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While it’s never too late to put money aside, it’s better to start sooner rather than later. When it comes to financial planning, time is your best ally.
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Saving for college may seem like an insurmountable task. But families everywhere are making it a top priority and here’s why: College graduates tend to have lower unemployment rates and higher lifetime earnings. So the return on your investment is measured by the quality of your child’s life.
Thinking of relying on financial aid? Consider this: When you save a dollar, you make money. But when you borrow a dollar, it costs you money. That’s why financial aid shouldn’t be your only plan.
College debt is already second only to mortgage debt. Many people are currently struggling to repay college loans, and costs continue to rise.
Source: FRBNY Consumer Credit Panel/Equifax, http://www.deseretnews.com/article/865585172/How-bankruptcy-could-help-solve-the-student-loan-crisis.html?pg=all
Sizable debt may significantly alter your child’s post-graduate plans.
You need access to as many financial planning tools as may be available to you in order to prepare your children for a better future.