The Price You Pay for College

The Price You Pay for College

Table of Contents: Merit Aid The Importance of Higher Education Your Personal Goals The Inside Scoop Higher education seems to have simultaneously become both a mandatory minimum and yet out of reach for so many young adults.  Ron Lieber, a New York Times personal...
The Price You Pay for College

The Best 529 Plans for Texans

Table of Contents: 529 Plans Best 529 Plans for Texas Residents Low Cost User Friendly Platform In Summary 529 Plans Three weeks ago, I was introduced to a new reason to research 529 plans. Our first child was born and so began the process of setting up a 529 plan. My...
The Price You Pay for College

529 College Savings Plans

Table of Contents: Saving for College Sequential Savings Contributions to 529 Plans Investments & Growth Distributions Is the 529 Plan the Right Vehicle? Saving for College According to the Office of Federal Student Aid, student loan debt exceeded $1.51 trillion...
The Price You Pay for College

Education Funding After the SECURE Act

Table of Contents: The New Alternative The Costs of Higher Education Today 529 Plans The Tax Credits Takeaways The New Alternative The extreme cost of higher education is well documented. Saving and paying for a child’s college education is a daunting task. The price...