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Paying for college today can be an expensive and complicated journey.
For too many families, the path leads to lots of debt.
The average college student will graduate with more than $30,000
in student loans and face monthly repayments of hundreds of dollars
for several years into the future.
Parents covering college costs by borrowing through loans,
retirement accounts or home equity, are jeopardizing their
future retirement security.
Don’t let paying for college derail your financial life
and shortchange your future.
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College Money Smart is empowering families with insights, strategies and resources to shrink your college costs and streamline the college planning process
Common Financial Aid Mistakes to Avoid Garnering financial aid can help you drive down your college costs. Student aid dollars primarily come from the federal
Take charge of your college planning; design a planning roadmap so that you can better navigate through complexity and confusion to find your way to
When you and your student are beginning to look at colleges, the process may seem straightforward. You find a school you like, apply, get accepted, and write a tuition check.
The reality, however, is much more complicated. Knowing the college landscape and how pricing works might be the easiest and fastest way to save money when paying for college.
Here are ten things I want you to understand before you write that check.