Save for College
This week, you can
• Get the scoop on 529 plans
• Set up a 529 plan: a great way to pay for college
• Find out about the American Opportunity Credit and Hope Credit
WITH THE AVERAGE TUITION AT A four-year private college now running about $25,000 a year (about $7,000 a year for a public school), paying for a college education can be overwhelming for most parents. And many parents fret about it for years before college begins. But it isn’t just the money aspect. It’s the reality of seeing your child leave home and become an adult. You’ve been working toward this since you brought your kids home from the hospital. But now the rubber of reality hits the emotional road and watching them leave the nest may not be easy. Take ...