New research from the San Francisco Fed shows slow wage growth for new grads, a trend that reflects continued weakness in the economy.» Read More
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.
CNBC's Jane Wells reports on Starbucks' offer to help employees obtain a bachelor's degree. But there's a catch...
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.
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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