When It Comes to College, a New Perspective Reveals Opportunities

Peck, Maureen
January 2007
Journal of Financial Planning;Jan2007, Vol. 20 Issue 1, p10
Academic Journal
The article presents a letter from the editor of the "Journal of Financial Planning" concerning the January 2007 issue. The issue focuses on opportunity, with a cover story entitled "Failure to Launch: Missed Opportunities in Education Planning" by Jim Grote. The article examines the opportunities that families traditionally miss when paying for higher education, and the methods that financial planners can use to take advantage of college finance options. These include using diverse financial investments for funding and building financial maturity among children by including them in the process.


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