College students and recent graduates can get experience through internships, says Eric Yaverbaum of CollegeClickTV.com.
Most baby boomers have loaned money to their children, but many never get paid back.
Tips to help you pay for college without taking on excessive student debt.
In addition to outdoor activities and community service, Boy Scouts also learn personal finance and money management on the way to earning Eagle.
College funds averaged losses of almost 23% from July to November because of deep drops in the stock market.
Despite the recession students should apply to top private colleges, says expert Eric Yaverbaum; financial aid may be available.