NerdWallet: New college grads: do these 9 things before your first paycheck comes

Welcome to financial adulthood. To celebrate, put down the beer and follow these tips to kick off the milestone......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 21st, 2019

College grads: Here"s how to set yourself up for financial success

What you do with that first paycheck can set you up for lifelong financial success or put you on a path of money troubles......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralApr 20th, 2018

7 things to know today and Orlando among best cities for college grads

Good morning, Orlando! A recent analysis of major U.S. cities found Orlando ranked high as a good place for college graduates. A SmartAsset study released this week put Orlando at No. 15 out of 108 based on affordability, access to jobs and fun,.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 4th, 2018

New grads: Here are the top 5 places to invest

Ideally, your first paycheck will sprout your first investment account. Because while investing may not be top of mind right out of college, it should be: Even small amounts add up big over time.      &nb.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 9th, 2018

NerdWallet: The 10 best cities for new grads starting out

Not every city offers the same opportunities for newly-minted college grads who need to get a foothold in the working world......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 21st, 2018

NerdWallet: 5 places for new grads to invest

If you can find money from your new paycheck to save and invest, here are 5 options, in a very particular order......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMay 24th, 2018

Bill Gates is giving away free copies of one of the most important books he"s read to all college graduates — here"s how to get yours

AP Photo/Miguel Villagran Bill Gates is gifting all college grads one of his favorite books of the year, Hans Rosling's "Factfulness: Ten Reasons we're wrong about the world — and why things are better than you .....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderJun 5th, 2018

NerdWallet: How to retire in your 30s or 40s—even if you have kids

Meet two guys who did it, and how they handle things like health insurance and college savings......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchAug 20th, 2018

6 things to consider when buying a laptop for college

A brand new year of college courses is always just around the corner, and with it comes a long shopping list. If a laptop happens to be on that list, you might be wondering just what exactly you should know to.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralJun 13th, 2019

Sallie Mae is expanding from student loans to credit cards. Should you get one?

Sallie Mae just released a suite of three credit cards targeted at college students, recent grads and young prof.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayJun 13th, 2019

Majority Of Recent College Grads Don"t Have Jobs Lined Up, Survey Shows

American students carry an aggregate pile of student loan debt equivalent to roughly $1.5 trillion, a generational burden that has helped contribute to plunging birth rates, lower home-ownership rates among young people, an.....»»

Category: blogSource: zerohedgeJun 6th, 2019

7 things to know today and a look inside the new UCF Downtown campus

Good morning, Orlando! We're just two and a half months or so away from the opening of UCF Downtown, the shared campus of the University of Central Florida and Valencia College that is expected to open for classes on Aug. 26. The campus will be part of .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 3rd, 2019

Map: Where recent college grads can afford to rent

There are more city That’s the message from StreetEasy in a repo… published Wednesday. The apartment-listing site’s block-by-block map ranks areas on the number of apartment listings affordable on... To view the full story, click the title link......»»

Category: blogSource: crainsnewyorkJun 3rd, 2019

4 Things You Need To Teach Your Child About Banking Before They Start College

When packing your kids up to leave the nest, it might seem daunting that they.....»»

Category: blogSource: benzingaJun 1st, 2019

Buyer’s remorse: High debt and low pay leave some college grads rueful

In the U.S., a college degree has usually me.....»»

Category: topSource: latimesMay 31st, 2019

"Thank you, God, I am debt free": Grads react to having student loans wiped

During a commencement speech at Morehouse College May 19, billionaire Robert F. Smith said he would pay the class of 2019’s student loans. Some graduates had upwards of $200,000 in debt......»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 30th, 2019

5 student loan tips for recent grads

If you feel like you're never going to get out from underneath your student loan debt, these five things could help you make a game plan.....»»

Category: topSource: moneycentralMay 29th, 2019

5 student loan tips for recent grads

If you feel like you're never going to get out from underneath your student loan debt, these five things could help y.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 29th, 2019

Money tips for college grads who are about to get their first paychecks

For college grads who are about to get those first paychecks, it might be tempting to overspend. Instead, plan to .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 26th, 2019

How to pay off student loans without a billionaire bailout

College is an investment but staggering debt is depressing. What do grads need to do, if they're not lucky enough to have someone p.....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 24th, 2019

College freshmen, don't get schooled on your student loan

Student loans are a reality for most college freshmen. Here are key things you should .....»»

Category: topSource: usatodayMay 23rd, 2019