Tag: education costs
A higher education is essential for career advancement and to achieve an income level that will support your financial goals. However, the high cost of that higher education causes problems for millions of Americans. In this section, we look at rising education costs to see what you can expect if you want to advance your education in today’s economic environment.
Aug 12, 2016 | Meghan Alard
A White House report finds the cost of education and challenges faced by borrowing are ultimately worth it for the career benefits of a college degree.
Apr 18, 2016 | Meghan Alard
You might think student loan debt prevents college attendees from attaining financial milestones like homeownership, but they’re more likely to hold mortgages.
Financial Wellness, Student Debt
Dec 14, 2015 | Meghan Alard
A new study by Credit Sesame reveals that Millennials believe higher education is worth the cost and the early burden of debt caused by student loans.
Nov 11, 2015 | Meghan Alard
This Veteran’s Day, Consolidated Credit looks at how Veterans use GI Bill Benefits for higher education and homeownership to transition to civilian life.
Aug 07, 2015 | Meghan Alard
A new study finds parents and young adults alike are taking steps to avoid the immense financial burden that student loan debt can cause after graduation.
Oct 02, 2014 | Meghan Alard
A 10 percent decrease in defaults since last year is a good sign, but rates are still significantly higher than pre-recession levels.
Aug 22, 2014 | Michael Koretzky
Two studies find neither parents nor kids are saving enough for school. So how are students supposed to afford college without massive student loan debt?
Saving, Student Debt, Young Consumers