Paying for College

Financial Advice for College Students

I remember when I first went to college, back when the earth was still cooling from its formation. Having twenty dollars in my pocket was like having a secret bank account in Switzerland. Things have changed since then.

The earth has cooled off, continental drift has slowed, and today's college students think nothing of maxing out their $5,000 credit card limits. Parents are struggling with their own financial issues, such as how to keep their jobs, pay their bills, and--not least of all--manage those huge tuition bills that arrive at the most inopportune times.

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