Consumers increased their borrowing in February, driven by a jump in auto and student loans that offset a second monthly decline in credit card borrowing.
First-year college students are showing less responsible financial behavior than even two years ago, according to a new study.
Starbucks says it will now cover four years of tuition reimbursement for workers to earn an online undergraduate degree -- not just two years.
Refinancing your student loans seems to be fashionable lately. Let's look at the hype and see if refinancing is really worth it.
Members of the Corinthian 100 argue that the U.S. should have regulated schools better and informed students that their schools were under investigation.
Some taxpayers are discovering the income tax refund they thought was coming has instead has been seized to pay their defaulted student loan debt.
Fall too far behind on your student loans, and you might lose your license to work, practice a profession or even drive a car.
Learn about the most expensive, the most unfortunate and other mosts of stadium and bowl naming rights.
President Barack Obama is aiming to clamp down on the private companies that service federal student debt with a presidential memorandum he signed Tuesday.
Don't know where to start in planning your financial future? Consider these six areas, including your student loans, insurance and happiness.
Sending a child off to college this fall? These often-overlooked factors can make a huge difference in college costs.
Paying off student loans is worthy of a celebration, but you'll want to be strategic about it. Here's why.
Obama wants to make two years of community college free for all high school graduates -- with some restrictions. Let's look at the issues involved.
Barack Obama backed away from his intent to remove the tax-free status of 529 education savings accounts after pressure from Republicans and Democrats.
The current tax advantages of 529 college savings plans should continue to help students avoid being crushed by debt. Let Obama know how you feel.
One man recounts the moment he realized he and his wife were drowning in debt, and how digging themselves out transformed their finances -- and their lives.
A proposal from Obama's State of the Union address on 529 and Coverdell college savings plans revives an idea: Can Uncle Sam change tax laws retroactively?
Student loan debt is near the top among household debts, and the burden is holding young college graduates back in life. Here's how to better manage it.
President Obama unveils an ambitious proposal to pay for two years of community college, saying education shouldn't be a privilege reserved for a few.
U.S. consumers increased their borrowing in November, as stronger demand for auto and student loans offset a drop in credit card debt.
By maximizing credits, deductions and other tax breaks, college students can give themselves the best financial position for the rest of their lives.
The White House releases a draft of its plan to rate U.S. colleges and tie federal aid to performance as a way to coax institutions to pull up their socks.
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