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Saving for College Using 529 Plans: How to Navigate Plans & Taxes

529 plans help parents save for college tuition expenses for their kids, but with college costs on the rise, the account may not be enough.

Giving the Gift of Higher Education This Holiday Season; 529 Plans

Still trying to figure out what to get the children on your list for the holidays? How about the gift of higher education.

Mobile Gaming and Building a Lasting, Sustainable Brand in the Industry

Are mobile games one-hit wonders or is there sustained, long-term growth in the industry?

Uber Enters Student Debt Assistance Game to Turn PR-Friendly Corner

Amid a recent PR triage situation, Uber is offering up a positive spin on the company by offering a student debt assistance program for employees.

Obama Said to Include Tech Visa Expansion in Immigration

President Barack Obama will expand a program that allows foreign graduates of U.S. colleges to work in the States for up to 29 months.

FCC Chair Wants Fee Hike To Expand Internet Access in Schools

The head of the Federal Communications Commission said the U.S. should spend $1.5 billion more a year to make sure every child has access to high-speed Internet connections at school.

Houghton Mifflin CEO: Pre-K Push, Digital Gains Driving Stock

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt shares have nearly doubled since last year’s IPO due to the uptick in the education market and improvements in the quality of its digital content.

Back-to-School Discounts and Pleasant Fall Weather Lift Costco Sales

Costco reported a 13% increase in profits in the most recent quarter, topping estimates for the first time in five quarters at $1.58 a share.

Starbucks: 1,800 Workers Enrolled for ASU Tuition Program

Starbucks says more than 1,000 of its workers have enrolled for a fall semester at Arizona State University to take advantage of a program that helps pay for their tuition.

Antoine Walker’s The 8 Foundation is on a Mission to Teach Financial Literacy

NBA All-Star Antoine Walker is on a mission to promote financial literacy, using his own story as a warning and platform for others.