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A compilation of college savings and college finance news, stories, columns, blogs and video
Use 529 plan for college application fee?
Do your homework to find out which costs qualify for payment using a 529 plan.
Rethinking college costs: 3 radical plans
College means thousands of dollars of debt for students. These ideas could ease the burden.
Tax-free savings with Coverdell accounts
The Coverdell account helps taxpayers save for schooling from kindergarten through college.
College financing alternative: Crowdfunding
Fundraising websites offer easy access to money, but they come with rules and costs.
Unexpected ways to save for college
Need help paying for college? Try these savvy, nontraditional ways to save money.
Make the most of your FAFSA application
Score the most financial aid by knowing what assets count against you on the FAFSA form.
How to deal with student loan debt default
Student loans can be consolidated for easier pay off. But what if that's not enough?
Using a Roth IRA for college tuition
Your wife can use a Roth IRA to pay college tuition for herself and certain family members.
Car wreck put a dent in student loan hopes
Problem with a car loan? That shouldn't drive your college loan plans off the road.
Divide savings for college and mortgage
Are your loyalties torn between savings goals? There might be enough to go around.
Tax benefits for education of grandkids
While you can't deduct your grandkids' college costs, you can get a different tax break.
Raiding retirement to pay for grad school
Don't sacrifice your retirement savings for school if student loans are available.
The 5 fastest ways to repay your college loans
Start budgeting and saving to repay student loans so you won’t be in debt for years.
10 timely tips to pay for college in 2014
Don't major in debt to pay for college. Finance your degree without going broke.
7 ways to figure if going to law school is worth it
With no job guarantees and staggering debt, prospective attorneys are taking a risk.
6 health insurance options for college students
Students have coverage choices, including school health plans and Obamacare.
Grandma struggles to provide college aid
How far should a grandmother go to provide aid for family's college needs?
Top 10 community colleges in the US
Bankrate sifted through statistical data on 900 two-year schools, and these made the grade.
Retirement planning versus college savings
Saving for retirement is an important financial goal, even if you are a parent.
25 top 2-year public colleges in the US
Check out the creme de la creme of two-year public colleges based on six criteria.
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