Dec 25, 2013 Forget cinder block walls and communal bathrooms, today's student housing features granite countertops, high-end mattresses, and high-tech laundry.
Dec 13, 2013 The University of Kentucky offers special housing and support for students whose parents didn't graduate from college.
Dec 3, 2013 For George Alvarez, the decision to apply to Johns Hopkins was a "happy accident." Most low-income, high-achieving high school students don't apply to any selective colleges.
Nov 29, 2013 Will the University of Southern California's quest to hire a star coach for its football team be cut short by a victory in Saturday's game?
Nov 27, 2013 This time of year, some lenders send out offers to let you "skip a payment."
Nov 13, 2013 A group of Occupy activists says it's bought almost $15 million of people's personal debt on the cheap.
Oct 17, 2013 There’s a better than average chance that the government could shut down again in a few months if Congress can’t come to an agreement. That uncertainty is a problem for everyone from contractors to the entire US economy.
Oct 4, 2013 For personal purposes, there is a difference between 'good debt' and 'bad debt' -- but can the government make the same distinction?
Oct 4, 2013 On Friday, Ireland is voting to abolish one of the houses of the country's parliament. Supporters say the move is a cost-cutting measure as well.
Oct 1, 2013 Japan is hiking its national sales tax, from 5 percent all the way to 8 percent.