Millions of Americans rely on student loans to help pay for college, but understanding the jargon associated with them can be overwhelming. Here’s a simple guide to 10 terms all borrowers should know.
Some bachelor’s degrees really are better than others. If you want to get a job, your best bet is to focus on majors that match up with thriving industries.
A venture capital firm is making a push to support young entrepreneurs with seed money, room and board, and student loan payments.
The average student loan debt shot up by 5% in 2010 and is now approaching the $30,000 mark in several states, according to a new report.
The CFPB unveiled a new form to translate the real cost of tuition and student loans and introduced a separate tool that explains how best to pay down those debts.
College tuition may be continuing to shoot up, but so does the amount of financial aid students are receiving, says the College Board.
On Tuesday, the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau and the Department of Education announced a plan to simplify college financial aid letters so that families can assess a school's true cost and make comparisons more easily.
Cash-strapped parents dealing with rising tuition costs are prioritizing their children’s education over their own retirement plans.
As tuition continues to climb, state-sponsored college savings plans have become widely hailed as the most prudent way for families to prepare for the future. Here are some key points to keep in mind when setting up a plan.
With an unusually volatile stock market and unusually stingy savings rates, the decision of how to grow your college savings is trickier than ever.