Category: College Savings

Step by Step Guide: How To Apply For Student Loans
College Savings

Step by Step Guide: How To Apply For Student Loans

Road2College Road2College- September 10, 2019 0

When it comes to paying for college, the loan process can be confusing. There are a lot of options, but they are far from equal. ... Read More

Having a 4 Year Focus in a 1 Year World
College Financial Aid Costs and Stats

Having a 4 Year Focus in a 1 Year World

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- September 9, 2019 0

  Right now, we have parents in our Paying for College 101 Facebook group telling us that they’re losing sleep. College admissions are difficult, but ... Read More

How Grandparents Can Pay for College with 529 Plans
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How Grandparents Can Pay for College with 529 Plans

Joanna Nesbit Joanna Nesbit- September 8, 2019 0

Many families save for college by putting money away in a state’s standard 529 Plan, a college education savings account exempted from federal taxes. But ... Read More

Pros and Cons to Using Home Equity Loans to Pay For College
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Pros and Cons to Using Home Equity Loans to Pay For College

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- September 7, 2019 0

  You may have heard that tapping into home equity is a great way to bridge the gap in paying for college. Certainly, many families ... Read More

10 Tips For Helping Parents Pay For College
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10 Tips For Helping Parents Pay For College

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- September 6, 2019 0

  I wish I could say that if you followed everything we suggest here you would never have a problem paying for college. If that ... Read More

How To Clean Up Bad Credit If Your Student Needs Student Loans
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How To Clean Up Bad Credit If Your Student Needs Student Loans

Road2College Road2College- September 4, 2019 0

Are you a parent concerned you won’t be able to help your student with private student loans or a parent plus loan because of your ... Read More

5 Myths About How To Pay For College
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5 Myths About How To Pay For College

Road2College Road2College- September 3, 2019 0

When our children were born, back in the late 90s, we thought we were diligent by opening a 529 plan before they turned one and ... Read More

Money Saving Tips After You’ve Dealt with Tuition
College Life

Money Saving Tips After You’ve Dealt with Tuition

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- September 3, 2019 0

Getting merit aid and appropriate financial assistance can help with tuition and even room and board. But there are more ways you can save during ... Read More

One Mom Shares 5 Ways to Save for College
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One Mom Shares 5 Ways to Save for College

Miranda Marquit Miranda Marquit- September 2, 2019 0

  We're always looking for ways to save for college. After all, the cost of college keeps going up. Over in our Paying For College ... Read More

Talking to Your Kids About an Affordable College
College Savings

Talking to Your Kids About an Affordable College

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- August 31, 2019 0

The sky's the limit, you can go anywhere and do anything! Well, at least that’s what the marketing says. The truth is, while effort can ... Read More