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Alternative Ways to Fund College Besides Loans and Scholarships

Tweet There are advantages to using student loans and scholarships to fund your college education, but you don’t want to go into heavy debt just to attend college. Sometimes scholarships

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College Savings Plans by the Numbers

You’ve been socking away money for years to cover your son’s or daughter’s college education. Or perhaps you have several children and have been amassing a small college savings plan for each one.

College Budgeting

The Best and Worst of 529 College Savings Plans

Tweet 529 college savings plans are a popular investment vehicle for people who want to set aside money for college for either themselves, their children, or for some other eligible


New Ruling Helps 529 Plan Owners

If you have a 529 college savings plan there is some good news for you in 2009 thanks to the U.S. Treasury Department (Treasury) and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) who decided to allow account owners to change their investment strategy twice per calendar year.

College Budgeting

Prepaid College Tuition? Nice!

Tweet Higher education expenses continue to soar, worrying parents whose children are now winding their way through college. Talk to parents of children who are several years away from college