With only a few exceptions, student debt holders should at least explore a refinancing scenario. Here's what you can do to lessen the burden.
Are you, like most people, stressed about money? Learn why a financial planner can help you fiscal and mental well-being.
If you're thinking now's the time to buy a home, you'll be jumping in at a time when housing prices are rising. Here's what to consider before you jump.
More students are borrowing money to fund their college degrees, forcing many millennials to postpone purchases of a car or home or other milestone.
Retirement is decades away for even the oldest millennials, but there are some very real problems ahead if they don't take action soon.
Looking to score a scholarship to help further your education? Here are 10 tips for students seeking merit-based scholarships to pay for college.
Student loan debt and high youth unemployment have made college an even more expensive proposition. However, there's room to haggle.
A 20-something racks up debt pursuing a dream career - and now needs pointers on how to dig out while living on an irregular income.
In the 20 years since trade schools started popping up on U.S. stock exchanges, allegations of misconduct have been rampant. New rules seek to change that.
Short-term, skills-based courses offer new higher education alternatives that could challenge, or neatly supplement, a college degree.
Here are 10 sneaky ways you're losing money before you even have a chance to use it. See how you can keep more of your paycheck for yourself next month.
Of all generations, Gen-Xers feel the least-prepared for retirement -- and the most financially at-risk, beating out even boomers and millennials.
Americans learned a big lesson about carrying too much debt after the financial crisis, right? A report showing debt levels rising suggests otherwise.
The federal government will erase much of the debt of students who attended the now-defunct Corinthian Colleges, officials announced Monday.
Consumer borrowing surged again in April, helped by the largest gain in credit card borrowing in a year.
Total student loan debt held by Americans stands at more than $1.3 trillion -- and it's having an enormous negative impact on our nation's economy.
In this time of celebration and uncertainty for college graduates, one rule should reign supreme when making money decisions: the less than 50 percent rule.