The U.S. government announced plans to forgive the Federal loan debt of students who attended Corinthian Colleges, or other for-profit schools.
Author Lee Siegel discusses the likely outcome if students defaulted on college loans.
The city of San Francisco has launched an initiative to enroll all incoming kindergarten students into his or her own college savings account. Insight, with Jose Cisneros, San Francisco Treasurer.
Before filing your Free Application for Federal Student Aid, you need to know exactly what you're getting into.
Retirees are bringing unprecedented levels of student loan debt into their later years, according to a new report. USA Today reports.
Once homeless and a high school dropout, Tonika Morgan is now headed to Harvard, and she turned to crowdfunding to pay for it.
Rohit Chopra, CFPB Student Loan Ombudsman, takes a public inquiry into student loan servicing practices.
A state budget squeeze is pushing college students into more debt. CNBC's Kate Rogers reports.
CNBC's Julia Boorstin and SoFi's CEO Mike Cagney, discusses how his company provides non-banking alternatives for debt refinancing, which placed him 25th on CNBC's annual Disruptor 50 list.
This nonbank alternative to student-loan funding has already funded over $2 billion in loans—and envisions an IPO next year.
Pershing Square's Bill Ackman is warning student loans are a massive threat to the credit market. Louis Beryl, Earnest co-founder and CEO, and "Shark Tank" investor Kevin O'Leary, discuss.
With student loans a financial albatross for many recent college graduates, it pays to know how you can get your student loans forgiven.
Here's why the "debt strike" sentiment is catching on.
You can take control of your student loan debt and tame the antics of debt collectors in 6 simple steps, writes credit expert Diana Nichols.
UnCollege's Dale Stephens is a dropout with a business plan to get more kids to drop pricey college degrees. And so far, it's working.
Getting a college education can lead to student debt but here are a few tips to pay those loans off fast to save more. CNBC's Landon Dowdy reports.
Millennial entrepreneurship has slowed, and so has the percentage of debt of those under 30. CNBC's Kate Rogers explains the complicated relationship between young American entrepreneurs and debt.
Mad Money host Jim Cramer says saving for retirement is a priority for parents, and explains the 529 savings plan -- which can help parents save for their children's college expenses.
Stressed about money? Here are a few tips to handling your debt, CNBC's Sharon Epperson reports.
Rob Lieber, New York Times columnist, discusses President Obama's flip-flop on college savings plans, and shares insight on how to talk to children about money.