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[Video] Investing in a 529 College Savings Plan

[Video] Investing in a 529 College Savings Plan MICHELLE SMALENBERGER & ROBERT STOLL, CFP & CFA ® [Length: 3 Minute Video] We’ve been talking the last few weeks about saving for your child’s education or filing for student aid. If that’s a part of paying for your child’s college, consider the 529 college savings plan.…

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[Video] FAFSA FAQ #3: Get Started

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[Video] FAFSA FAQ #3: Get Started MICHELLE SMALENBERGER & ROBERT STOLL, CFP & CFA ® [Length: 2 Minute Video] So today we’re going to finish our three part series, talking about FAFSA FAQ. And more of the details, as we lead up to the October 1st date, where you can actually start filing for FAFSA.…

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Filling Out The FAFSA Form

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Filling Out The FAFSA Form [Length: 10 Minute Read] In the previous getting started FAFSA resource, I walked you through the key reasons why you want to fill out the FAFSA form each year for your college student(s), and how getting an FSA ID was a key first step to fill out the FAFSA itself. If…

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Filling Out The FAFSA: Getting Your FSA ID

Filling Out The FAFSA: Getting Your FSA ID | Financial Advisor, Deer Park, Barrington

Filling Out The FAFSA: Getting Your FSA ID [Length: 6 Minute Read] With the October 1, start of the 2020-2021 college application season, I’ve created a 2-part series called “Filling out the FAFSA” to guide you through the process. This post will help you understand what FAFSA is, why it’s important to fill it out,…

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