Michael Groff, Toyota Financial Services CEO, discusses Toyota's partnership with the Boys and Girls Clubs of America and its mentoring program to help at risk high school students prepare for college.» Read More
Jeffrey Henley, Oracle chairman, discusses the company's participation in the STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) education program and its focus to inspire and empower young people in the U.S. We primarily target kids at risk, says Henley.
Ron Gidwitz, Boys and Girls Clubs of America chairman; Jim Clark, Boys and Girls Clubs of America president & CEO, and Mark Lazarus, NBC Sports chairman, discuss BGCA's new initiative to redefine the opportunity equation for kids. We need people to think about youngsters in a meaningful way, says Gidwitz.
The Sallie Mae study also finds that the average spent for college last year was $20,882, after reaching a peak of $24,097 in 2010.
Money magazine drafted a new set of college rankings focused on money, and this college topped the list. The NYT reports.
The NCAA is no longer requiring athletes to authorize the use of their likenesses, NYT reports.
Youth sport travel is growing faster than family vacation spending. Here's why, and what it means for family finances.
Millennials are keenly focused on trying to take control of their own financial destiny.
In just three years, the number of Executive MBA programs with six-figure price tags has gone from 22 to 40. Here's who tops the list.
U.K. university leavers face a double boon this summer, with both graduate vacancies and wages seen up on last year.
New research from the San Francisco Fed shows slow wage growth for new grads, a trend that reflects continued weakness in the economy.
Saving enough money for retirement is the first step toward building your nest egg, but just as important is where you invest that money.
Meet two of New York's "Funniest Lawyers!" Prepare to be dazzled with tales of student loans and ... herpes? Ewwww...
Almost one million students in community colleges across the country lack access to low cost federal loans.
Hall of Fame baseball player Cal Ripken Jr., is in the Twin Cities, and speaks about honoring teachers from around the U.S., as well as his best advice for saving money.
Regulators are spotting abuse as companies shift away from traditional targets to zero in on student loans. The New York Times reports.
Starting college? Don't forget to take along these tips for managing and saving your money.
The U.S. placed second in a financial literacy quiz given to 15-year olds in 18 countries around the world. Dan Iannicola, The Financial Literacy Group President and CEO, says the U.S. needs adequately trained teachers, in addition to bringing financial literacy in the classroom.
I think you can trace some of the financial crisis to awful financial decisions that people made, says Alan Krueger, Princeton economics professor, sharing his thoughts on the importance of financial literacy.
Some experts said they are worried the new kindergarten test may be too difficult.
The "Pay As You Earn" plan caps payments at 10 percent of their income, and the balance will be forgiven after 20 years of on-time payments.
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