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Tuition costs have increased at a far greater rate than housing, energy and health care costs, as well as the overall rate of inflation.
For the second time in 3 years, the markets are taking their toll on 529 plans -- even for soon-to-be freshmen.
Many affluent parents have no intention of paying the full freight for their children's college education, a survey says.
A new college school year is right around the corner, and so are new tuition hikes and budget cutbacks.
Almost 20 states have cut funding for colleges, raising costs for students -- starting now.
Carrying a lot of credit card and student loan debt sadly raises the self-esteem of young people. The glow fades at age 28.
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