College Planning http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en The Costs and Effects of High Tuition http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/costs-and-effects-high-tuition <div class="node-body article-body">Advisors can save clients money and stress when a child wants to pursue a costly college degree.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/costs-and-effects-high-tuition" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/costs-and-effects-high-tuition#comments Client Relations College Planning Wed, 25 Feb 2015 18:05:00 +0000 791651 at http://wealthmanagement.com Helping Parents Deal with College Stress http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/helping-parents-deal-college-stress <div class="node-body article-body">It’s not that important where your clients’ children go to college. What matters more is their teens’ mental health. Advisors can calm parents’ nerves. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/helping-parents-deal-college-stress" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/helping-parents-deal-college-stress#comments Client Relations College Planning Mon, 23 Feb 2015 10:05:00 +0000 788861 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>One out of every 10 freshmen said they frequently felt depressed, and their assessment of their overall emotional health is at its lowest level in years.</p> Copyright Justin Sullivan, Getty Images Five Secrets Colleges Are Keeping From You http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/five-secrets-colleges-are-keeping-you <div class="node-body gallery-body">Don’t be fooled; colleges are high-stakes businesses that are preoccupied with enhancing their own prestige. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/five-secrets-colleges-are-keeping-you" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/five-secrets-colleges-are-keeping-you#comments College Planning Fri, 23 Jan 2015 10:05:00 +0000 758631 at http://wealthmanagement.com Should you Get Fired For Beating the Market? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/should-you-get-fired-beating-market <div class="node-body blog-body">Your clients shouldn’t jump for joy or reward you with a bottle of Pappy Van Winkle if their portfolios outperformed in 2014. They should fire you instead, argues one financial advisor.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/should-you-get-fired-beating-market" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/should-you-get-fired-beating-market#comments Industry People Blogs College Planning Wirehouse The Daily Brief Tue, 20 Jan 2015 10:00:00 +0000 754291 at http://wealthmanagement.com Six Last-Minute Moves to Boost Financial Aid http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/six-last-minute-moves-boost-financial-aid <div class="field-byline"> Reuters </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">Financial aid filing season starts right after the New Year's holiday and if you hope to get financial aid to pay for college next year, there is still some time left to maximize what you can get.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/six-last-minute-moves-boost-financial-aid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/six-last-minute-moves-boost-financial-aid#comments College Planning Mon, 22 Dec 2014 15:29:00 +0000 736751 at http://wealthmanagement.com The Daily Brief: What's Your Succession Plan? http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/daily-brief-whats-your-succession-plan <div class="node-body blog-body">The SEC is working on a rule that would require financial advisors to create transitions plans in case or retirement or a major disruption in their business. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"><ul class="links"><li class="og_links first last"><a href="/blog/daily-brief">The Daily Brief</a></li> </ul></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/daily-brief-whats-your-succession-plan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/daily-brief-whats-your-succession-plan#comments Blogs Business Planning Strategies Succession Planning College Planning Retirement Planning The Daily Brief Thu, 18 Dec 2014 10:00:00 +0000 734161 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p><em>Wavebreakmedia Ltd/Wavebreak Media/Thinkstock</em></p> Five Ways to Maximize College Financial Aid http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/five-ways-maximize-college-financial-aid <div class="node-body gallery-body">Clients with college-bound kids may ask to move money around to up their chances for financial aid; it rarely works, and there are better ways to help. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/five-ways-maximize-college-financial-aid" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/five-ways-maximize-college-financial-aid#comments College Planning Wed, 26 Nov 2014 10:08:00 +0000 714811 at http://wealthmanagement.com How to Get An Athletic Scholarship http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/how-get-athletic-scholarship <div class="field-deck"> If clients are convinced their kid will get a sports scholarship, here’s what advisors need to know. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">If clients are convinced their kid will get a sports scholarship, here’s what advisors need to know. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/how-get-athletic-scholarship" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/how-get-athletic-scholarship#comments College Planning Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:45:00 +0000 686621 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Andy Lyons, Getty Images The Best and Worst U.S. State 529 College Plans http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/best-and-worst-us-state-529-college-plans <div class="node-body gallery-body"><p>The price of a college education continues to rise, with tuition and room and board now costing nearly $20,000 per year. And while most students do not end up paying the full price tag, the average graduating college senior who takes out loans leaves school about $30,000 in debt.</p></div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/best-and-worst-us-state-529-college-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/best-and-worst-us-state-529-college-plans#comments College Planning Wed, 22 Oct 2014 10:02:00 +0000 686431 at http://wealthmanagement.com The College Illusion http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/college-illusion <div class="field-deck"> Are your clients and their kids getting ripped off? New research says it’s quite possible. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Are your clients and their kids getting ripped off? New research says it’s quite possible. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/college-illusion" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/college-illusion#comments College Planning Fri, 19 Sep 2014 13:00:00 +0000 658471 at http://wealthmanagement.com