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  • Faced with an endless stream of college graduates, employers are "inflating" their requirements. 

    Nearly 90 percent of cities hold more people with a bachelor's degree than jobs requiring that education.

  • NEW YORK, Oct 17- As U.S. high school seniors pare down their college wish lists and parents sweat over the bills, a new study by student loan lender Sallie Mae illustrates the gulf between the sticker price of college and the actual cost. While tuition for a four-year private college averages $48,000 a year, according to the College Board, the typical family pays...

  • NEW YORK, Oct 17- As U.S. high school seniors pare down their college wish lists and parents sweat over the bills, a new study by student loan lender Sallie Mae illustrates the gulf between the sticker price of college and the actual cost. While tuition for a four-year private college averages $48,000 a year, according to the College Board, the typical family pays...

  • Only around 10 percent of ninth graders correctly estimated the cost of one year at a public four-year college in their state, according to new data. 

  • Senator Elizabeth Warren

    The test by a Stanford genetics professor finds "strong evidence" that Warren's heritage included Native American DNA six to 10 generations ago.

  • Maine

    To attract younger workers, Maine is providing tax credits to student loan borrowers. 

  • The FAFSA season opened October 1 for the 2019-2020 school year – and the sooner students file, the better. 

  • A Duke ID stored in Apple Wallet

    Students at three U.S. universities can now store digital versions of their student ID in Apple Wallet on an iPhone or Apple Watch. The IDs can still open doors and be used to purchase food.

  • LONDON Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee Member Silvana Tenreyro: Chairing session at Rebuilding Macroeconomics Annual Conference on Bringing Psychology and Social Sciences into Macroeconomics, London 1450 GMT. ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in panel on "Economic Development" before the...

  • LONDON Bank of England Monetary Policy Committee Member Silvana Tenreyro: Chairing session at Rebuilding Macroeconomics Annual Conference on Bringing Psychology and Social Sciences into Macroeconomics, London 1450 GMT. ATLANTA- Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta President Raphael Bostic participates in panel on "Economic Development" before the...

  • LONDON- Bank of England Executive Director, Financial Stability Strategy and Risk, Alex Brazier, gives speech at Conference on Non-bank Financial Institutions and Financial Stability', Bank of England- 0800 GMT. LONDON Bank of England Deputy Governor, Markets and Banking Dave Ramsden gives speech at Society of Professional Economists Annual Conference,...

  • FAFSA

    The FAFSA season opens Monday for the 2019-2020 school year – and the sooner students file, the better. 

  • Students Using Mobile Phones In The Corridor

    White borrowers pay down their education debt at a rate of 10 percent a year, compared with 4 percent for black borrowers, a study finds.  

  • Average balances in 529 college savings plans have hit a high of $24,153, as the government expands their use to tuition for pre-college private schools.

  • LONDON- Participation by ECB chief economist Peter Praet in opening keynote dialogue at FT Investment Management Summit Rebalancing Return and Risk Amid Global Recovery in London 0810 GMT. LONDON- Guest talk by ECB chief economist Peter Praet at an event organized by InTouch Capital Markets in London 1330 GMT. LONDON- Member of the Prudential Regulation...

  • **LONDON- Participation by ECB chief economist Peter Praet in opening keynote dialogue at FT Investment Management Summit Rebalancing Return and Risk Amid Global Recovery in London 0810 GMT. **LONDON- Guest talk by ECB chief economist Peter Praet at an event organized by InTouch Capital Markets in London 1330 GMT. LONDON Bank of England's External Monetary...

  • **LONDON- Participation by ECB chief economist Peter Praet in opening keynote dialogue at FT Investment Management Summit Rebalancing Return and Risk Amid Global Recovery in London 0810 GMT. **FRANKFURT- Opening remarks by ECB Board Member Benoit Coeure at annual meeting of ECB's Money Market Contact Group in Frankfurt 1200 GMT. **LONDON- Guest talk by ECB chief...

  • FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21 FRANKFURT- Bank of France Deputy Governor Sylvie Goulard and Bundesbank Board Member Joachim Wuermeling speak at a conference in Frankfurt. TOKYO- Bank of Japan releases minutes of monetary policy meeting held on July 30 and 31 2350 GMT. LONDON Bank of England's External Monetary Policy Committee member Gertjan Vlieghe gives speech at...

  • **BERLIN- German Finance Minister Olaf Scholz holds a speech on "100 years of sales tax" in Germany- 0730 GMT. FRANKFURT- Bundesbank President Jens Weidmann speaks in Freiburg, Germany- 1515 GMT. STOCKHOLM- Riksbank Deputy Governor Cecilia Skingsley will hold a breakfast presentation on the economic situation and current monetary policy- 0700 GMT.

  • Young students registering for classes at college campus

    Whether your child opts for a public or private college, there are a few opportunities to save money and limit borrowing. Here's what you should know.