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Oct. 19, 2017

Planning for your financial future like a CFO

Be the boss of your money.

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Oct. 5, 2017

How to leverage your credit card to improve your credit

Build (or rebuild) your credit portfolio with one simple tool.
Aug. 30, 2017

Want to save money and grow richer? This is the best way to rank financial priorities, experts say.

Should you pay off credit cards or student debt first? How much should you save for retirement? These rules of thumb will keep you on track.
Aug. 15, 2017

Student loans: Answers to your 9 biggest questions about college debt

Here's what you need to know about paying off your college debt — or applying for more loans to go to graduate school.
July 19, 2017

Is a Master’s degree worth it? How to pick a grad program and save money on higher education

It's a tricky question, and many people don't think through the costs and tradeoffs involved. Here's how to decide and make sure you can afford it.
July 5, 2017

DeVry students get $49 million in refunds — but for-profit universities are seeing a resurgence

The FTC is sending refunds to DeVry students the government says were defrauded by the for-profit school.

June 15, 2017

Cheated by a for-profit college? Here's why it may get harder to have your student loans forgiven.

Under Secretary Betsy DeVos, the Department of Education is considering rolling back consumer protection rules that protect victims of fraudulent for-profit colleges.
June 6, 2017

Just get engaged? Congrats! Now it's time to check these 7 items off your financial to-do list.

Planning your financial future together is just as important as planning the wedding.
May 12, 2017

The average class of 2017 starting salary — and what grads should do with their money

Congrats class of 2017, you got a raise! Here's what to do with it.
May 4, 2017

How to fight for your money: Barney Frank sounds off on financial reforms that protect consumers

Have you been wronged by a company you do business with? Here's how to fight for your rights.
May 1, 2017

5 smart tuition hacks to cut the growing cost of college

Figuring out the cost of college is tough — here's how to make it easier to budget and pay for higher education.

April 3, 2017

Bernie Sanders introduces "College for All Act" to make public colleges tuition-free

Sanders introduced legislation that would make public four-year college and universities tuition free — but it's unlikely to pass.
March 30, 2017

3 things millennials can teach Gen Z about money

Today's teens are risk-averse — maybe to a fault.
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March 27, 2017

Betsy DeVos is making the student debt crisis worse — here's how

Students defaulting on their loans can expect to pay more in fees next year.
Feb. 10, 2017

This is the best psychological trick to pay off debt faster, science suggests

Which debt payoff strategy helps you stay motivated? Find out what researchers say.
Feb. 7, 2017

This financial deal breaker might be the real reason you just got dumped

It's not you, it's m(on)e(y).

Feb. 6, 2017

These possible changes under President Trump will affect student loan debt

Even liberals might like some of his ideas.
Jan. 26, 2017

Want to refinance your student loans? Here's what credit score you might need to get a good rate

If you're trying to get ride of your student debt, you need to know what you are up against.
Jan. 18, 2017

Feds allege millions of borrowers are being misled by Navient, nation's largest student loan service

Navient handles about $300 billion of student debt.
Jan. 9, 2017
Jan. 3, 2017

Your 2017 Money Guide: 3 big moves to earn more, pay less, cut debt and grow wealth

These smart money behaviors should help you emerge a little richer by the end of the year.

Dec. 20, 2016

The government is yanking Americans' retirement checks because of unpaid student debt

Foreshadowing for millennials? Student loan debt is eating into elderly Americans' Social Security checks.
Dec. 2, 2016

Here are the worst money mistakes millennials make at every age

Nip these financial mistakes in the bud.
Nov. 30, 2016

The government's $100 billion in student debt forgiveness is not as forgiving as it sounds

Student loan debt forgiveness is a lot trickier than it sounds.
Oct. 31, 2016

Study: Americans say student debt hasn't gotten enough attention during the 2016 election

Millennials differ from other age groups about whether the government should prioritize the student debt crisis.
Oct. 21, 2016

Black college students graduate with more debt than white peers — and then the gap triples

Student loan debt disproportionately hurts African-American graduates.

Oct. 12, 2016

Student loan refinancing: Save thousands of dollars with these 5 smart moves

Student loan debt refinancing, consolidation, and more.
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Sept. 26, 2016

These 3 big issues are at stake in November — but they likely won't come up at the debate

Don't hold your breath waiting to hear about these issues.
Sept. 12, 2016

Here's exactly how much Hillary Clinton says she will reduce your student debt

The Democratic presidential nominee just released a new calculator.
Sept. 12, 2016

New ad campaign tells millennials to be very afraid of President Donald Trump

The ad buy from Priorities USA hits Trump on climate change, reproductive rights and college debt.