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Understanding Your Finances After Your Child Is Accepted to College

If you are planning to help finance your child's college education, here are some practical tips that can help reduce your burden. By...
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Financial Aid Guide for Families

Financial Aid Guide for Families By Paula Pant   College is a big expense. According to the College Board, the average annual cost of tuition and other expenses for the 2013-14 academic year is $30,094 for private...
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5 College Savings Plans that Could Save You Money

If you’ve got kids, it’s time to start planning for their education — even if they’re still in diapers.   The cost of a college education these days (average yearly tuition for 2013-2014)...
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How to Fund Your Kids' College Education Without Sacrificing Your Retirement

A lot of the money advice out there tends to focus on young people and Millennials, and highlights all the financial pitfalls that they face and what to do to avoid them. In reality, the stakes are much higher for older...
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How to Furnish Your Child's Dorm Room Without Breaking the Bank

Furnishing a dorm room can be a challenge; students want to express their individuality while parents want to keep spending to a minimum. However, with a little bit of smarts and planning, both can be achieved. Pre-planning...
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An Innovative and Powerful Way to Save for Higher Education ? The 529 College Savings Plan

With the cost of college tuition and expenses rising at a higher pace than the rate of general inflation, planning for a child's education is one of the most important financial decisions one can make. In the past, many...
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Good News for College-Bound Students: Fees Dropping in 2014 for 529 College Savings Plans

By Justin Stoltzfus. Those who want to put money into a?529 college savings plan?should know about how these kinds of investment opportunities have been revamped and improved during recent years. Now, some of the newest...
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Five Ways to Cover College Tution

There is no escaping the fact that college costs are rising. According to the College Board, a non-profit composed of more than 4,700 educational institutions, the average annual tuition is $30,094 for four-year private...
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The Role of the Prepaid Tuition Plan -- and Some Helpful Things to Know in 2014

By Justin Stoltzfus March 3, 2014 In addition to the wide range of 529 college savings plans based on tax exempt status, there's an option commonly called "prepaid tuition," which often receives a...
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Crash Course on College Savings Plans

Investing education dollars in a tax-free, state-sponsored 529 college savings plan may be a no-brainer. Choosing the right plan can be a brain rattler. Finance experts can point to hundreds of options for 529 savers,...
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Federal Education Loan Rates Are on the Rise. Could It Affect You?

If you currently take advantage of federal loan programs to borrow money for college-or intend to do so in the future-take notice. Rates on popular loan programs have been moving up in line with three-month Treasury bills,...
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Five Ways to Cover College Tuition

There is no escaping the fact that college costs are rising. According to the College Board, a not-for-profit membership organization composed of more than 4,700 educational organizations, the average annual tuition at...
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