College costs can be deceptive: High priced prestigious schools with big endowments often send students into the world with less college debt than less prestigious schools, says new US News & World Report college survey.
Here's an interesting but little known problem with the federal income tax system: People who have tax withheld from their paychecks but, for some reason, don’t file returns. For many, ignoring their 1040 means they are paying tax they don’t owe.
College tuition costs, as well as room and board, are racing upward. Tuition and fees at community colleges are up 24 percent more than inflation over the past five years, according to a new College Board survey.