For Students, the New Kind of Literacy Is Financial

Colleges offer programs in managing money

September 05, 2008 Premium content for subscribers. Subscribe Today

Eight years ago, Texas Tech University started a financial-literacy program to help its students master the basics of budgeting, saving, and not buying what they can't afford. Now, as colleges grapple with rising costs and an economic downturn, the...

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