How Grandparents Can Help Save for college

Fred Amrein was quoted in the US News article titled “How Grandparents Can Help Save for College”.  The author, Stacy Rapacon reviews several strategies that grandparents can utilize if they plan to help their grandchildren pay for college.   Completing the FAFSA and understanding the EFC calculation for the family needs to be considered first by…

Ben Franklin Fintech Philly Accelerator

College Affordability LLC was one of the entrepreneur companies participating in Philadelphia’s Fintech Accelerator program hosted by Ben Franklin Tech Partners and Village Capital.   The program was 12 weeks and included eight start-up companies who are involved in the financial service space. College Affordability LLC showcased their EFC PLUS college financial software which is a tool…

The High School Sports Show

Fred Amrein was recently part of a panel of speakers for the High School Sports Show with host and producer Rich Henkels.  The New Talk 990AM show was taped live on March 20, 2017 at the Barnaby’s Restaurant on West Chester Pike in Havertown, PA.  The show also aired high school athletes from the Delaware…

Drilling Down into a college financial aid offer

Fred Amrein, developer of EFC PLUS software was quoted in the CBS MarketWatch article titled, “Drilling down into a college financial aid offer”.  The author, John Wasik wrote about the complexities of sorting through the financial aid award letters and how you can streamline the award comparison process to make better value decisions. Fred is…

Fred Amrein speaks for BKD

Fred Amrein was one of the speakers for BKD Wealth Advisors annual team conference.  The event was held on March 2, 2017 at Big Cedar Lodge in Missouri.  Fred spoke on Building Strategies for College Affordability and Student Loan Repayment.  Key topics were financial aid positioning, proper debt structuring, student loan repayment and student loan…