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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.
President Obama's proposed tax on 529 college savings accounts is stirring up debate about whether it would help or hurt the middle class.
If 529 plans get taxed, a Roth IRA can be another tax-free option for saving for college.
It pays to start teaching your children early and often about money. Here's how to make the lessons stick.
Zach Sims, Codeacademy CEO, discusses his company's initiative to create a generation of coders around the globe.
About 4.4 million men and 2.8 million women have hidden a bank or credit card account from their partner. And that's not all.
Initiatives to make college affordable are "absolutely critical" to middle class success, the head of UPenn told CNBC.
Sen. Marco Rubio, (R-Fla.), shares his thoughts on offering students free community college.
David Thomas, Dean of the McDonough School of Business, Georgetown University, discusses the rationale of viewing business education from a global context and outlines how the university benefited from a relaxation in U.S.-China visa rules.
Wages have been slow to rise, but polls find that many workers never even ask for a raise. Here are some ways you can ask for one.
CNBC contributor Carol Roth says it doesn't address the problems faced by youth in America.
President Obama is proposing a plan to make community college free for all Americans. CNBC's Sharon Epperson looks at where the money to pay for it could come from.
Speaking after French police put down two terror sieges, President Barack Obama offered law enforcement and counterintelligence support to America's oldest ally.
If your new year's resolution is to improve your finances, these 10 step can help you reach your goal.
Obama wants to make two years of community college free and universally available, saying he would propose this at the State of the Union speech.
For-profit education provider Apollo Education's profit plunged nearly 66 percent as student enrollments fell.
With South Korea's youth unemployment at a 14-year high and hiring sluggish, thousands of students due to graduate are likely to instead stay on campus.
Alpha Phi Alpha is facing a $3 million lawsuit from a Bowie State University student claiming he was hazed while pledging.
CNBC's Sharon Epperson takes a look at trends in the rising costs of education.
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