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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.
Burgeoning levels of student loan debt could slow down economic growth over time, Federal Reserve Chairman Jerome Powell said Thursday.
For those struggling with student debt, the Department of Education is looking at changing the process for discharging loans in bankruptcy.
In-state freshman applicants whose household adjusted gross income is $56,000 or less will be eligible for free tuition.
Taxes are just one factor in picking the right college savings plan. Here's what else you should know.
Despite their steep tuition tabs, these private schools are bringing costs way down with generous financial aid packages.
Student loan debt is on the rise. Here's how to make sure your college of choice is affordable.
For 2017 graduates, including those who don't have a job yet, the repayment process is about to begin.
MissionU gives young people a way to skip college and land a well-paying position without the student debt.
Unlock the keys to building a successful long-term financial plan: manage your money, grow your money, and protect it.
A globe-trotting look at the world of investing, from developed Europe and Asia trends to the least-traveled frontier markets.
A fixed-income strategy is key for investors who are retired or are approaching retirement. This special report details the range of tools and strategies used to manage a fixed income portfolio.