May 20, 2015
A Senate committee is considering changes to college loan default rules.
Jan 28, 2015
Lawmakers want to knock the 108-question student aid form down to two questions.
Aug 29, 2014
Consultants and app developers are lining up to help schools - and cash in.
Feb 12, 2014
Donations to higher ed reached $33.8 billion in 2013.
Nov 7, 2013
The Obama administration's tries its hand at a college-ratings plan.
Jul 23, 2013
A new study finds that the rising cost of higher education is shifting costs as families spend less freely.
Oct 1, 2012
As the Supreme Court considers affirmative action, businesses are weighing in -- in favor. They say it creates a diverse, educated workforce.
Apr 4, 2012
We have a 529 plan and also the option to take out a subsidized Stafford loan. Does it make sense to take out the loan and leave the 529 money alone, then pay off the Stafford loan after graduation? (I'm thinking that the 529 would still collect interest for a few more years, while there is now interest on the loan for a few more years.) Thank you! Gabrielle, St, Paul, MN
Mar 4, 2011
As I was scrolling through my Facebook news feed this week, I noticed that a large chunk of my college friends had joined a new group -- "Charlie...
Jan 14, 2011
December retail numbers saw .6 percent increase according to today's report from the U.S. Commerce Department. Jill Schlesinger of CBS/MoneyWatch...