10 Unique Reasons to Complete the FAFSA

Qualifying for financial aid is a question that is often asked when applying for college.  Here are 10 unique reasons to complete the FAFSA even if you do not think you will qualify for financial aid.  I personally believe that every family should submit the FAFSA. Over the years when talking to different families, they have…

September is College Saving Month

September is College Saving Month and Fred Amrein will be presenting one of the free educational webinars for the PA 529 Savings Plan program.  PA Treasury is hosting these free webinars to promote College Saving.  Fred Amrein will be one of the industry professionals who will present the free webinar on College Affordability: Strategies to…

Fintech Finalists for XYPN16

Fred Amrein was mentioned in the August 11, 2016 Investment News article titled, “XY Planning Network’s Fintech Contest Introduces Innovative Software Ideas”.  This article lists the six fintech finalists for XYPN16 conference that will be held in September.  XYPN is an organization of financial advisers serving Gen X and Gen Y clients. EFC PLUS is…

College Dorm Room and Legal Checklist

For college freshman, the first steps of independence are approaching quickly.  For both students and parents, a smooth transition into college requires an organized plan.  EFC PLUS has compiled a list of items that you should consider before leaving for college.  Some of your planning will be highly dependent on how far from home your…