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1211, 2019

IRS provides tax inflation adjustments for tax year 2020

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The Internal Revenue Service recently announced the tax year 2020 annual inflation adjustments for more than 60 tax provisions, including the tax rate schedules and other tax changes. Revenue Procedure 2019-44 (PDF) provides details about these annual adjustments. The tax law change covered in the revenue procedure was added by the [...]

1710, 2019

Majority of parents aren’t talking with kids about money

By |October 17th, 2019|Student Loans|Comments Off on Majority of parents aren’t talking with kids about money

While it may seem strange or premature to talk with your kids about finances, student debt, loans and the like, these are topics you will want to address at some point. But you're not alone when shying away from these types of discussions. A recent study reveals teaching financial education [...]

2409, 2019

Colleges falling short of preparing students for careers and citizenship

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Are students falling short in college when it comes to getting what they need to succeed in the real world?  The American Council of Trustees and Alumni, also known as ACTA, has released the latest edition of its publication "What Will They Learn? 2019-2020" targeting this question. The report centers on [...]

2208, 2019

The New Center unveils plan to alleviate student debt crisis

By |August 22nd, 2019|Student Loans|Comments Off on The New Center unveils plan to alleviate student debt crisis

Although the student debt crisis is big news in the 2020 presidential debate — with all kinds of ideas to rescue students from debt — there has been little talk as to why college is so expensive in general. The New Center — an organization focused on creating the space [...]

1807, 2019

Gen Z to rescue as manufacturing faces ‘silver tsunami’

By |July 18th, 2019|Student Loans|Comments Off on Gen Z to rescue as manufacturing faces ‘silver tsunami’

It looks as if the U.S. manufacturing industry has a workforce problem. However, a new survey conducted by Leading2Lean reports there is an unlikely hope for a new generation of workers that will spur industry-wide innovation. The 2019 L2L Manufacturing Index, an annual measurement of the American public's perceptions of [...]

407, 2019

Report: most affordable online MBA programs for 2019

By |July 4th, 2019|Student Loans|Comments Off on Report: most affordable online MBA programs for 2019

College Consensus a college ratings website that aggregates publisher rankings and student reviews, has published a guide to the 25 Most Affordable Online MBA Programs 2019. Online MBA students understand that getting a higher degree is an investment that will take some sacrifice considering going back to school (even online) [...]