Question #4 How do you find the money to pay for college?
529 Savings Plan
is a state-sponsored program designed to help families save for a child's college education while offering tax benefits, flexibility and a broad range of investment options with no income level restrictions.
It is very important that you receive financial planning advise before you invest in mutual funds. Mutual funds are a common pool of money in which investors with common investments place their contributions. You can invest your permanent funds in mutual funds for long term growth as an example.
It is important to shop around before making a decision.
Contact your local school to see if financial investment representatives visit. It would be a good idea to set up an appointment with this person to ask questions.
Applying to Academies
Scholarships & Grants
Navigating the FAFSA
Personal Academic Survey
Personal Form (for letters)
Letters to Colleges
Request Recommendation Letters
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