October 29, 2013
Company Selling Net-Price Calculators Stymies Efforts to Compare College Costs
A company that has developed net-price calculators for some of the nation's top colleges is blocking access to an aggregator's computer servers, allegedly at the request of some of those college clients.
The move by the Rezolve Group, which prevents College Abacus from accessing the clients' calculators, means that prospective students cannot use the aggregator's website to compare cost estimates from Yale, Cornell, and hundreds of other universities and colleges. While students can