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"Education costs money, but then so does ignorance." -Sir Claus Moser

Great quote, but it needs updating. It should start out, "Education costs a lot of money..."

Most sources confirm that the average cost of attending a four-year college or university in the United States has historically risen by more than twice the rate of inflation.  If that trend continues, then a four-year college tuition with fees and room and board in 2030 may cost:

  • Over $100,000 at an in-state public university
  • Over $300,000 at an out-of-state public university
  • Over $400,000 at a private college

When it comes to funding college, slow and steady wins the race. And an education on this topic would be a wise investment. Start early, budget for it, stay committed... and use a financial consultant. We would love to help you sort through the maze of projecting costs, deciding how much to save, and also which savings/investment option makes the most sense.

Call 1-800-446-5073 to learn about:

  • 529 plans
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What is your goal? A secure retirement? A lifetime income? College education for three? We know the many choices available and offer trusted guidance to help make sense of it all.

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