Why Hire a Consultant
Deborah Shames outlines the advantages of working with an academic consultant in "Why Hire a Consultant".
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College Savings Plans:
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- The Best Way to Save for College – A Complete Guide to 529 Plans (2009) by Joseph F. Hurley, CPA
- Rugg’s Recommendations on the Colleges (27th Edition) - by Frederick E. Rugg
- Aspiring Adults Adrift - by Jake New
- Find the Perfect College for You - by Rosalind P. Marie and C. Claire Law
- Right College, Right Price - by Frank Palmasani