By Bryce Covert on April 16, 2014
Tennessee will be the first state to make attendance at a two-year college totally free.
By Alan Pyke on April 10, 2014
The average college savings balance rose by 30 percent for all families despite falling by 26 percent for low-income ones.
By Alan Pyke on March 11, 2014
Colleges aren't just raising prices, they're placing most of that increased burden on poor families' backs.
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By Mason Atkins on March 6, 2014
"Do we invest in students, or millionaires?" she asked.
By Igor Volsky on January 17, 2014
The episode raises new questions about how private companies deal with the student loans of the deceased.
By Bryce Covert on January 17, 2014
More recent college grads are finding themselves in low-pay, part-time work that doesn't require a degree.
By Bryce Covert on January 12, 2014
The government could use what it spends to make college more affordable to make public university free.
By Alan Pyke on January 2, 2014
Bankruptcy judges used to have leeway when dealing with student loan borrowers. Then a company spent two decades changing it.
By Alan Pyke on December 16, 2013
Everest College offered local companies payoffs for short-term face-saving hires.
By Carimah Townes on December 16, 2013
College presidents with million-dollar paydays are increasingly common even as campus resources shrink and the cost of a degree climbs.