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November 25, 2014
Your Cheat Sheet to Saving Thousands on College Costs
It seems as though college students and parents have costs coming from all directions. Here are some money saving strategies.
September 29, 2014
Are You Worried About College Debt? Start Here
Attending college is a major financial burden facing millions of families each year in the United States.
September 19, 2014
Whether Student Debt Is $100K or $5K, We Still Need Reform
Student loan reform is a must. While most people acknowledge the student loan crisis, a recent Brookings Institution study attempts to downplay its severity.
June 28, 2014
Does Student Debt Work Against the Public Interest?
Perhaps worse than anything else, student debt burdens have weakened the entrepreneurial spirit among young Americans.
June 26, 2014
5 Questions To Ask Before You Borrow to Pay Student Loans
Students are carrying an average debt burden of $33,000, and with the job market still weak, many have been forced to borrow just to make payments.
June 24, 2014
Can Government Stop the Student Debt Crisis?
The government is the largest lender to students, but a recent push to lower interest rates on student loans was defeated in Congress.
June 17, 2014
4 Ways High Student Debt Burdens Are Hurting the Economy
Student debt burdens aren't just hurting college graduates.
June 13, 2014
Debt-Addicted Americans Are Relapsing, and Lenders Are There to Serve
Several consumer spending reports this month have shown that Americans are spending more -- and, as usual, they are fueling that spending with debt.
June 12, 2014
3 Reasons to Take on More Student Loans
Additional loans aren't right for everybody, but sometimes they can be a great tool to advance your career.
June 11, 2014
Struggling With Student Loans? 3 Forms of Help Available Now
Obama recently signed a memo that will help student borrowers, beginning in December 2015. What about right now?
June 10, 2014
Thinking About Private School? 4 Things You Should Consider
Given the importance of a decision like where we send our children to school, it's essential to evaluate all relevant data available.
June 06, 2014
Consolidating Loans: Is it Right for You?
Are you wondering if now is the time to consolidate your loans? We'll help you weigh the pros and cons.
May 31, 2014
5 Things You Should Pay For While Your Kid is At College
Wondering what you should help your kid pay for while at college? Here's a run down.
May 30, 2014
Avoid the College Debt Trap With This Savings Tool
Obtaining a college degree is one of the largest financial endeavors available to Americans.
May 28, 2014
Is It Worth It? 4 Stats About Student Borrowers
This information from Pew Research helps prospective borrowers weigh the benefits and costs of taking out student loans.
May 23, 2014
5 Things You Should Stop Paying for When Your Kid Graduates
It can be hard teaching a child to be financially independent, but parents can't support their kids forever.
May 06, 2014
After the Dress and Cake: Hidden Expenses of Tying the Knot
The marriage rate in the United States is decreasing, and based on all the financial downsides to tying the knot, it's not hard to understand why.
May 04, 2014
5 Most Profitable College Degrees
Here are the 5 most profitable bachelor’s degree programs.
April 26, 2014
College Planning: 7 Financial Mistakes to Avoid
These mistakes are definitely preventable, and it’s never too late to start saving the right way.
April 18, 2014
Will Millennials Become the Lost Generation?
Millennials are entering the real world with record amounts of debt and trying to build a career in one of the worst labor markets in history.
April 13, 2014
5 Retirement Myths Debunked
Here's the truth about five retirement myths.
April 08, 2014
Is College Changing Lives in a Bad Way?
While a college degree is still necessary for many jobs, the debt that often comes with a degree can be stifling.
April 06, 2014
5 Things You Must Do in Your 20s to Protect Your Financial Future
Your 20s is not too young to start saving.
March 27, 2014
Is the College Debt Bubble Schooling Graduate Students?
Millions of students decide to pursue a post-secondary education every year, often without any regard to the price tag.
February 22, 2014
5 Things To Do With an Unexpected, Large Cash Gift
When you receive a large amount of money that is unexpected, it can be a great opportunity to pay off debts, invest, or save for retirement.
February 20, 2014
Is Debt Becoming the American Dream Again?
Debt is often referred to as the money of slaves, because it creates obligations and reduces a person’s financial freedom.
February 15, 2014
5 Things to Consider When Saving for Your Child’s College Tuition
When it comes to saving money, kids do grow up way too fast. It's never too early or too late to start saving for college.
February 09, 2014
Planning for Retirement? Here Are 5 Crucial Points to Consider
Depending on how old you are, you may think about retirement daily, or perhaps, you've never thought about it all.
January 03, 2014
Is a College Education Still Important to Americans?
Just 36 percent of Americans considered a college education very important when Gallup first asked the question in 1978.
December 31, 2013
10 Worst States for College Graduates in Student Debt
Although there are many variables to consider during the college process, here’s a look at the 10 worst states if you are a recent college graduate with debt and a job.
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