Plan Before You Borrow: What You Should Know about Planning for College Education

Originally aired 8/26/13

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Got student loan debt? Thinking about getting student loans? More than 38 million Americans have outstanding student loan debt totaling almost $1 trillion. While Congress considers proposals to keep these loan interest rates down, learn about what you can do to plan for college education. In this webcast, Kara Kessinger will share important information about:

  • An overview of Congress’ action on whether or not to let interest rates increase
  • College savings opportunities
  • Financial aid: when it’s appropriate and how to use it smartly and strategies for repayment
  • Tax planning opportunities, including education tax credits and deductions