College costs include tuition, room, board, books, and more. We can help you figure out what you can afford and explore options like scholarships and loans. We’ll work together to create a budget that makes sense for your family.
Speaking of loans, they can be a bit tricky. We’ll guide you through the fine print, interest rates, and what it all means for your wallet down the road. We’ll make sure you’re comfortable with your loan choices and have a plan to pay them back.
Now, let’s get strategic about saving. Starting early is a smart move. We’ll look at options like 529 plans that offer tax advantages. We’ll help you come up with an investment strategy that matches your goals and how much risk you’re okay with. When those college acceptance letters start rolling in, we’ll tackle financial aid packages.
We’ll help you decode the offers and figure out what they mean for your finances. And if there’s room to negotiate, we’ll show you how.
But wait, there’s more! College is just the beginning. We’ll chat about managing your student loans after graduation, building your credit, and setting up savings for things like your first home or retirement. Bottom line: College planning with us by your side means looking at the big financial picture. It’s about making informed choices that set you up for success, both in college and beyond. Let’s work together to make your college dreams a financially savvy reality