The best way to minimize the headache of paying for college is to plan ahead and to regularly put money into an account earmarked for university. Here are some do’s and don’ts to help get you on the path towards a well-educated (and hopefully, debt-free) child.
Parents all know that paying for college is hard. It’s expensive, and it can be confusing to navigate the sea of federal loans, institutional aid, and other funding options. The best way to minimize this headache is to plan ahead and save. 529 plans are a great way to get started, offering simplicity, low cost, and tax benefits.