According to Sallie Mae, U.S. families with one or more college students spent an average of $24,164 on tuition, housing, and linked expenses in 2015. That was 16% more than in 2014. It is little wonder that 22% of college costs are covered by...
Some factors for parents & grandparents to consider. Naming a minor as a beneficiary brings up a major concern. If parents or grandparents make a child a primary or contingent beneficiary of an [...]
What do you do with big money? A first-world problem, and nothing more? Not quite. Getting rich quick can be liberating, but it can also be frustrating. Sudden wealth can help you resolve anxieties [...]
Paying them down, managing their financial impact. Are student loans holding our economy back? Certainly America has recovered from the last recession, but this is an interesting question nonetheless. In a November 2013 address [...]
Some little things that may make a difference in the number. 740 is the new 720. If you want to refinance or buy a home or pass muster with a lender, a landlord, an [...]