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If you plan to borrow federal student loans for the next academic year, expect a higher interest rate. This is how much more your monthly loan payments will be down the road.
If you've spent every last dime on tuition, finding an affordable apartment, let alone a place to take a date, can be challenging. Not so much in these towns.
Nip huge student loan balances before they have a chance to grow. Apply to these schools to get a decent shot at some grants.
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High school graduation season is here, and your 12th grader still has no idea how much college will cost in the fall.
College graduates' optimism as to how soon they can achieve financial independence depends a great deal on their major. Here's some steps all students can take to improve their career prospects.
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The Department of Education will partner with the Department of Veteran Affairs to identify disabled student loan borrowers eligible for debt forgiveness.
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A new report by online loan marketplace Credible.com looks at which degrees lead to the most debt.
The Urban Institute mapped student loan debt across the country. People in some states are struggling more than others.
There hasn’t been a lot of information on the geographic distribution of student loan debt – until now. This map shows how much people owe in each state and county.
You may be on the hook for taxes and penalties if you use your 529 plan for primary and secondary school costs. Here's what you need to know.
For many students, deciphering the college aid letter is key to picking the right school. Here's how to do it ahead of decision day.
Delayed graduation rates. More expenses. Here's what you need to know before you transfer colleges.
Your child's financial aid award letter has arrived. Here's how to help your student understand the true cost of those student loans.
For this year’s crop of applicants, a whopping 99 percent of students and their parents say financial aid would be necessary to pay for college.
A new report shows which colleges offer the most scholarships and lead to the highest salaries for new grads.
Students prioritize location and "fit" of their college over price. Experts say affordability should get more attention.
As the need for high-level financial advice grows, wealth managers handling high-net-worth clients grow more important.
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