Aug. 30, 2017

This is how to rank your financial priorities

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

Everything you wanted to know about student loans but were afraid to ask

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

How to decide whether or not graduate school is worth it

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

Here's why DeVry students are getting $49 million in refunds

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? Why it may get harder to have your 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? Here are 7 things you need to do right away

Planning your financial future together is just as important as planning the wedding.

May 12, 2017

Here's how much new college grads get paid

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

Congressman Barney Frank on why consumer financial protections are under threat

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

5 clever hacks to save money on 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 Generation 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 how to pay off your debts faster, according to science

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

Refinancing can help you squash your student debt — but there is a catch

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

Jan. 18, 2017

Millions are "cheated" by the nation's largest student loan servicer, Feds allege

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

5 rules to live by in your 20s — so you're not broke in your 30s

Don't overdo, don't underdo — just do.
Jan. 3, 2017

This year you are going to get rich AF — here's how

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 truth about the $100 billion in student loan debt forgiveness

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

Student debt was largely ignored in this election — here's why that's a huge problem

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

Black grads leave college $7K more in debt than white peers — and then it gets worse

Student loan debt disproportionately hurts African-American graduates.
Oct. 12, 2016

This is the smart way to save thousands on student debt

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.
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Sept. 8, 2016

Will Donald Trump address the $1 trillion gorilla in the room in his big education speech?

Donald Trump has rejected the idea of free tuition at public colleges and universities. Will he change his tune?
Aug. 24, 2016