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Parents: No Blank Check For Your New College Frosh

Neale Godfrey | Posted 10.07.2013 | Parents
Neale Godfrey

Going off to college is one of the rites of adulthood. The cost of higher education is monumental, but worth it. I always teach that the world around us is a classroom. Your kids will be getting their formal education, but they will also be learning real-life lessons that will last a lifetime.

The New College Timeline

Frank Palmasani | Posted 11.26.2012 | College
Frank Palmasani

After 2008, I realized that if we really wanted to help families and end this cycle of college debt, this system had to change.

Budgeting Your First Year of College

Jodi Okun | Posted 11.21.2012 | College
Jodi Okun

At some point you may find yourself low on cash, but that is okay because your college years is one of the only times in your life that you can be short of funds but still enjoy yourself.

8 College Budget Busters and How to Avoid Them

Nancy Berk, Ph.D. | Posted 10.31.2012 | Money
Nancy Berk, Ph.D.

This year, as millions of students begin college or their college search, their parents will go along for the ride literally, figuratively and financially.

6 Money Mistakes To Avoid In College

tv | Posted 11.16.2012 | Teen

By Sierra Tishgart The good news about starting college: you have more control over your life! But this power also comes with responsibility, espec...

6 Easy Ways to Avoid a Money Hangover

College Candy | Posted 05.25.2011 | College
College Candy

Let's face it, "the talk" is awkward for everyone: You, picturing your parents at your age; your parents trying to cover all the bases. You know we're talking about the "money talk," right?

Colleges Offer Textbook Rentals, Respond To High Costs For Students

The Boston Globe | Tracy Jan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Books

In an effort to curb escalating book prices amid sky-high college costs, bookstores at more than a dozen campuses across the state and hundreds more a...