Is College Worth the Price Tag?
We’ve all heard the advice: If you want more opportunity, go to college. But today, that advice is seriously expensive. America's student debt is more than a trillion dollars. And a lot of Americans ask if there might not be better, more affordable options. Some point to technical or trade schools. But for many others, the higher pay and job satisfaction that often come with a degree are still unbeatable. It makes you wonder: Can we still afford to send our kids to college? Or in today’s job market, can we afford not to?