Haverford High School College Planning Program 2017

Haverford High School College Planning Program involves a series of information nights that cover three financial aid nights and two college application nights for the families of our township.  Fred Amrein, an expert in college funding and student loan repayment will be the speaker on the financial aid topics.  His presentations help parents understand how…

Financial Aid Awareness Month

Sharon Epperson from CNBC will be the moderator of the Financial Aid Awareness Month program. Fred Amrein will be one of the panelist on a webcast sponsored by Saving for College.com.  Joe Hurley and Peg Creonte will be the other expert panelists on this program.  The group will discuss various topics of college saving and…

The PATH Act Impacts College Cost

Last week, Congress passed a bill called the Protecting Americans from Tax Hikes or PATH Act.  The PATH Act has a positive impact on college cost.  President Obama signed the bill on December 18, 2015.  These enhancements will expand the 529 plans qualified expenses and will permanently extend the American Opportunity Credit.  These changes will…

Pennsylvania State 529 Plan

Fred Amrein presented a webinar for the Pennsylvania Treasury 529 College Saving program. This webinar was part of the college affordability series for September. September is college saving month for all 529 plans.  This College Affordability presentation is now archived on PA529.com. and is available for families to view.  The program addresses the proper utilization of…

Unused 529 Money

What happens if a parent has leftover money in their child’s savings plan account?  Are there options available for this leftover money?  This may not occur often but there are some cases in which a family may unexpectedly have unused money in their college student’s 529 account.   How can this happen?  Your child may end…