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The Gist: Financial, Emotional, and Intellectual Costs of College

Financial Cost:

Before you sign up for a college program, have a very good idea of what the total cost of the program will be and what type of job you can obtain within the first few years after graduation. 714 more words

Budgeting Tips for the College Student:

Congratulations to all those entering college for first time.  You’ve worked hard and earned your way to this new chapter in your life.

Starting college whether living at home or on campus can prove to be a test that you did not prepare for.  335 more words

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Monday Musing: Make a budget BEFORE signing student loans

Alright, so I know for most of you out there, school is not starting for another two to three months. BUT, right about now is when lenders will be sending out their financial aid information and you (and/or your parents) will be signing those MPN’s for financial aid. 827 more words

U-M Regents Unanimously Approve Tuition Increase

ANN ARBOR (WWJ) – Tuition at the University of Michigan is going up for the coming school year but at a rate lower than the rate of inflation. 288 more words

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Starbucks Contribution To Scholarship Overstated

NEW YORK (AP) — It turns out Starbucks isn’t contributing any upfront scholarship money to an online college degree program it introduced this week.

The Seattle-based company unveiled a program Monday that included a scholarship it described as “an investment” between Starbucks and Arizona State University. 562 more words

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Don't Go To College? WTF?


The American middle class is shrinking. More and more people are falling into poverty. College graduates are weighed down by a millstone of debt that shapes their futures in restrictive ways. 479 more words

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