Leider, Anna
April 1995
Journal of Financial Planning;Apr95, Vol. 8 Issue 2, p63
Academic Journal
With college: costs continuing to rise at a rate at least double that of inflation, families at nearly every income level are greatly concerned about college financing. While some of this concern is justifiable, much of the concern would disappear if families received more intelligible information about the financial-aid application process and more encouragement to include college in their family's long-term financial plan. This means planners must acquire greater knowledge of the issues and strategies unique to higher education financing, and incorporate this knowledge into more traditional investment-planning practices.


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