Oct 12, 2012 When you're a parent helping your kids pursue their dreams and paying for their college education, what do you do when your debt suddenly skyrockets?
Oct 12, 2012 When you pursue higher education with a big debt load weighing you down, it can be hard to figure out how to manage your scarce resources and still achieve your goals.
Oct 11, 2012 South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley says state college funding should be tied to graduation rates and whether grads get jobs.
Oct 8, 2012 Grinnell is a very small liberal arts college in Iowa with a very big endowment: $1.4 billion. Why the financially sound institution is looking at how to control future costs.
Sep 27, 2012 There’s a new report out today from the Pew Research Center with some startling statistics on student loan debt: It’s rising sharply in the U.S.
Aug 31, 2012 The cost of college continues to soar higher and higher. An education expert posits that costs can go down if the public sector pulls out of higher education.
Aug 31, 2012 David Lazarus of the Los Angeles Times answers caller questions on personal finance, along with CBS MoneyWatch.com editor-at-large Jill Schlesinger.
Aug 16, 2012 The beginning of the new semester means that many students receiving financial aid can look forward to large "refund" checks from their grants or loans.
Aug 13, 2012 More college students are living large with gourmet cafeterias and state-of-the-art gyms -- but that's not what's driving up college costs.