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College costs: the old eat the young.

It is always worth asking whether a consumer is getting value for money. Is a college education today worth the higher price than that paid by earlier generations? 555 more words


One in four Americans with college degrees shouldn't have bothered

Roughly 25% of those with bachelor’s degrees in the US derive no economic benefit from their diplomas.

That’s the takeaway from analysts at the Federal Reserve Bank of New York… 251 more words

Don't let college costs destroy your retirement

A recent headline in Financial Advisor magazine read: Parents Say Retirement Imperiled By College Costs. The cost of raising children can be daunting. Recent reports tell us that the total cost of raising a child until they become an adult will be about $245,340. 220 more words

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Debunking a Few Popular Retirement Myths

Certain misconceptions ignore the realities of retirement.

Provided by Jeffrey Davis


Generalizations about money & retirement linger. Some have been around for decades, and some new clichés have recently joined their ranks. 799 more words

Is College Worth It?

Sometimes a great video pops into my Facebook feed and I take time out to watch it. This is one of them. Mike Rowe, most commonly known at the guy from Dirty Jobs, did an interview with Reason TV last year and discussed his views on college, specifically the high cost of it. 1,389 more words