College Students Are Stressing More Over Textbook Costs
September 25, 2018 |
Students are sacrificing food to afford course materials.
Is Generation Z Best at Saving Money?
September 20, 2018 |
Younger people are doing really well at saving for long-term goals.
Want to Teach Your Kids About Money? Show Them Your Mistakes
September 18, 2018 |
Parents tell kids to do as they say, not as they do when it comes to money.
Financial News That Looks Bad But Is Actually Good
September 17, 2018 |
The headlines scream DANGER, but I see an upside.
Debt.com Scholarship Winner: Tragedy Can Kill You Or Make You Stronger
September 3, 2018 |
Makiyah Baptiste lost her mother but found her calling.
Parents Are Footing the Student Loan Bill
August 28, 2018 |
They’re paying despite finding college costs more stressful than their mortgage payments.
Are Colleges Failing to Prepare Their Customers?
August 22, 2018 |
Year after year students graduate unprepared to earn a living.
Northern States Hurt Most by Student Loan Debt
August 17, 2018 |
Student loan debt is crippling, but some states have it worse than others.
Should I Cash Out My 401(k) For My Education?
August 15, 2018 |
A reader has a fellowship and is looking for ways to pay for it.
Women Have More Student Loan Debt Than Men
August 10, 2018 |
They also earn less money after graduation.
Debt.com Scholarship Winner: Nursing Her Way To Financial Health
July 30, 2018 |
Elizabeth Parrish is going to school for one of the toughest careers there is.
College Enrollment Is Down, And It’s Not a Bad Thing
July 25, 2018 |
The costs stress people out, and most are relying on loans to pay for school.
College Grads: Don’t Let Student Loans Ruin Your Credit
July 10, 2018 |
A missed payment is the No. 1 way to lose points on your credit score.
Parents Are Saving More Money For College
July 9, 2018 |
They’re saving 10 percent more for their kids education than two years ago.
7 Tips for Getting Out of Student Loan Debt Faster
July 3, 2018 |
How to create a hard-hitting plan to get rid of those student loans for good.
Which City Has The Highest Student Debt?
July 2, 2018 |
Washington, D.C. is the nation’s capital of student loan debt.
College Seniors: Clif Bar Wants to Pay Your Student Loan Debt
June 13, 2018 |
The only catch is you have to intern or volunteer at a job you’re passionate about.
Debt.com’s Latest Scholarship Winner Has A Healthy Approach to Saving For College
May 28, 2018 |
Katie Waples wants to be a nurse for the underprivileged.
College Grads: Bosses Are Hiring And They Want You
May 23, 2018 |
And if you don’t get the job, it’s probably your fault.
Kara Sat in Fear at Her College Graduation Ceremony
May 23, 2018 |
She had no job lined up, and owed a bunch of student loan debt — but that didn’t stop her.
What Graduate Degrees Make The Best Financial Investments?
May 21, 2018 |
The student debt burden to call yourself doctor outweighs its average income.
Hey, New College Grads: Want A Job? Stop Lying
May 14, 2018 |
Hiring managers list the 8 biggest mistakes they see from the Class of 2018
Chris Went From Playing Xbox to Paying Off Debt
April 11, 2018 |
Now his goal is to build his own financial kingdom.
What This High Schooler Learned While Applying For 96 Scholarships
April 2, 2018 |
Mostly, he learned never to give up.
Jason is Known as “The Student Loan Whisperer”
March 14, 2018 |
But before he earned that title, he made many “idiotic” mistakes.
How Necessary Is Grad School?
February 26, 2018 |
Students say they need the degree to get ahead even if that means starting off behind financially.
How I Saved For My Student Loans by Camping on Campus
February 16, 2018 |
It’s cheaper to pitch a tent outside the admin building than pay for a dorm.
New York’s Most Expensive College Costs 12 Times Wyoming’s
February 5, 2018 |
The most expensive schools in each state vary widely across the country.
Debt.com Scholarship Winner Defeated Personal And Financial Demons
February 5, 2018 |
Nothing will stop Isabella McQueen.
Apparently College Grads Didn’t Realize How Expensive College Is
December 21, 2017 |
More than half of undergraduate students believe college is more expensive than they originally planned.
Despite More Planning, Families Find College is Still Surprisingly Expensive
December 15, 2017 |
Parents are underestimating the cost of college for their children by tens of thousands (and sometimes hundreds of thousands) of dollars.
Debt.com’s Latest Scholarship Winner Is Scared Of Student Loans
December 4, 2017 |
That’s why she applies for 10 scholarships a week.
Billions of Free Money for College was Left Behind by New Students
November 14, 2017 |
This year, 1.2 million high school grads didn’t fill out a FAFSA, leaving $2.3 billion of free money behind.
Can Trump Fix the Student Loan Crisis?
October 20, 2017 |
Some financial experts believe the president will find a way to help students with their loans — others not so much.
You’ll Never Guess Which College Football Team Is the Best — According to Experian
August 31, 2017 |
Credit score impacts everything — even the very football team you should be cheering for.
This Teenager Probably Knows More About Money Than You Do
August 28, 2017 |
The latest Debt.com scholarship winner loves profit and nonprofits.
Americans Are Getting Better at Paying For College
August 14, 2017 |
For the first time in a decade, scholarships and grants cover a third of college costs.
Who Are Counterfeit Textbooks Really Cheating?
August 8, 2017 |
After tuition, textbooks are one of the biggest college expenses. One company is trying to stop students from seeking other options.
Your Back to School Budget Might be Breaking Your Bank
July 26, 2017 |
After the holiday season, back-to-school shopping is the second largest spending event of the year. Nearly half of Americans will shop online, according to the National Retail Federation. In total, they’ll spend an estimated $83.6 billion — a more than 10 percent jump over last year, and a five-year high — to get grade school […]