July 13, 2017 |
Half-clothed beachgoers give some very serious answers about their thoughts on federal student loans and the debt they cause.
July 11, 2017 |
Even though parents want to have a conversation, bad habits are passed down through generations
July 5, 2017 |
21 years later, 529 plans get no respect — even though they save on taxes, too.
June 20, 2017 |
Facing higher costs, teens are relying more on scholarships, grants and their own savings.
June 20, 2017 |
Most borrowers have no idea what they’ll owe in the future – or even how many years their loans are for
June 14, 2017 |
A reader wants to know how to stop being financially responsible for someone else’s debt.
June 12, 2017 |
What happens when an obscure lawsuit sways a federal judge? Chaos.
May 29, 2017 |
Here are six lessons not only for new grads, but for everyone.
May 24, 2017 |
A reader wants to know if you need a real job to get real debt relief.
May 10, 2017 |
As college costs continue to grow, graduates should refinance their loans sooner to lower interest rates, which means you could pay off your loan sooner.
May 1, 2017 |
Caitlyn Remick knows how to dress up — and save up.
April 26, 2017 |
A reader and his wife are arguing about college for their son.
April 11, 2017 |
Nearly 90 percent of young employees would commit to an employer for 5 years – if it helped them pay back their debt.
April 7, 2017 |
Research shows nearly 25 percent of high school students pick their career based on something they saw on TV or in a movie.
March 28, 2017 |
2017 shows the highest hiring rates for entry level jobs in 15 years.
February 27, 2017 |
Nadia Garcia is the Debt.com’s 10th scholarship recipient, and the first twin to win.
February 16, 2017 |
Need to pay for college? Sugar Babies on this “not an escort” site go to some pricy schools around the country.
January 5, 2017 |
Companies could be doing their employees a huge service if they offered some — and sometimes better — student loan repayment assistance.
January 2, 2017 |
Ronald Pan is the latest Debt.com scholarship winner, for three big reasons.
December 28, 2016 |
A young reader wants to know his financial options after high school.
November 7, 2016 |
Abby Marion never gives up, so we gave in. She’s the ninth Debt.com scholarship winner.
October 26, 2016 |
You don’t have to spend 15 years repaying your student loans and struggling. Here’s how you can do it faster.
October 18, 2016 |
They’re great for covering the cost of tuition and more, but you need to follow the rules or the tax man will get you.
October 5, 2016 |
A reader wants to wait until Hillary Clinton launcher her “free college” program.
September 29, 2016 |
Most parents are saving for their child’s education, and they’re saving more money.
September 21, 2016 |
A reader wants to save now for their infant son’s college, but her spouse has serious doubts.
September 20, 2016 |
It’s their dependency on their parents for financial decisions.
September 19, 2016 |
Income is last on the list for what young people want out of work, and it’s affecting how they interpret the value of money.
September 15, 2016 |
The best colleges are in cities with some of the most expensive off-campus housing. It costs more to live near Stanford than actually attend it.
September 9, 2016 |
If you took out loans while attending ITT Tech and haven’t graduated, you need to read this.
August 29, 2016 |
The eighth Debt.com scholarship winner has two goals: Find a home and become an artist.
August 24, 2016 |
Most public schools charge convenience fees that can put you out hundreds of extra dollars a year
August 8, 2016 |
Most kids already anticipate their parents paying for college, regardless of what institution it is.
August 3, 2016 |
You can now apply for financial aid a year in advance
August 2, 2016 |
Most everyone believes college is worth the investment, but a lot of Americans wish that it were free.
July 28, 2016 |
Many households don’t think they qualify for need-based financial aid – they’re wrong.
July 25, 2016 |
The impact credit scores now have on those seeking out employment
July 6, 2016 |
A reader thinks he found a loophole: Ask a relative with terminal cancer to co-sign his loan.
July 5, 2016 |
Most parents are already doing some sort of back-to-school shopping even though it’s only halfway through summer.
June 29, 2016 |
A reader’s daughter is pleading with him, but he’s hesitating till he hears from Howard.