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5 Top Websites for Snaring College Financial Aid

A host of websites exist to steer parents toward private- and government-sponsored student loans, grants and scholarships. Here are five notable sites to help cut through college aid information overload.

SAT Scores Fall: A Harbinger of U.S. Economic Decline

SAT scores continued to decline across the U.S., according to the College Board which creates and administers the popular college entrance exams. It's yet another data point in the suggesting that America is falling behind much of the rest of the world in terms of educational attainment.