14 of the Best 529 College Savings Plans: 2017
Helping your clients choose a 529 college savings plan from Morningstar's list should be a top priority before the end of the year.
Top 10 Ridiculous Luxury Gifts: 2017
ThinkAdvisor had fun trying to figure out what Santa might bring to those who have so many chimneys that Santa may get confused and give up.
Student Loan Debt Is Now as Big as the US Junk Market
The debt presents investors with a whole different range of risks.
7 Tips for Repaying Student Loans
Now is the time when recent college graduates must begin repaying their student loans, so they should be aware of the do's and don'ts.
Need a College Scholarship? A Website Has 7 Million of Them
The TFS Scholarships website is free, has no ads and connects to more than 7 million scholarships worth $41 billion.
CFPB Fines Citibank for Misleading Student-Loan Practices
The bureau ordered Citibank to end its illegal practices and pay $6.5 million in redress and fines.
How the House and Senate Tax Bills Would Raise College Costs
The House bill contains many more provisions than the Senate bill that would affect students, their families and colleges.
Morningstar’s Good and Bad 529 Savings Plans in 2017
Morningstar has upgraded ratings for six 529 college savings plans and downgraded ratings for three.
DeVos Sued Over Plans to End Protections for Student Borrowers
A coalition of states is suing Education Secretary Betsy DeVos for her plans to end rules that protect student loan borrowers.
Families Saving More for College but Underestimating Costs: Fidelity
Fidelity's College Savings IQ survey also found that more families are using 529 college savings plans but many don't understand all the advantages.