Christina Couch Archive
Published June 07, 2011
Weigh the pros and cons of using a cash value life insurance policy over a 529 plan.
Published June 03, 2011
While most states assume the risk of prepaid plans, they're not risk-free for families.
Published May 20, 2011
With their generous gifts, relatives may unwittingly negate a grad's financial aid.
Published May 13, 2011
Consider these six options to help you pay for your life insurance coverage.
Published April 27, 2011
It's tough to pay for a degree. Figure out your debt threshold based on your future earnings.
Published April 25, 2011
Some savings vehicles are good for meeting short-term goals. Find out which ones and why.
Published April 14, 2011
If your college's financial aid offer doesn't meet your needs, you can make a successful appeal.
Published March 11, 2011
Help for paying college costs is available in three places that may not be obvious.
Published March 02, 2011
With tuition prices increasing, a private consultant could get you more college cash -- or not.
Published February 18, 2011
Don't assume that your state's 529 plan is best. Sometimes staying home can cost you.