Paying For College

Whether your child is 8 or 18, the cost of a college education can seem daunting. Learn how to start budgeting for college, navigate the financial aid process, and make the most of your savings.

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Understanding the Financial Aid Process

Knowing how colleges calculate your expected contribution is the key to maximizing your aid.

How I'm Saving for College

One writer shares her strategies -- which may work for you, too.

Seven Myths About College Scholarships

Thousands of dollars in merit-based scholarships are given away each year -- here's how to get your share.

How to Choose a Financial Pro

Looking to hire a professional to help you manage your investments -- for general savings, the kids' college, or your retirement? These tips will help you find someone you can trust.