About 1.8 million students will graduate from American colleges and universities this month, but their future trajectories will not be determined by the name of the school printed on their diploma. Newly compiled data on the educational background of MacArthur Fellows corroborates this basic claim.
I can't see where a debt management plan is going to be helpful for you. The issue seems to be, for whatever reason, you've found yourself again in a situation where you living expenses exceed your income.
This is actually even what the richest should want, because although they would pay more in taxes for universal basic income, leaving them a slightly thinner although still very thick slice of the overall pie, the slice of the pie itself would grow, leaving even them better off as well.
Social Security isn't going bankrupt, at least not in the sense that we normally understand bankruptcy. But it is due for some kind of major haircut - and that's the scenario we all need to be preparing for.
It's great that the White House and congressional Democrats are out there now calling for $12 an hour. But national Democrats failed to get out in front of the issue of a living wage when they had the chance. They missed a perfect opportunity to show Americans which party not only fights for them, but delivers for them.
This summer, why not go where the prices are unusually cheap and the dollar is unexpectedly strong? By weighing hotel rates and airfare prices alongside industry trends and local currencies, we've come up with six suggestions for fabulous and unquestionably budget-friendly vacations.
When you see Social Security in terms of the benefit you may receive over the rest of your life instead of simply a monthly check, you will think more carefully about when to start your benefit.
If you have extra money to put towards your loans, you might be wondering what the best course of action is. People typically choose to divide the extra amount of money between different loans, but there happens to be two ways to tackle your debt.
There's been a great deal of talk about Apple Pay as well as other payment methods and how these systems are changing the way we pay for our purchases. I find the technology intriguing, and I'm all for ease and convenience. That said, I do have some concerns.
If you are paying back a student loan, you might be confused about some of the terminology. Understanding these terms can help you manage your debt and learn where your money is going each month.
Repaying student loans in never an easy task. Deciding how much of your income should go towards your loans is as much of a personal decision as any recommended advice.
We have graduates every day speak with our customer care about their student loan refinancing options and how they can get the most out of their student loans. After listening to our customers, we came up with this list of some best practices and things to consider if you are seeking student loan help.
Two politicians in Wisconsin's statehouse are proposing a solution to address the student loan crisis in their state. Rep. Corey Mason and Sen. Dave Hansen have announced they will introduce a bill that would enable student loan refinancing in Wisconsin.
Seniors who, during their work years, accumulate a nest egg that they then use to maintain their lifestyle during retirement risk running out of money if they live too long. Seniors who own homes, however, have a valuable option: They can use a reverse mortgage to reduce the risk of outliving their money.
Understanding how student loan rates are determined can help you figure out if you are overpaying on your student loans. Here is a breakdown of how student loan rates are determined and what you can do to fix them.