Is the Parent PLUS Loan a Good Idea for You?

Is the Parent PLUS Loan a Good Idea for You?

Student loan debt in the U.S. didn’t reach a whopping $1.5 trillion overnight. In the 1950s and 1960s, the U.S. government began backing loans for higher education. This caused colleges throughout the country to raise tuitions and fees to use up every penny that...
Choosing a Career vs. College Major: Which Comes First?

Choosing a Career vs. College Major: Which Comes First?

We’ve all pondered the question, “What do I want to be when I’m older?” When we’re younger, it’s easier to answer this question. Being an astronaut or president seems so simple when you’re little. But as you get closer to college, the question changes to “What are you...