The latest news on loans
A new student aid policy analysis examined borrowers with very heavy debt loads.
Some families never learn about generous aid programs because they don't apply.
Know how colleges calculate need, and then speak up.
There are lots of potential downsides to dipping into your 401(k) early.
Families are increasingly initiating debt discussions, some college officials say.
The first step toward conquering student debt is a family conversation about responsibilities and budgeting.
Don't let the car salesman lure you into a 7-year loan.
Learn a few secrets to adjusting happily to life as a college freshman.
In one new survey, 86 percent of respondents say college is worth the cost.
Take steps now if you're worried about slipping into delinquency.