Education Planning

Details on designing an educational plan, calculating a financial needs analysis, using the tax code to subsidize your education and creative educational hacks.

Here are the topics covered in the Education Planning section:

  • Educational needs analysis
  • Funding an education
  • Qualified Tuition Programs (529 Plans)
  • Coverdell Education Savings Accounts
  • UTMA and UGMA Accounts
  • U.S. Educational Savings Bonds
  • Tax Credits (American Opportunity, Lifetime Learning, etc.)
  • Financial Aid for Education (Pell, Perkins, Fullbright, etc.)
  • Private scholarship programs
  • Alternative ways to accumulate college credits (CLEP, AP, DSST, etc.)
  • Inexpensive accredited colleges & universities

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