Understanding New Student Loans

It’s no secret that the United States has some of the largest amounts of students who attend a college or university. According to NationMaster almost 73% of American High School students go on to college within 5 years of graduation.  However, it is becoming increasingly difficult to finance a four year degree or beyond. In 2011, two-thirds of […]

Teaching Children: Sustainability or Stewardship?

Christians are often accused of being insensitive to the green movement because we doubt the “global warming” data and see “green” as just another government ploy to gain control and power. But as Christians, whether we believe the data or not, we are still called to be good stewards of what God has given us. And […]

Avoiding Student Loan Debt

Student Savings: The Unspoken Lesson These days, the cost of getting a college degree is higher than ever. This, combined with the fact that many students find themselves entering college without financial support from their parents or guardians and with little to no personal student savings, has left many with no real option but to rack […]

The Quickest Ways to Pay Off Your Student Loan

Finishing university and starting a new phase in your life is an exciting time when you leave behind the wild days of your student life and embark on a career. This also is the time when reality hits you and you realize that you have a hefty student loan to repay. It can be disconcerting to look […]

7 Reasons to Go Back to School

Most Americans support the idea of going back to school in order to expand their career choices. Whether it is a certificate, a bachelor’s degree, or even a Master’s degree getting an education improves one’s skills and knowledge and is often the only way to enter a profession and yes, even get a chance at earning more. […]

Should You Invest in a Private Tutor?

A good education can unlock your child’s future. So, if your child is struggling in school, it’s only natural to want to get him or her the best help possible. While many schools have after-school programs that can help, many parents turn to outside sources for additional help. After all, working with experts in the field […]

Ways Your Kid Can Help Pay for Their College Education

A college education typically costs a lot of money and education costs have risen faster than inflation. As such, most parents need all the financial assistance they can get to help put their kids through college. Besides seeking financial assistance from student loan programs and grants programs, you can also help your children by encouraging […]

Money Management for Kids

Many grew up watching our parents scrimp and save in order to have money left at the end of the week; many more have watched their parents struggle in order to pay their bills. Regardless of how you were brought up, most of what you first learn about money management and well-being stems from what […]