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High school seniors fare no better than in 1970s

WASHINGTON (AP) — Students preparing to leave high school are faring no better in reading or math than students did four decades ago, the government said in a report Thursday that was certain to renew […]

06/27/2013

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Study: US education spending tops global list

WASHINGTON (AP) — The United States spends more than other developed nations on its students’ education each year, with parents and private foundations picking up more of the costs than in the past, an international […]

06/25/2013

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Tips for spring scholarship season

Spring scholarship season is here, so Money 101 host Bob McCormick talks with Ben Kaplan of http://www.cityofcollegedreams.org.

04/24/2013

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Students fight bill that would raise class fees

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Proposed legislation that would raise fees for high-demand courses during summer and winter sessions at California community colleges is meeting opposition from students and faculty.

04/21/2013

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UC admission offers up again for nonresidents

SAN FRANCISCO (AP) — High school seniors who hoped to be admitted to the University of California for the coming fall had an edge if their resumes included out-of-state addresses.

04/18/2013

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Money 101 show highlights: affordable care, preventative medicine

Money 101 host Bob McCormick talks with Dr. David Baron — the Exec. Director of the UCLA Arthur Ashe Student Health and Wellness Center and the founder of Primary Caring of Malibu. They discuss allergies, the Affordable Care Act, and preventative medicine.

04/02/2013

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Ellen Siminoff on Business Rockstars

Today on Business Rockstars, Ken Rutkowski talks with a founding executive and Senior Vice President of Yahoo, Ellen Siminoff. An entrepreneur and investor, she is currently the CEO of Shmoop, an educational website.

03/26/2013

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California sees steep fall in teacher pink slips

SACRAMENTO, Calif. (AP) — California teachers are seeing a steep drop in pink slips, thanks to the strengthening economy and new revenue from voter-approved taxes.

03/16/2013

When it’s OK to lie in a relationship

Sean Huran, faculty member in the school of Communications at DePaul University, tells Maggie and Michael how romantic partners use affection to lie to each other, although he says it’s counter-intuitive. Click here to listen.

03/12/2013

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5 forms of financial aid for college – besides scholarships

On Money 101 today, Bob McCormick interviewed independent college counselor Danny Ruderman, author of “The Ultimate College Acceptance System.” Danny shared five forms of financial aid for college besides scholarships. Click to listen.

03/01/2013

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