Education / College & University

  • The college majors that earn the most and least money after graduation

      

    There are a few ways to go about choosing a college major. If you pick a field you're interested in, it'll make the process of finding a job you like a lot easier down the road. But then...

  • These programs can help erase your student loan debt

      

    With 43 million Americans struggling to pay of their student loan debt, more and more people are looking for ways to reduce the burden of those seemingly never-ending monthly payments. If...

  • These cities will help pay your student loans!

      

    Are you overwhelmed with student loan debt? Here's an unusual idea that might help. Several communities across the country that are suffering from "brain drain" -- where all the...

  • 529 plans expand to allow more eligible expenses

      

    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. The best way to save for college is a 529 plan A 529 plan is the best...

  • Zip codes now being used to set car insurance premiums

      

    It's not just creditworthiness and level of education that's being used to set your insurance premiums. Now some insurers are using your zip code! A new metric that insurers use against...

  • Government forgives student loans due to college's deceptive tactics

      

    The Washington Post reported last week that per the Obama administration, $28 million in student loans will be forgiven to 1,312 former Corinthian College students, a...

  • Best 529 plans to help pay for college

      

    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 money aside as an investment for a child's...

  • Is your campus taking kickbacks from banks?

      

    Did you know some of the giant monster mega banks have been paying massive kickbacks to universities and alumni groups for the right to push debt to students? The banks are buying lists of home...

  • Is your campus taking kickbacks from banks?

      

    Did you know some of the giant monster mega banks have been paying massive kickbacks to universities and alumni groups for the right to push debt to students? The banks are buying lists of home...

  • 9 ways to pay for college without student loans

      

    Student loan debt in the U.S. has reached about $1.2 trillion -- including both federal and private student loans. It's no secret that college isn't cheap -- and the price of education...

  • How to get an apprenticeship and avoid student loan debt

      

    Given that student loan debt in the U.S. tops $1.2 trillion and the average graduate owed over $30,000 in 2015, it’s no surprise topics like how to start paying student loans are...

  • 5 things to know about paying off your student loans

      

    The grace period on student loans is about to expire for recent graduates. And while the idea of being able to pay off that debt may seem impossible right now for people who were in...

  • 10 colleges that are lowering tuition costs

      

    The cost of attending college has been getting worse and worse -- leaving students in the U.S. with a collective student loan bill of more than $1 trillion. In fact, according to Kiplinger,...

  • Pay off student loan debt or save for retirement? You can do both!

      

    Editor's note: This article originally appeared on GetRichSlowly.com. In my recent post, “Why investing can be better than paying down debt,” Dianecy’s comment raised a...

  • Better alternative to a private student loan

      

    If you're considering a private student loan to help with college expenses, stop. Here’s what to do instead.