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Routing: 302076017
Routing: 302076017
Routing: 302076017
Routing: 302076017

College: Before, During, and After

Feeling the Heat of College Expenses?

Consumers United Association prides itself on improving the financial lives of consumers through education and advocacy. They help educate their members and advocate for consumers to ensure better financial futures for all. One of their topics of focus is educating families on how to prepare for college expenses. Whether you’re planning for college, currently enrolled, or have finished college and are ready to begin paying back loans, CUA is here to help.

Paying for college can be stressful but with careful planning and the right information, the process can get easier. For many people, how to pay for a college education is one of the first major financial decisions they’ll make. This guide covers some of the big decisions you’ll face and will help you understand your options for financing your college education. There is a way!

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This program was designed for parents and their teens who will be entering college soon and have not saved enough money to pay for it. It is designed to give you ideas for limiting the amount of student loan debt you will take. There are 4 other accompanying videos for this presentation:

• Come Up With a Game Plan

• How to Talk to Your Teen About Money For School

• Top 10 Ways to Start Saving Today

• Paying Off Student Loans Faster

For more information, visit Consumers United Association’s YouTube Channel.

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