College Funding: 5 Ways to Save For College

Your decisions now will impact your future finances.


Each family has unique circumstances—different finances, sources of income, academic aspirations, career goals, and so on. It makes sense to seek college preparation, selection, and funding advice from specialists. Be cautious—many purported experts aren't. Seek referrals. Be particularly skeptical of any college funding specialist who seems only to offer a single type of investment as a catch-all solution.