The Squared Away Blog addressed student loan prevention in a two part article. This blog is from the Center of Retirement Research of Boston University. Fred Amrein is one of the thought leaders in the college funding area who is interviewed for this article. It discusses various strategies to consider when financing a college education.…Details
The CNN Money article discusses the various repayment methods available for students. This article addresses the issue parents face when trying to help their children repay their student loans. As stated on various pages in this website, students have better loan repayment options than their parents. Proper planning for parents who are trying to pay…Details
Investment News addresses the various student loan options and rates in an article called Fed loans best option, even at twice the price. It covers the difference on the advantages of private and federal loans. When going through the process of financing your education you need to weigh the options on both the cost and…Details
In the May 27, 2012 article, “Attacking Student Loan Debt”, the author Lynn Asinof addresses the stress of navigating the technicalities of loan repayment. Fred Amrein is quoted in this Boston Globe article. Attacking Student Loan Debt steps you through the important steps of loan consolidation and selecting the best repayment plan. Taking a broader view of your financial…Details
Smart Money investigates the comparison of private student loans and federal loans as the interest rate is expected to increase. Understanding the various rates and loan repayment options is important as you decide the best ways to pay for college. The article is called Can Private Loans Undercut Federal Rates?
Think Advisor discusses the advantages of doing a comprehensive analysis of the college decision. Fred Amrein, a national college funding expert, shares tips on why a four-year college analysis is so important in the college decision process. The focus of the article is the financial aspects of the college decision. Understanding the financial outcome of your…Details
This article by BusinessWeek looks at the financial aid process and discusses how to help parents retrain themselves. Financing Training for Career Changes investigates the impact on both the child’s and parent’s financial aid position. This has become more difficult within the FAFSA process. Most schools will require additional information from the adult to maximize…Details
Savingforcollege.com looks at the reasons why to consider 529 Plans as a option to help you pay for college. Many investors believe that long term investing means putting on blinders. Five Reasons to Invest in 529 Plans describes various options to consider when making the decisions on college saving plans. If you decide to use…Details