’s Michigan Avenue, showcased the Chevrolet Impala’s muscular design elements and modern style.  Several attendees won a one-week test drive in... Read more »