Archive for 'College'
Oct 23, 2012 - Some schools are offering students grant money and financial education so they can avoid taking on debt (and making the school look bad).
Oct 19, 2012 - A look at five interesting personal finance posts from other bloggers around the Web. This week: free college, financial checkup, Social Security myths, banking fees, and things you should never keep in your wallet.
Oct 18, 2012 - Important news for college students and quiz show contestants: All-nighters mess up your memory.
Oct 12, 2012 - The census bureau just released a first-ever report analyzing lifetime earnings by degree. How major is the impact of your major? Bigger than you think...
Oct 08, 2012 - Passing math isn't the same as understanding how credit works – and your grade here matters a lot longer.
Oct 03, 2012 - Don't believe in rebates? This guy paid for $3,500 in college tuition with rebates from everyday items he purchased (and often resold) online.
Sep 07, 2012 - Tech-savvy careers dominated the University of California San Diego's new career list.
Sep 07, 2012 - Which school has the best parties? The best food? The most financial aid? Check out the list.
Aug 27, 2012 - Bad economy? Rising tuition? Fewer scholarships? Some families have found savings despite all that.
Aug 23, 2012 - A new study says a lack of exercise is now the top children's health concern – more than smoking and drug abuse.
Aug 21, 2012 - A new study shows the lifetime earnings of college-educated workers are nearly double those without degrees. The unemployment rate for recent high school grads is also four times as high as for recent college grads.
Aug 20, 2012 - Want to start a college fund? 529s have tax benefits – and parents who use them save more than those who don't.
Aug 17, 2012 - The average sticker price for a public university is about $8,000 a year. Yet the average student pays less than a third that amount. Here's how they do it.
Aug 14, 2012 - Sure, back-to-school specials are everywhere this month. But that's not the only deal out there as summer winds down. Here's a list.
Aug 13, 2012 - Classes start soon, so time for a pop quiz: Is your student properly insured? Here's a cheat sheet.