Paying for college isn’t as difficult as you might think. We’ll show you how to go about finding the right school and paying for it.
The benefits of a college education are worth the investment: surveys show that those with college degrees earn more money over their lifetimes than those without a college education. In this chapter, we’ll show you how to choose the right college, based on decisions such as price, academic specialties, location and size.We’ll also explain what you need to do to be eligible for financial aid.
The rising costs of college
Despite the rising costs, we show you that a college education is worth it over the course of one’s working life.
Picking the right college for you — and your wallet
Get the details on creating, growing and tapping college investment plans such as 529s, prepaid tuition plans and education bond programs.
FAFSA: a critical piece of the puzzle
Your child isn’t eligible for financial aid without this. We show you how to apply and how to read the Student Aid Report (SAR) you’ll get back.