Personal Finance Advice and Commentary

Tuesday, June 17, 2014 9:00 am
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Going to college is an expensive proposition. Need-based financial aid and scholarships help, but many students and families will rely on student loans in meeting the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) for college expenses. I’m conflicted about President Obama’s initiative to expand the number of former students who qualify to have their student loan burden reduced.

Monday, May 12, 2014 12:09 pm
By Dr. Don Taylor · Bankrate.com

Auction results for the May 10-year Treasury note will impact student loan interest rates.

Tuesday, August 06, 2013 3:34 pm
By David McMillin · Bankrate.com

A new survey shows that young professionals are struggling at earning and saving enough money.

Thursday, May 09, 2013 6:04 pm
By Crissinda Ponder · Bankrate.com

The CFPB held a field hearing Wednesday to explore student loan affordability issues and find ways for private student loan borrowers to manage their debt.

Tuesday, May 01, 2012 3:40 pm
By Naomi Mannino · Bankrate.com

President Barack Obama’s speeches to colleges students are a good reminder to think twice …