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Student Loan Hero CEO recounts struggle after defaulting on student loan

Know what really happens when you default on your student loan and learn what to do to overcome this challenge.

Aug 20, 2015 02:21 AM EDT

Bitten by the travel bug? There's an app for that!

Here is a collection of some of the most essential apps for today's average frequent flyer. Survive the hassle of travel by arming your phone with these apps.

Aug 19, 2015 04:43 AM EDT

Bored with problem sets? Why not solve real people's problems - and make money out of it

Why choosing to become an entrepreneur even while in college can work out to be a net positive. Here's a roundup of the benefits of starting an entrepreneurial life while in college.

Aug 18, 2015 10:57 PM EDT

Survey Says: Canadian students are worried over debt and getting a job

A CIBC poll suggests that majority of students' concerns this coming school year includes not being able to repay student-related debts and uncertainty of landing a good job that pays well.

Aug 18, 2015 07:15 AM EDT

Remember the 3 Cs to get the best business loan term possible

There are three Cs you must consider when applying for a business loan. These are the Credit Score, Cash Flow, and the Collateral.

Aug 17, 2015 11:03 PM EDT

Things Your Lawyers Won't Reveal To You about Bankruptcy Filing

Bankruptcy filing has its advantages and disadvantages. Before doing so, make sure you are making the right decision and talk to your lawyers if filing bankruptcy is the best thing to do to save your business and assets.

Aug 18, 2015 09:13 AM EDT

Baby Boomers may have too much of their savings invested in stocks

A retirement investment plan risking plenty on stocks may not be the best course of action for Baby Boomers.

Aug 17, 2015 05:14 AM EDT

How to Properly Handle Student Loans

What students can do to prevent student loans from taking control of their finances

Aug 25, 2015 04:45 AM EDT

Down Under: Gender pay gap is widest in Western Australia

It is an agony for most of the working women to receive wages far lower than men. Gender should not be an excuse since most of the men's work can now be done by women.

Aug 17, 2015 02:37 AM EDT

401K: The Good, The Bad and The Ugly Alternative

The 410K has been a glimmer of hope to the vast majority of employees yet throughout its existence, it has provided very little benefit to retirees and their family.

Aug 17, 2015 04:04 AM EDT

Some Essentials in Building an Investment Portfolio

The market may be volatile but there are steps to make a solid portfolio that's not only profitable but one that also gives you peace of mind.

Aug 17, 2015 05:07 AM EDT

Set yourself free: How to stay away from the college debt row

Forbes took to college financing guru Mark Kantrowitz for advice on how to curb student loans - some easy ways are knowing the different types of student loans, reduce costs, and not to over-borrow.

Aug 14, 2015 04:06 AM EDT

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