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Articles About college debt
May 19, 2015
Why Your College Major Is More Important Than Enrolling
There's a million factors to help you decide whether college is worth it or not. But your major often determines your paycheck more than anything else.
May 13, 2015
Can Starbucks Save the Middle Class from Financial Ruin?
The American middle class is exhausted. The coffee giant is trying to do something about it.
May 03, 2015
5 Reasons Why You Should Not Take Out Student Loans
Many students have to borrow in order to go to college, but a loan can cost more than you think.
April 20, 2015
3 Signs Affording College Is Still Too Hard
Here's how we know education is still an expensive and difficult path to success for many.
April 19, 2015
5 Reasons Why You Shouldn’t Go to College
College is the right choice for many people, but it may not be the right choice for you. Here's why.
April 12, 2015
7 Money Management Tips for College Grads
Entering the real world can be tough. Take the edge off and get the money part of it right.
April 01, 2015
The 5 Worst College Majors If You Want to Make Money
Want to make money? Don't pick these five majors.
March 13, 2015
10 Best States to Escape From College Debt
Student loans can hinder young adults from building a secure financial future.
March 13, 2015
Top 10 Most Expensive States to go to College
New research shows that the cost of obtaining a degree could receive a more modest inflation rate, but plenty of schools across the nation still come with large price tags.
February 28, 2015
5 Hard Truths About Saving for College and the Cost of Education
Rising costs, a dense financial environment, and a tough economy have made it increasingly difficult for families to save for college.
February 23, 2015
3 Easy Methods You Can Use to Save for Your Kids’ College Tuition
Parenting is one of the most rewarding experiences in life, but it is also one of the most expensive.
January 23, 2015
How to Get the Highest Return on Your Time at College
You should get your money's worth while you are in school. Here's how to maximize your investment.
December 14, 2014
6 States Where Average Student Debt Is Over $30,000
Student loan levels continue to rise with each passing school year, but how much varies significantly by state and college.
December 13, 2014
3 Reasons Why Millennials Don’t Trust the Economy
The financial crisis shattered confidence levels across the nation and left side effects that will continue to impact Americans for years, if not decades.
December 03, 2014
5 Ways to Cut Costs While in College
Here are five ways to cut down on regular expenses during your university years.
November 30, 2014
10 States in the Most Financial Distress
If debt is the money of slaves, a disturbing number of people are living in servitude.
November 28, 2014
Is Debt America’s New National Pastime?
After five years of deleveraging imposed by the financial crisis, debt levels across the economy are on the rise.
November 22, 2014
Millennials: Forgive Us, for We Have Student Debt
Someone needs to atone for the sins of student debt, but a large number of millennials believe it won’t be them.
November 11, 2014
Generation X: Are You Worse Off Than Your Parents?
Despite receiving higher paychecks, Generation Xers are not building wealth like their parents.
October 31, 2014
3 Popular Myths About Saving for College
Paying for college is one of the heaviest financial burdens weighing on families.
October 25, 2014
10 States Suffering the Most From College Debt
The path to higher education is increasingly being paved in debt.
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 27, 2014
3 Big Money Mistakes You Should Avoid in College
In addition to majoring in a field that will hopefully lead to a decent-paying job after graduation, students need to pass several financial tests.
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.
September 16, 2014
How Widespread Is the College Debt Epidemic?
A college degree is quickly becoming synonymous with student debt.
June 29, 2014
Tuition Is Too Damn High, But Savings Bonds Can Help Pay for College
As college tuition becomes more and more expensive, parents are continuously looking for the best ways to help their children pay for school.
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 17, 2014
4 Ways High Student Debt Burdens Are Hurting the Economy
Student debt burdens aren't just hurting college graduates.
June 09, 2014
Welcome Back to the United States of Debt
After more than five years of slowly repairing their finances, Americans are leveraging up personal balance sheets again.
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