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State offers free job training internships

State offers free job training internships

High paying jobs are going unfilled because employers can't find skilled workers. But one state has a solution. Here's a look at the future of free college education for high school grads…

Free college education for high school graduates

High paying jobs are going unfilled because employers can't find skilled workers to fill them. But one state has a solution to the problem. The governor of Tennessee has outlined a plan called Tennessee Promise that would allow all high school graduates to attend 2-year community colleges or technical schools ...

Should we fire underperforming teachers?

Should we fire underperforming teachers?

Should poorly performing public school teachers with tenure be allowed to keep their jobs? Students in California don't think so…and they've sued the state to prove their point.

Is a college degree truly worth getting today?

Is a college degree truly worth getting today?

Does a full four-year college education still pay in today's economy?

A new way to refinance private student loans?

The private student loan market is opening up with the first real chance of offering refinances that I've seen in about 10 years. The Cleveland Plain Dealer  reports a company called Charter One is advertising an Education Refinance Loan with fixed rates as low as 5.24% and a variable rate ...

Cut the cost of a 4-year college degree in half

Cut the cost of a 4-year college degree in half

Getting a degree doesn't have to break the bank. Here's an interesting way to cut the cost in half and still get the degree you want from a traditional 4-year college.

Save money on your college degree

Getting a college degree doesn't have to break the bank. Here's a new way for you to cut the cost in half and still get the degree you want from a traditional 4-year college. I've long talked about cutting college costs by doing your first 2 years at a community ...

Save for college tax-free with a 529 plan

If you're saving for your child's college, there's a tool that can help you get it done in a tax-free way. A 529 plan is the best way to save for your kid's college. 529 plans -- aka college-savings plans -- allow you, a relative, or a friend to put ...

Free smartphone service for college students

Free smartphone service for college students

College students can now qualify for 12 months of free smartphone service. Learn the details of this offer so you can decide if it makes sense for you.

Student loan forgiveness for homesteading

  Are you overwhelmed with student loan debt? Here's an out of the box idea that might help. Several communities across the country suffering from brain drain want to pay your educational bills in exchange for you being a homesteader. At least 50 counties in Kansas qualify as what are ...

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