Archive for 'College'
May 24, 2013 - Nearly three-quarters of this year's college grads have college-related debt -- averaging $35,200. Shocked? So are the grads.
May 24, 2013 - Would you rather skip the all-nighters and hard tests, and coast your way through school?
May 15, 2013 - More than half of all student loans are now delinquent or in deferral.
May 13, 2013 - Not washing your clothes was one person's "crazy" method of saving money. Some of the other suggestions are equally counterproductive and not cost-effective in the long run.
May 02, 2013 - The Credit CARD Act made it more difficult for young people to get credit, but there are still ways to get approved for your first credit card.
May 01, 2013 - Next year, federal financial aid forms will allow students with cohabiting parents to include both their incomes, even if they're unmarried or are the same sex.
Apr 10, 2013 - New technology is helping professors spy on student study habits to make sure they're trying to learn.
Mar 26, 2013 - The number of college kids using credit cards dropped 10 percentage points between 2010 and 2012.
Mar 22, 2013 - The Supreme Court said there's nothing illegal about buying cheaper foreign editions and reselling them here.
Mar 15, 2013 - The Consumer Financial Protection Bureau wants to take a role in overseeing student loan companies to make sure borrowers are treated fairly.
Mar 14, 2013 - If you're considering using a paid service to help you deal with problem student loans, read this.
Mar 04, 2013 - The move is to dodge millions in outstanding debts from lawsuits against the company and its founder.
Feb 27, 2013 - Some people graduate with a 2-year degree into $50,000-a-year jobs. And some with 4-year degrees make $10 an hour.
Feb 25, 2013 - Finish those exams and pack your bags: It's time for Spring Break! Haven't planned yours yet? We've got lots of ways to save.
Feb 22, 2013 - Young adults have been quicker to tackle debt during and after the recession than their elders.