RED BANK, NJ – College is expensive, there is no denying that.  

You have questions, College Funding Associates has the answers.

We have watched the cost of college increasing every year by 6-7%, more than double the cost of living increases.

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Most families are going to have to pay something for college and usually it’s considerably more than they expect to pay.

Many parents are shocked and disheartened when they finally receive their student’s financial aid award letter and they realize their out of pocket expenses are much higher than anticipated.

The good news is that there are ways to help make college more affordable. While there is no magic financial aid bullet, there are strategies and options that can be explored to lessen the cost of college and make the experience less stressful for both parents and students.

One of the most helpful options is to know how much your out of pocket college costs will be PRIOR to applying to college.

I am sure you agree that knowing what your approximate cost of college is BEFORE you apply might be helpful in choosing schools and coming up with a plan to pay for ALL the college years.

Meeting with a college planning expert can unveil these strategies and more to help you navigate the college waters. The sooner you meet with a college planning expert the more options you and your family will have available to you

All truths are easy to understand once they are discovered; the point is to discover them -  Galileo Galilei

To read anarticle on “How to Make College Tuition More Affordable,” click HERE.

It’s never too early to start planning.

Call the expert at College Funding Associates, Tom Murdock, to schedule a free consultation in their Rumson office, 732-224-1496

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