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Blog Profile / Frugal Dad


URL :http://www.frugaldad.com/
Filed Under:Business & Finance / Personal Finance
Posts on Regator:669
Posts / Week:3.4
Archived Since:March 8, 2011

Blog Post Archive

Student Loans: Think Before You Borrow

On average, a college graduate earns just over $47,000 per year. On the other hand, individuals who possess only a high… READ MORE The post Student Loans: Think Before You Borrow appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Needy College Students Targets of Fraud

Although summer has just begun, the fall term will be here before you know it, which means you only a… READ MORE The post Needy College Students Targets of Fraud appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Report Predicts STEMM Jobs Growth Will Outpace STEMM Graduates

The President’s Council of Advisors on Science and Technology estimates there will be 1 million fewer graduates in the fields… READ MORE The post Report Predicts STEMM Jobs Growth Will Outpace STEMM Graduates appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Maya Angelou on Education

JStone / Shutterstock.com My mother said I must always be intolerant of ignorance but understanding of illiteracy. That some people,… READ MORE The post Maya Angelou on Education appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Student Debt Drags Down More Than Just Students

American students are well over $1 trillion in debt, and it’s starting to hurt everyone, economists say. Across the country,… READ MORE The post Student Debt Drags Down More Than Just Students appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Enrollment Shortfalls Breed Competition For College Students

Many private colleges depend on tuition for their annual budgets. As summer rolls in, colleges that are not on target… READ MORE The post Enrollment Shortfalls Breed Competition For College Students appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Banks Balk at Proposed Ed Rule That Curtails Fees

Negotiations between industry, consumer groups and universities on U.S. rules for banking services aimed at college students have stalled over… READ MORE The post Banks Balk at Proposed Ed Rule That Curtails Fees appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Biggest Student Loan Service In Even Hotter Water

Navient, the loan-servicing company that was spun off from Sallie Mae — in part to sequester the troubled branch from… READ MORE The post Biggest Student Loan Service In Even Hotter Water appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

College Degree: More Than A Meal Ticket?

A new survey of 30,000 college graduates gives higher education leaders a chance to make their case that college isn’t… READ MORE The post College Degree: More Than A Meal Ticket? appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Late College Applicants Needn’t Panic — Yet

Have you recently awakened from a deep sleep and, in a Liechtenstein-inspired panic, sat upright muttering, “Oh no! I forgot… READ MORE The post Late College Applicants Needn’t Panic — Yet appeared first on Affordable Schools Online...

Senator Warren Presses for Ability to Refinance Student Loans

This week, U.S. Sen. Elizabeth Warren introduced a bill that tackles two of her policy priorities – college debt and… READ MORE The post Senator Warren Presses for Ability to Refinance Student Loans appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

What Does the Job Market Look Like for 2014 Grads?

College graduates this spring should have an easier time finding a job than last year’s class, according to a new… READ MORE The post What Does the Job Market Look Like for 2014 Grads? appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Increasingly, High School Grads Choose Work Over More School

As the effects of the Great Recession continues to recede, more high school graduates are declining to enroll in college… READ MORE The post Increasingly, High School Grads Choose Work Over More School appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

These Cities Offer Opportunities for Recent College Grads

Once you’ve got your college degree in hand, you are free to roam about country. Though some soon-to-be degree holders… READ MORE The post These Cities Offer Opportunities for Recent College Grads appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

If A Lucrative Career Is Your Goal, You Shouldn’t Choose These Schools

If you’re considering college for yourself or a child, do yourself a favor: think carefully about these schools. In March,… READ MORE The post If A Lucrative Career Is Your Goal, You Shouldn’t Choose These Schools appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Fed Report: College Grads Average $800k More In Lifetime Earnings

According to a recent study from the Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco, the average U.S. college graduate will earn… READ MORE The post Fed Report: College Grads Average $800k More In Lifetime Earnings appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Student Loan Surprises

As you approach your college years — applying to schools and start receiving things like financial aid awards — you… READ MORE The post Student Loan Surprises appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

Be Selective When Selecting a College

For for all college prospects out there, it’s time to get serious about which colleges you’ll apply to next fall.… READ MORE The post Be Selective When Selecting a College appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

State Funding for Colleges Below Pre-Recession Levels

A new report from the Center on Budget and Policy Priorities says that state higher education funding levels are far… READ MORE The post State Funding for Colleges Below Pre-Recession Levels appeared first on Affordable Schools Onli...

Treasury Calls Out Ed On Student Loan Defaults

This week, a top Treasury Department official challenged the Department of Education and its contractors — for example SallieMae, which… READ MORE The post Treasury Calls Out Ed On Student Loan Defaults appeared first on Affordable Schools Online.

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