Education / College & University

  • 13 things I learned about money in my 20s

      

    Like many people nearing the big 3-0, I’ve spent some time thinking (obsessing) about where I am in my life and what I want to accomplish going forward. While many of those thoughts have...

  • 96-year-old WWII veteran earns college degree 65 years later

      

    It took 65 years to complete, but a 96-year-old WWII veteran finally has his college degree. Read more: 6 ways to celebrate Armed Forces Day Alfonso Gonzales graduated from high...

  • How to spot a student loan scam

      

    We all know that scammers live amongst us. They’re trying to find out our personal information to gain access to our bank accounts, our health care, our savings... and increasingly,...

  • These four siblings are all graduating college together

      

    The Wimberley family has a lot to celebrate. The four Wimberley siblings -- Danielle, 22, twins James and Mark, 20, and Michael, 17, are all graduating from Chapman University in...

  • Half of parents now expect kids to cover the cost of college

      

    With college tuitions skyrocketing, it’s no surprise parents are worried whether they have enough to cover the cost. According to the fifth annual survey from Discover Student Loans,...

  • Top 10 best and worst cities to start your career

      

    When it comes to starting your career, you want to live in a place where there are a lot of job opportunities and where your money will stretch the furthest. WalletHub has crunched the numbers...

  • Top 25 highest paying companies in America

      

    Glassdoor has just released their list of the 25 highest-paying companies in America for 2016. For those not familiar with the site, it offers free salary data for a variety of companies...

  • The good news about college graduate hiring rates

      

    Good news for new college grads! Employers are planning to hire you this year, according to a new CareerBuilder survey. Business majors are in highest demand, followed by computer and...

  • Ongoing telephone scam targets college students

      

    College students are being scammed by fake FBI agents wanting personal information.

  • 6 free ways to learn how to code

      

    The future of education is all about lifelong learning, but too many people don't further their education after they get out of school. Now the beauty of the Internet can come to rescue...

  • This essay about Costco got a high school senior into 5 Ivy League schools

      

    Most high school seniors have received college acceptance letters by April and must decide which schools they'll attend by May.  For those with more than one offer, the decision...

  • Top 40 highest-paying college degrees

      

    When it comes to going to school, you want to make sure the degree you're investing in will pay dividends for years to come. Read more: 3 tax deductions for people who work from...

  • Strategies for paying back student loans faster

      

    Are you feeling burdened by student loan debt? According to this Wall Street Journal article, among 2015 college graduates, the students that graduated with student loan debt will owe an...

  • 7 things nobody tells you after you graduate

      

    When you graduate from college and join the “real world,” there are a lot of things people don’t tell you.

  • These 25 colleges had the biggest tuition hikes

      

    On March 4, the University of Southern California announced its tuition for the 2016-2017 school year will surpass $50,000 for the first time in school history. This makes it one of the most...