Deadlines to fill out the FAFSA, or Free Application for Federal Student Aid, are around the corner. Here is what you need to know about the process.
Education incentives, including Coverdell savings accounts, were last minute saves in the Tax Act.
Grandparents can provide a meaningful contribution to a child's education, but read the fine print.
Don’t wait until your child is on his or her way to college to look for scholarship money. Even young kids can use their talents to build up their educational nest egg.
A bill to reform school lunch and breakfast programs would provide healthier meals to more students.
A recent study found that monetary incentives had only a modest effect on students’ educational performance.
A student wants to accelerate her degree program or pursue two at once, without compromising her financial aid.
With college application deadlines looming, the pressure is on for high school seniors to write the perfect essay. But what are schools really looking for?
Our expert helps a mother preparing to send her daughter to college.
One parent asks whether it's okay to use home equity to help pay for college. MainStreet's expert, Mark Kantrowitz, has the answer.