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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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Paying For School

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

College

The Problem With Millennials, In One Staggering Statistic

New data about how much debt today’s students are graduating college with just came out. The results are ugly, but that’s not the worst of it. 391 more words

Want a College Savings Plan? Choose a Good One

You might want to start saving for a child’s college education with your state’s 529 plan. This type of plan may also offer you a tax deduction in the year you make a contribution. 80 more words

Money Saving Tip

3 ways to lower crazy high college costs

After centuries of little change, the basic “sage on a stage” business model of higher education is beginning to undergo a radical transformation. Buffeted by high tuition costs and loan debt, students and their parents are seeking better value for their money. 561 more words

Finance

Colleges Bobbing for French Fries.

Education has always been a commodity like any other. Sellers set the price at what the market will bear. Calling colleges and universities “not-for-profit” hides from this reality. 555 more words

The Economy