Sharon Epperson

Sharon Epperson

About Sharon Epperson

Sharon Epperson is a correspondent for CNBC covering the commodity markets and personal finance.

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Think College Is Expensive Now? Wait Until July 1.

Interest rates on federal student loans are set to rise again.
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Obama Pushes Financial Education in Schools

The White House has made April National Financial Capability Month.

Americans Are Struggling to Save

A new survey found that two thirds of Americans have made 'fair' or 'no' progress in meeting their savings needs.
Starting a Business

Boomers Turn to Entrepreneurship as New Retirement Strategy

Many workers ages 45 to 74 plan to start a business in later life, finds a new AARP survey.