How to Avoid College Debt

College tuition and fees have hit the roof. In fact, cost has become one of the most important deciding factors when deciding whether or not to go to college. According to College Board, the average tuition and fees charged by public and private non-profit four-year colleges in 2011-12 ranged between $8,244 and $28,500 per year. The cost was considerably lower in public two-year colleges, at $2,963 per year. However, that's not the entire cost...