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How 5 People Thought Outside The Box And Paid Off Their Student Loan Debt By Age 30

Posted 10.16.2016 | Education

Student debt can be a huge burden that sticks with us for years, even decades past graduation day. But it doesn’t have to. We teamed up with State F...

Understanding 529 College Savings Plans

Terry Savage | Posted 07.13.2016 | College
Terry Savage

There is probably no investment more important than the one you make for your child's education. It will pay to take the time to research your options, and set up a regular plan of investing.

As Student Debt Rises, Is the Allure of College Fading?

Marcos Cordero | Posted 05.28.2014 | College
Marcos Cordero

Is a four-year college education really worth the high price tag when there are cheaper options available?

Should You Save for Retirement or for Your Kids' College?

MyBankTracker | Posted 02.27.2014 | Money

While student debt can place an enormous burden on graduates entering the workplace, so can having parents without ample resources in their retirement years.

Save the Estate Tax by Smartly Dedicating Its Funds

Mitch Rofsky | Posted 02.18.2013 | Politics
Mitch Rofsky

If liberals want to preserve the estate tax, the most progressive tax of all, they need to dedicate its revenues to a specific program, not just deficit reduction. But not all programs are created equal.

Honoring the Past and the Future

Warren Burke | Posted 01.08.2013 | Impact
Warren Burke

We have been given the amazing gift of a heart and it allows us to make drastic change in this beautiful world that we live in. As long as I have the power to make someone laugh, make someone think differently, I will continue to strive to do all that God has given me power to do.

An Ominous Sign For America's Economic Prospects

Posted 01.17.2012 | Business

NEW YORK (Jilian Mincer and Jonathan Spicer) - More than four years after the United States fell into recession, many Americans have resorted to raidi...

Out Of Money? Don't Call Your Folks

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | College

Parents who spent their lives saving for their kids' educations are seeing their plans foiled by continued recession aftershocks -- and their college-...