Making college a reality, despite the price tag
Education & Kids ARA 9/30/2012 at 12:50AM

Sending a student to college is a proud time for families. But with tuition costs rising and families continuing to face financial challenges, many are taking another look at how to pay for college. According to the latest Merrill Edge Report, 56 percent of parents have paid or expect to pay more to send their [...]

For today’s teens, the time to plan for college expenses is now
Education & Kids ARA 8/19/2012 at 7:02AM

(ARA) – When it comes to planning for college, most parents are sure of just two things: They want their child to get a college degree, and they’ll need a smart savings plan in place to ensure college expenses are covered. For the 2009-2010 academic year, tuition, room and board at a private four-year college [...]