Leaving your college-bound child on your family’s insurance policy could be very wise or a costly mistake. Here’s how to decide.
Tradition and emotion often cause people to overspend. Who says you should pay three months’ salary for an engagement ring?
College costs a bundle, but at least your student ID will entitle you to discounts on laptops, food, cellphone plans and lots of other stuff.
Meanwhile, states and schools haven’t offered more aid to help families keep pace with rising college costs.
This week: why it’s OK to pay $200 for a haircut, how inflation helps the rich, why credit cards aren’t evil, 29 work-from-home careers, and 10 things you didn’t learn in college but should have.
For students borrowing this year, the student loan law is good news. Here’s how it affects new loans, and what to look out for.
Federal student loan borrowers have options to repay based on their income and eventually get the balance forgiven. Why don’t many use it?