• Money lessons every child should know Saturday, 16 Aug 2014 | 9:00 AM ET

    Spending on your kids can offer some practical lessons that you can use to teach about money. Here are three tips you need to teach now.

  • The best paying jobs for high school graduates Thursday, 14 Aug 2014 | 11:59 AM ET

    Instead of volunteering and building their resumes to nab a spot at a top university, some high school grads are taking full-time jobs. The Fiscal Times reports.

  • Pay $50 to see winning Harvard MBA essays Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 12:31 PM ET

    A student newspaper at Harvard is selling essays from students who won admission to the school's prestigious MBA program.

  • Purdue's Daniels sees pushback on college costs Wednesday, 13 Aug 2014 | 12:06 PM ET
    A student rides a bicycle past the bell tower on the campus of Purdue University in West Lafayette, Indiana.

    The seemingly "unlimited ability" of colleges to increase costs has "run its course" as a business model for higher education, Purdue's Mitch Daniels tells CNBC.

  • Mitch Daniels, Purdue University president, discusses a new joint effort between Amazon and Purdue University that aims to make it easier for college students to stock up on materials without breaking the bank.

  • Katie Libbe, Allianz Life, Louis Scatigna, AFM Investments CEO, discuss the changing landscape of college tuition payments and focus on the single-parent family.

  • Judge sides with athletes challenging NCAA pay Friday, 8 Aug 2014 | 6:39 PM ET
    NCAA Final Four signage at AT&T Stadium on March 31, 2014 in Arlington, Texas

    More than 20 current and former athletes sued, saying that players should share in the profits of college athletics.

  • Looking to trade on Ebola? Beware Thursday, 7 Aug 2014 | 2:04 PM ET
    Medical staff working with Medecins sans Frontieres (MSF) prepare to bring food to patients at the MSF Ebola treatment centre in Kailahun, Sierra Leone, July 20, 2014.

    Looking to trade on the Ebola scare? Ex-trader Turney Duff offers up what he'd do—and a word of caution.

  • Dawn of education's digital age: CEO     Wednesday, 6 Aug 2014 | 6:44 AM ET

    David Levin, McGraw-Hill Education CEO, discusses McGraw-Hill's plans to usher in a new era of digital education. We are seeing an opportunity to improve outcomes with technology, says Levin.

  • Tips help grandparents talk money with grandkids Tuesday, 5 Aug 2014 | 9:55 AM ET
    Nora Dacus, 78, helps grandson Ethan, 6, a first-grader, with his homework at their Bourbon, Mo., home. Cross-generational conversations present opportunities to discuss finances.

    Only 8 percent of grandparents are likely to start a conversation about money and saving for college, a study found. USA Today reports.

  • America's best college for your money is... Saturday, 2 Aug 2014 | 12:40 PM ET
    Tomasso Hall, Babson College

    Money Magazine’s surprising college rankings has Babson College ahead of Harvard and other notable Ivy League schools.

  • Stuck with student loans? Here's some help Friday, 1 Aug 2014 | 11:47 AM ET
    The Columbia University campus in New York.

    Student loan debt can be difficult to tackle. Here are five start-ups helping grads pay it off.

  • Ex-trader Turney Duff offers up advice on how to succeed on Wall Street.

  • Toyota's partnership with BGCA     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 8:40 AM ET

    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.

  • The logo for Taco Bell displayed outside a restaurant in Daly City, Calif.

    "Squawk Box's" Andrew Ross Sorkin asks Brian Niccol, Taco Bell incoming CEO, if sales have gone up in Colorado after the legalization of marijuana. Stay tuned, quips Niccol.

  • Brian Niccol, Taco Bell incoming CEO, discusses the company's partnership with the Boys and Girls Clubs of America to prep young people for the workforce.

  • Dr Pepper Snapple giving back to America's kids     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 7:46 AM ET

    Larry Young, Dr Pepper Snapple CEO, discusses the company's commitment to educate and encourage the nation's youth.

  • Oracle bridging the digital divide: Chairman     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 7:06 AM ET

    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.

  • Boys & Girls Clubs' call to action     Thursday, 31 Jul 2014 | 6:35 AM ET

    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.

  • This college beat Harvard in new ranking system Monday, 28 Jul 2014 | 1:36 PM ET
    Tomasso Hall, Babson College

    Money magazine drafted a new set of college rankings focused on money, and this college topped the list. The NYT reports.

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