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Many universities are pushing to provide students a free year of tuition if they don't graduate on time.
But some college offers of free tuition for a fifth year come with strings attached to get students to finish in four years.
Shady companies are charging unaware borrowers for federal student-loan services that are available for free.
Assets in 529 college savings plans hit new highs, though the average account wouldn't cover one year at a public university.
College dropouts like Bill Gates made billions, but if you plan to complete your studies, Harvard may offer the best chance of becoming a millionaire.
College dropouts like Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates made billions, but if you plan to complete your studies, Harvard University may offer the best chance of becoming a millionaire afterwards. That is according to a report from data provider WealthInsight, which ranked colleges across the world by how many millionaire alumni they had produced.
Some of the biggest colleges and universities in the U.S. are being sued for high retirement fees.
If elected, Hillary Clinton would have paid the highest federal income tax rate of any president since Gerald Ford.
Democratic presidential candidate Hillary Clinton speaks about her economic platform, including her fight to make college debt-free for all.
The wealth gap between minorities and whites has grown exponentially. What are possible solutions to help families reach parity?
Micah Amezquita is in sixth grade and he just started his own business in his neighborhood to save for college.
When it comes to saving for retirement, student loan debt may not be an insurmountable hurdle, a new study has found.
Among parents saving for college, nearly half have recently withdrawn funds — and most aren't using that money for education.
Americans owe nearly $1.3 trillion in student debt. Find out which states are the friendliest to people with loans and which aren't.
More borrowers are refinancing their student debt at lower rates to save thousands, but they may lose some consumer protections.
Bankrate survey shows that 60 percent of Americans support tuition-free college.
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