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How to Help Grandchildren Pay for College
Paying for College Follow these tax-saving strategies while gifting money to help fund their education.
How You — and Your Kids — Can Make Smart Student Loan Decisions
Paying for College The commitments you make now have consequences that could last for decades. Being well-informed about student debt and repayment can make a world of difference.
By Roger A. Young, CFP® • Published
The Best College Values
Paying for College Associate editor Kaitlin Pitsker joins the show to discuss Kiplinger’s annual college value rankings. Plus, Sandy and Ryan discuss tax holidays and other back-to-school shopping deals.
By Sandra Block • Published
9 Things Millennials Are Changing Forever (Like It or Not)
spending It's not always easy being a millennial.
By Andrea Browne Taylor • Published
Smart Ways to Give (or Lend) Money to Family
spending Keep good records, and don’t hand over money you can’t afford to lose.
By Eileen Ambrose • Published
High-Earning Millennials Have a Surprising Student Debt Problem
college You might think that HENRYs (High Earners, Not Rich Yet) would be doing just fine after college, but they're in serious debt just like most other new grads. In fact, in some ways, they face a few added challenges.
By Chad Chubb, CFP® • Published
Watch for Student Loan Errors
credit & debt Some loan servicers may be dropping the ball on keeping you up-to-date on how much you may owe.
By Kaitlin Pitsker • Published
Best and Worst Liberal Arts Majors for Your Career
college Liberal arts studies, in general, get a bad rap when it comes to career utility.
By Stacy Rapacon • Last updated
Investing in the Millennial Economy: Think Fast, Act Fast
investing What's different about today’s investment picture? How fast it changes. To capitalize on the millennial economy, you have to be ready to move.
By Joseph C. Conroy, CFP • Published
Smart Ways to Manage Your Student Loans
college You could consolidate or refinance to lower your payments, but some options will increase your overall costs or eliminate federal loan safeguards.
By Kaitlin Pitsker • Last updated