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NBA star LeBron James is upset with colleges who are already trying to recruit his son, 10-year-old LeBron Jr.
Obama's proposed budget would allow the long-term unemployed to withdraw up to $50,000 from their retirement plans penalty free.
The IRS offers some provisions for early withdrawals from your retirement accounts. But there's a steep price to pay.
Ron Lieber, author of "The Opposite of Spoiled," shares his advice on how to raise kids to be financially successful adults.
Millennials are more likely to rent than to own, but most don't have renters insurance. That could be a costly mistake.
Opening 529 plans to more savers is nice, but doesn't the government cause enough tuition inflation already?
Rep. Jenkins is seeking support for a bill that will boost 529 college-savings plans — not tax them, like President Obama proposed.
It still pays to have a college degree, but new research shows the benefit varies depending on the field and level of experience, NBCNews reports.
UMass reversed a controversial policy change and continue to accept Iranian nationals into science and engineering programs, NBC News reports.
Celebrities are working to help transform learning for kids in U.S. public schools. Vanessa Kirsch, founder and CEO of venture philanthropy fund "New Profit," explains the focus of the fund.
Here's how to stop overspending, undersaving and racking up credit card debt.
Five steps to help you and your significant other figure out what you really want from your money now and in the future.
This Ivy League school is the alma mater for seven chief executives who led their companies' IPOs last year.
Despite formidable financial challenges, millennials may still end up better off than their parents.
The University of California Student Association passed a resolution urging the system to divest from corporations that work with the U.S.
Sixty percent of affluent credit card holders say cash back is their favorite perk, a new report finds.
CNBC's Jeff Cox sits downs with Stephanie Landsman, CNBC producer, to discuss how higher learning has evolved and the growing popularity of obtaining an MBA online.
Investments by academic institutions did well in 2014, boosting long-term performance records hit during the financial crisis.
President Obama has dropped his controversial proposal to tax 529 plans, but as CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports, the ability to withdraw tax-fee funds for higher education isn't the only reason these plans are an attractive vehicle for millions of families to save for college.
College 529 accounts aren't just for the super-rich, it turns out. And the average amount saved will barely cover a year's tuition.
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