How Much Tuition Can You Really Afford?

Forbes – Robert Farrington “It’s almost time to make the final decisions about where to go to college. That means writing the first check for tuition as well. It can be tough to spend a lot of money up front for education, but statistically college...

The benefits of financial education

The St. Louis Post-Dispatch – Mary C. Suiter “April is Financial Literacy Month, so it’s a good time to examine personal financial capability here in Missouri and Illinois. And there is room for improvement. Missouri ranked 33rd in WalletHub.com’s survey...

When To Pay For Education-Related Financial Help

Forbes – Robert Farrington “There is a booming industry forming to help people with education financial assistance. There are companies and services that can help with FAFSA and Financial Aid, finding scholarships, financial planning for college, and help...

How Colleges are Squeezing Students on Financial Aid

Time – Timothy Pratt “Dalia Garcia breathed a sigh of relief when she found out that she had been given enough financial aid to nearly cover the cost of tuition for her first year at California State Polytechnic University at Pomona. Because her father...

Financial Capability: Important for Students and Communities

Ed.gov – David Soo “This week, President Obama declared that April will be Financial Capability Month. Now more than ever it is important to ensure that all students are ready for college and careers. A critical component of this readiness is financial...