College tuition is the highest its ever been, and with annual tuition costing $10,000 to $40,000 or more; it is now one of the most significant purchases you or your child will make in a lifetime. Being prepared and informed of all the resources will help you make smart money decisions.
Taking the time for College Savings Planning will help you:
Compare tuition, expenses, and acceptance rates with colleges and universities.
Understand the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) process
Learn about the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) calculation
Explore grants, scholarships, and merit awards available with each institution
Become informed with responsible borrowing
Compare 529 plans and be aware of tax savings and incentives
Review private and federal student loans
Learn how work-study works or alternatives to earning college credit
Get resources in order: SAT/SAT prep and College Essay help
Create your College Savings Plan for your child or multiple children
Late College Savings Planning: Use Roth IRA or other options to help pay for college
Explore which colleges or universities offer generous financial help for field of study
Be prepared, confident and college ready
InvestEdge Planning offers College Savings Planning with the Financial Planning package or as a Limited Scope Financial Planning service; the fee is $750. Subscription payment is available: pay $250 upfront and $250 for the next two months, due on the 1st of the month.