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Starbucks is rolling out a program that would allow its workers to earn an online college degree at a steeply discounted rate.
"Happy Hearts Fund" is a non-profit dedicated to rebuilding schools and restoring opportunities to children after experiencing natural disasters. The fund's founder and chair Petra Nemcova, provides insight to its mission.
Senate Republicans blocked legislation aimed at letting people refinance their student loans at lower rates.
Recent graduates cheered Obama's student loan relief and even took a dose of tough love in stride. Still, they say, more needs to be done.
Congress needs to lower interest rates and colleges should be held accountable, Sen. Elizabeth Warren, D-Mass., said.
Many families are still supporting college grads, even after jobs are secured and student loans paid off. How do you cut the financial cord?
President Obama's expansion of the student loan program doesn't target the root cause of the problem, AEI's Andrew Kelly told CNBC.
Borrowers might find that newly expanded income-based student loan repayment won’t save them in the long run.
President Barack Obama will issue an executive action aimed at making it easier for young people to avoid trouble repaying student loans.
U.S. Census Bureau data shows adults older than 50 are among the fastest growing segment of unmarried couples.
Start-ups on campus? How universities can keep the next Mark Zuckerberg from dropping out.
The rules are simple. Keep things light. Remember to congratulate the graduates. And if you can do it from space—as one speaker did—that helps, too.
The housing comeback is stumbling, in part, under the weight of student loan debt in excess of $1 trillion, former FHA head David Stevens tells CNBC.
Today's grandparents paid for college when their own children were young. But today, over half are also helping foot the bill for grandkids.
If you fit into the culture of a company, you got the job, explains Dan Schawbel, Millennial Branding founder. He shares his best advice for college graduates on the job hunt, including having a positive attitude.
College isn't all about studying, but students need to know how to keep a lid on spending. Here's how to set a budget with your student.
CNBC's Robert Frank discusses Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg and his wife's $120 million donation to Bay Area schools, and whether it will be different than his Newark mistake.
Wal-Mart is helping a Houston-area high school teach students about the retail industry.
In academia, where brand reputation is everything, one university holds an enviable place when attracting students and money, the NYT reports.
One expert says athletes are likely to get a victory in a legal case that could change college sports.
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