College Funding Starts With The Student

College planning is an enormous undertaking which requires action, careful planning, and realistic analysis.  Despite the challenges parents and students face there is a method to the madness.  While there certainly are different schools of thought on how best to go about this, our process is the result of 20 years’ experience, scientific analysis, and […]

Which Costs Less? Public or Private?

Does a private school really cost more than a state school?  It sounds like a rhetorical question but it’s not.  I can make a case they cost about the same.  In this article we’ll take a look at the real cost differences between the two and bring the word “value” into the conversation. *Note: If […]

College Planning IS Retirement Planning: The True Costs of College

College comes at a very inconvenient time for parents.  At a time when they should be saving for retirement they are often going into debt or dipping into their savings to pay for their child’s education; and expectedly so.  We all love our children and desire the best for their lives.  But we really need […]