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60 Seconds: Get Financial Aid to Pay For College

60 Seconds: Get Financial Aid to Pay For College

Got a kid going to college? Well then you better get acquainted with the FAFSA -- the Free Application for Federal Student Aid. So give us 60 seconds and we'll tell you what you need to know!

Former U.S. Education Secretary: Voters Are to Blame for Struggling Schools

Former U.S. Education Secretary: Voters Are to Blame for Struggling Schools

Former U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan attributes the struggling U.S. school system to a lack of will from voters to fix things.

When Is the FAFSA Deadline and What Are the Application Requirements?

When Is the FAFSA Deadline and What Are the Application Requirements?

The FAFSA deadline for the 2018-19 school year is on June 30, 2019. But there is much more you need to know if you're preparing to submit your application soon.

Former U.S. Education Secretary on How Financial Literacy Solves Poverty

Former U.S. Education Secretary on How Financial Literacy Solves Poverty

Former U.S. Education Secretary Arne Duncan said poverty can't be eliminated without proper financial literacy.

LendingTree CEO Focused on App and Digitized Mortgage Experience

LendingTree CEO Focused on App and Digitized Mortgage Experience

CEO Doug Lebda said optimizing the My LendingTree app and digitizing its mortgage experience are the company's top priorities.

How to Save Money: Daily, Weekly and Lifelong Habits

How to Save Money: Daily, Weekly and Lifelong Habits

Saving money is a matter of habit. The more you do it, the easier saving money becomes.

The 'Hidden Tax' That's Hiking Your Student Loan Costs

The 'Hidden Tax' That's Hiking Your Student Loan Costs

Student loan origination fees add more to your total loan costs than you might think.

How to Get a Mortgage Even If You Have 'Crippling' Student Loan Debt

How to Get a Mortgage Even If You Have 'Crippling' Student Loan Debt

Getting approved for a mortgage loan with high student loan debt is a doable task, but it takes some careful planning and a healthy dose of creativity.

Will You Make More Money With a Certificate or a Degree?

Will You Make More Money With a Certificate or a Degree?

An increasing number of universities are now offering certificate graduate programs where you can show your mastery of a particular business skill, or use toward earning a full degree.

How to Refinance or Consolidate Your Student Loans

How to Refinance or Consolidate Your Student Loans

If your student loan payments are becoming unaffordable, it might be time to consider refinancing or consolidating them.