The latest news on financial aid
Schools are approving a record number of appeals and giving more aid.
Students at for-profit colleges tend to have more debt than those at private and public colleges.
The recession has generated some unexpected silver linings in student loan options.
Loans to be capped at 15 percent of income, and those entering public service may get loans forgiven.
Getting through graduate school without putting yourself in the poorhouse.
Why your spouse's income could trip you up.
The government tells financial aid offices to help families whose incomes have changed.
States, colleges, and credit cards can add money to your college savings account
Offers that require an application fee may be bogus, financial aid officials say.
Direct lending volume is up, too, rising $7.1 billion from last year.