Why the price tag of a college degree continues to rise

The Washington Post – Jeffrey J. Selingo “Why does college cost so much? It’s a question parents, students, and politicians often ask and the answer is often elusive. There is much speculation about what is exactly to blame for college costs that tick up...

Why states are cutting back on higher education funding

MarketWatch – Jillian Berman “Just two states in the country are spending as much on higher education per student as they did before the recession…Even as the economy recovers, states’ level of funding for their higher education institutions hasn’t...

Back to School Savings

The Huffington Post – Money Tips “Whether you are sending your kids off to kindergarten or to college, back-to-school time means a serious dent in your wallet. With some planning, however, you can limit the size of that dent. Here are some helpful...

Parents Spending More on Back to School, Starting Earlier

Education News – Jace Harr “Back-to-school shopping is becoming increasingly expensive, and that appears to be the fault of technology. The Back-to-School Consumer Pulse Poll by the Rubicon Project was conducted in mid-June of this year, and surveyed 1,000...