When To Talk to Kids About Student Debt

When should you talk to your kids about student debt? As soon as possible. Don’t wait until they are about to graduate. Some debt is good. Some debt amounts to an anvil around a young person’s neck.

Questions To Consider When Making Your Final College Decision: Money

Are you trying to make your final decision on where you will attend college? Is financial aid a factor? Read about questions you should consider if financial aid is playing a role in your final college decision.

Comparing Salaries for Graduates from Different Colleges

If you’re thinking about attending college in Colorado, you may be curious about which colleges produced graduates with the highest starting salaries. A recent report by the Colorado Department of Higher Education collected this type of data.

Which Degrees Have the Best Starting Salaries?

Wondering how much you’ll make if you attend one college versus another? How do you get that information? Read this blog post to find out.

Student Loans–Too Much of A Good Thing

Student loans can help you pay for college.  But too many student loans can ruin your life. An article today in the New York Times reports that student loans have now outstripped credit card debt in the US, and that the amount of loans will surpass $1 trillion next year. That’s a lot of debt. […]

Which College Is Best? What Are the Objective Indicators?

How do we know what college is best? What are the objective indicators of educational quality. Zac Bissonnette reminds us that there is no objectivity in this business.

Debt Free U–Investing in College and Choosing a Major

Zac Bissonnette continues his guest post on our blog by talking about the dangers of thinking of college of an “investment,” and on the perceived perils of choosing the right major.