Students facing overwhelming college loan payments sometimes are able to have that debt forgiven. But then they are hit with a tax bill. New legislation seeks to change that.
A White House idea to end tax-free 529 benefits resulted in a 180, with passage of a House bill to expand the college savings option.
Parents worried about how they’ll pay for their kids’ college educations can rest easier. The White House has backed off a proposal to tax 529 plan earnings.
Several higher education groups say that a House approved change to current tax benefits would hurt older students who aren’t full-time students.
Is parents’ belief in education’s return on investment solid? You bet!
Banking industry groups support financial education for young people.
Saving for college? Here are the good and the bad of 529 plans.
Women investors want to learn more, but have to overcome their fear.
One student claims a school rule that requires students to prove they can cover living costs discriminates and is taking the college to court.
The IRS has a new online data retrieval tool that transfers required tax data for the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.