529 Plans: The College Savings Tool Most Families Don’t Know About
About two-thirds of families don't know what a 529 plan is, according to a recent survey. Here's what your clients should know.
Top Ways College Is Paid For: Sallie Mae
More American families are reaching into their pockets to pay college tuition and borrowing less, according to a just-released study by Sallie Mae.
VP in Conflicts Office at J.P. Morgan Securities Barred for Leaking Inside Info
“Gutman had the keys to the kingdom through his position at J.P. Morgan as a gatekeeper with special access to material, nonpublic information,” FINRA says.
10 Best Finance Tweets of the Month: September
Josh Brown has his mind in the gutter, pension pros feel love in the air, Larry Summers steps away, and the government shuts down.
Fidelity College Cost Study Shows Advisors Help Parents Save
As many parents dip into retirement savings to pay for their children's college educations, the parents who work with a financial advisor are saving more for college costs, Fidelity Investments reported in a study released Tuesday, August 24.
The Obama Budget: The Effect on College Savings Programs
Tax credits, grants, and a Federal takeover of student loans are on their way or proposed
College Board Stops Student Lending Program
The College Board announced that it is ending its role as a lender in the Federal Family Education Loan Program (FFELP) and will not accept new loan applications after October 15, 2007.