Are you still financially supporting your adult child? Email us!

Parents of college grads, we want to hear from you! Does your college-graduate son or daughter still depend on you for money? Are you...

People saving more for college, but still not enough

Families are saving more for college. Families have nowhere near enough put away for higher education. The state of college savings is...

Having kids? You'll need $500,000 for college

Parents scraping together cash for this year's tuition bills may have it relatively easy. By the time today's newborns graduate from...

Interest on government student loans set to double this summer

The interest rate on new government-subsidized Stafford loans is set to double on July 1 – to 6.8 percent from 3.4 percent – unless...

Universities suing graduates over unpaid student loans

Americans owe roughly $1 trillion in student loans. Part of the unpaid debt is on federal Perkins loans offered to students on the basis...

How important is a college 'pedigree?'

As part of her push to turn around Yahoo, Marissa Mayer has taken some popular steps (like doling out free food and iPhones) and some...

'Best value' colleges list is out; did your alma mater make it?

When it comes to college, cheap doesn't mean easy. Students and parents looking for the best degree for their buck can find some great...

College degree is still worth it, despite soaring costs

The skyrocketing cost of a college education and frustratingly low job prospects have more young Americans questioning the value of a...

New form clarifies financial aid info for collegians

Most college students these days need some financial help to pay for their education. Faced with soaring tuition costs, it's important...

Yes, you can get a good job without a college degree

Former presidential candidate Rick Santorum got a lot of heat earlier this year for suggesting not everyone needs a college degree, but...

Paychecks for young adults getting slimmer

Young adults may be facing their own version of “The Hunger Games” when entering the workforce today because they’re probably going to be...

Parents rich? You may have to pitch in for college anyway

Just because your parents are wealthy doesn't mean they will sign for all your college bills.  Nearly half of affluent parents did not or...

They're kind of a big deal ... just ask them

From the “they needed a study for this?” dept.:  Undergrad biz majors need to get over themselves. The Harvard Business Review reports on...

Recent college grads hit by recession, survey shows

Most recent graduates are stuck taking lower-paying jobs that are less likely to offer health insurance, according to a Rutgers...