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What? 57 Colleges and Universities top $60K!

By Nancy Griesemer for College Explorations

It doesn’t seem so long ago that we were marveling over colleges charging over $50,000, for tuition, fees, room and board.  202 more words

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10 Tools to Use for a Tailored College Cost Estimate (US News)

Unravel the Mystery of College Costs

For many students, what they’ll pay to attend college​ isn’t clear. ​

But paying for college doesn’t have to remain a mystery.

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People are getting smarter about college costs and it's squeezing the whole industry

Today’s college students are more aware and informed about rising costs and financial aid, and more sensitive to price. That’s going to put ongoing pressure on the whole higher education industry’s finances, according to a… 368 more words

Student Loan Debt: How Much is Too Much?

Some call it the Student Loan Bubble — I call it crazy. And what better time to discuss student debt insanity than now, as countless soon-to-be graduates prepare to slip on their caps and gowns?  231 more words


I hate student loans (part 1)

I Hate student loans. There is no other nice way to say it. Borrowing money, at the rates that students currently borrow, to go to college is just plain wrong. 389 more words

Five ways to cut down your college costs (ABC News)

Education pays. According to U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, in 2012, people with Bachelor’s degrees earned more than 60% higher than those with just a high school diploma.

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How to Fail with Flying Colors

My response to this quote

I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can’t accept not trying.-Michael Jordan 279 more words