7 Ways Grandparents Can Help Their Grandchildren Financially

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There is nothing like the love grandparents have for their grandchildren. Grandparents  love their grandchildren to the fullest, no matter what.

Because of this special relationship, Grandparents often think short term when gifting money to their grandchildren. Instead Grandparents need to plan ahead and be intentional as they strategize on helping their grandchildren financially throughout their whole life. Continue reading

8 Financial Tips Every College Student Needs

unsplash-workerCollege is an exciting time, but it’s also an expensive undertaking. According to collegescholarships.org the average accumulated student loan debt is between $26,000 and $100,000.

It’s important that parents prepare their college freshmen for their money choices, just like they would prepare them for other life decisions. Before they head off to school, make sure your college student knows these tips that will allow them to enjoy the college experience at the lowest possible cost. Continue reading

College Savings: Understanding Your Options

pixabay - schoolFor most parents, paying for their children’s college education will be one of their greatest financial challenges. According to “Business Insider” future college costs are expected to inflate 5% per year. A current student will likely pay $76,979 for a four-year public college education but in eighteen years that cost is expected to surge to $185,259.

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