Articles from the College Category


Interest Rate Decline on Federal Student Loans

July 25th, 2016

New student loans issued by the federal government will cost students less. More info here


3 BIG Financial Considerations to Having Children

June 23rd, 2016

By:  Jonathan McQuade, CFP® Okay, okay.  Deciding to have children is not often based on the idea of a positive economic outcome for parents.  As … Read More


When do I need to submit college financial aid forms?

January 13th, 2015

It depends on the form you’re filling out and whether your child is a new college student or a returning student. College deadlines for the … Read More


How can college students save and spend money wisely?

December 12th, 2014

College is a pivotal time in a young adult’s life. Students gain a sense of independence that is accompanied by responsibility–especially when it comes to … Read More


Some Things to Consider about Gifts to Children

September 3rd, 2014

If you make significant gifts to your children or someone else’s children, or if someone else makes gifts to your children, there are a number … Read More


Expansion of Pay As You Earn Program for Student Loans

June 18th, 2014

According to the Federal Reserve Bank of New York, outstanding student loan debt climbed by $114 billion in 2013, reaching $1.08 trillion at the end … Read More