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Here are some tax breaks and loan options to help pay for college

Here are some tax breaks and loan options to help pay for college

Your child has selected a college, and now comes the fun part: figuring out how to pay for it.

Because the four-year cost of college can range from $100,000 to $280,000 per child, parents must have a plan for how to fund their children’s higher education. 

First, a suggestion: Manage your children’s expectations by talking with them early on about what you can afford to pay for college. 

Tax assistance

Many families earn too much money to qualify for need-based financial aid, but may be eligible for tax breaks.

The American Opportunity Tax...

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