Virtual-How to Pay for College

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Program Type:

College Planning

Age Group:

Teens , Adults
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Program Description


While there are many different ways to finance higher education, parents often feel like they need to choose between risking their retirement or burying their children in debt. This presentation explores efficient ways to save for college, the difference between federal and institutional financial aid, different types of funding and grants, alternative payment options, high income household planning, new 2021 tax changes, strategies to find a college that fits your budget, and how COVID 19 has affected financial planning for college as well as financial aid. For parents and teens.

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Presenter Information: Sean Flynn of Essex Financial, The Southport Group, is a Certified College Planning Specialist (CCPS) and a financial advisor with more than 15 years of experience. Sean was Named 40 under Forty by the Fairfield County Business Journal, and a Next Gen Best In State advisor by Forbes. Sean has been featured in the WSJ, Kiplinger’s, Financial Advisor magazine and other Financial Periodicals.  He is a graduate of Fairfield University, Dolan School of Business.