This chart shows where the 2020 presidential candidates stand on the issues of student loans and college affordability.
When it comes to paying for college, grants are free money. Here, we outline the difference between federal and state grants, review deadlines, and offer application tips to help you get as many grants as possible.
Everyone should understand credit and the factors that impact a credit score—including college students. Here, we explore everything you need to know.
Understanding these concepts before graduating—Credit, Investing, Budgeting, Student Loans, and Security—will set college students up for financial success.
At its heart, a budget is simply a plan that you use to spend your money, and budgeting is the process of creating that plan by balancing your income (money in) against your expenses (money out).
College students, graduates, and their parents often fantasize about the idea that the federal government might forgive their student loans. It sounds like a nice idea, but is it really? What would happen if the government instantly forgave student loans?
When it comes to college, where you go to school matters—especially when it comes to student loans. Check out this map to see the states where students have the highest (and lowest) student loan debt.
Having trouble understanding the different types of student loans available to help you pay for college? Here, we discuss the main types of federal and private loans, including the ones that you should avoid.
College is expensive, and figuring out how to pay for it can be overwhelming. Here, we discuss 6 ways that students and their parents can pay for college, including 529 college savings plans, scholarships, grants, savings accounts, and federal and private student loans.
The Acorns investment app can be a great tool for anyone who wants to start investing but doesn’t know where to start. Here we discuss everything you need to know about how to use Acorns, including: How it works, Acorns fees, Acorns portfolios, and information about Acorns Later and Acorns Spend.