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(CNN Money) — Carrying tens of thousands of dollars in student loan debt has become the new normal.
Thanks to climbing tuition and inadequate college savings, 40 million Americans now have at least one outstanding student loan, according to new analysis from credit bureau Experian. 194 more words
The fall semester is upon us! And yet with our busy schedules, it is still important to keep up the search for scholarships. Since the financial side of college has been on my mind so often this summer, when I picked up the paper this morning, this headline caught my attention immediately. 2,216 more words
Then v Now
Flashback to 1870 in America and the primary concern for educators was literacy. Now fast forward to 2014 and we see a new push for literacy, only this time it’s for a deeper understanding of finances and a child’s ability to make good choices when it comes to decisions with money. 374 more words