The company believes the attempts are crucial to tackling the US student debt issue.
Bankrate survey shows that 60 percent of Americans support tuition-free college.
At a time when money is cheap, the web retailer is partnering with Wells Fargo to sell student loans.
Hillary Clinton's new higher education plan would eliminate tuition for families with incomes up to $125,000 at in-state public institutions.
Jeff Selingo, "Life AFter College" author, and Patrick Chung, Xfund Partner, debate the merits of students taking a gap year before college, or even going to college at all.
For graduates with record student loan debt and entry-level jobs, choosing a credit card may have big consequences.
Managing your student loan debt can be difficult at times, CNBC’s Sharon Epperson highlights a few apps for college grads that will help organize their financial life.
Former FDIC Sheila Bair of Washington College,
Before privately refinancing a federal student loan as a "no-brainer," it's important to understand the consequences of such actions.
CNBC's Steve Liesman reports on first quarter household debt, and the health of new delinquent loans.
Fees to companies to originate loans vary widely and have drawn regulators' attention.
Black students are twice as likely to borrow money to finance their education than their white counterparts.
David Klein, CEO of online lender CommonBond, explains how his start-up is on track to surpass $1 billion in total loans funded.
Most students attending community colleges fail to eventually earn a bachelor's degree.
CNBC's Rick Santelli discusses deficiencies in banks' living wills and corporate tax inversions with Sheila Bair, Former chair of the FDIC and Washington College President.
Jeff Selingo, author of "There is life after college," and Dale Stephens, Uncollege founder & CEO, discuss their views.
The process of applying for college scholarships and financial aid can be daunting, but CNBC’s Sharon Epperson breaks down the path to success.
Jessica Rabe, ConvergEx Group research associate, provides insight to why 80 million millennials in the U.S. do not own stocks, and how Wall Street can make it easier for millennials to get invested.
University of South Florida President Judy Genshaft discusses the state of student debt and how students can ease this burden.
University of South Florida President Judy Genshaft, discusses college costs, the state of student debt, how engaged students are in politics and the innovations in college education.