College Planning http://wealthmanagement.com/taxonomy/term/6601/more en Harvard Does a Trade You Should Never Make http://wealthmanagement.com/high-net-worth/harvard-does-trade-you-should-never-make <div class="field-byline"> Barry Ritholtz </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Harvard’s endowment wasn’t always a problem student. But the combination of academic hubris and political correctness led to a series of terrible -- and expensive -- decisions.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/high-net-worth/harvard-does-trade-you-should-never-make" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/high-net-worth/harvard-does-trade-you-should-never-make#comments Industry College Planning High Net Worth Asset Management Fri, 23 Sep 2016 18:02:00 +0000 1334381 at http://wealthmanagement.com Yale’s 3.4% Gain Is Top Performer as Most Endowments See Losses http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/yale-s-34-gain-top-performer-most-endowments-see-losses <div class="field-byline"> Janet Lorin </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Yale University posted a 3.4 percent investment gain, besting rival Harvard University, which joined most college endowments in reporting annual losses.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/yale-s-34-gain-top-performer-most-endowments-see-losses" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/yale-s-34-gain-top-performer-most-endowments-see-losses#comments College Planning High Net Worth Asset Management Fri, 23 Sep 2016 14:39:00 +0000 1333621 at http://wealthmanagement.com Big Changes on the College Admission Scene http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/big-changes-college-admission-scene <div class="node-body article-body">Significant changes have just kicked in for the FAFSA. </div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/big-changes-college-admission-scene" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/big-changes-college-admission-scene#comments College Planning Thu, 22 Sep 2016 16:12:00 +0000 1324681 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Bill Pugliano, Getty Images Wealthy Kids Save More for College, Thanks to the IRS http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/wealthy-kids-save-more-college-thanks-irs <div class="field-byline"> Suzanne Woolley </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Assets in 529 college savings plans hit a new record this summer, totaling $266.2 billion. That’s up 5.1 percent from a year ago.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/wealthy-kids-save-more-college-thanks-irs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/wealthy-kids-save-more-college-thanks-irs#comments College Planning High Net Worth Wed, 21 Sep 2016 14:29:00 +0000 1329951 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Christopher Furlong, Getty Images Grandparents Willing to Help Out With College Savings http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/grandparents-willing-help-out-college-savings <div class="node-body blog-body">High net worth grandparents willing to help pay for college, Schwab Advisor Services launches cybersecurity suite and Innovation Partners starts using Yodlee portal.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/grandparents-willing-help-out-college-savings" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/grandparents-willing-help-out-college-savings#comments Technology Blogs College Planning The Daily Brief Wed, 21 Sep 2016 10:00:00 +0000 1328811 at http://wealthmanagement.com 'PLUS' College Loans Can Be a Big Minus for Parents http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/plus-college-loans-can-be-big-minus-parents <div class="field-byline"> Kathy Kristof </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Student loan debt is out of control, but really it is the parents we should be most worried about. </div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/plus-college-loans-can-be-big-minus-parents" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/plus-college-loans-can-be-big-minus-parents#comments College Planning Tue, 13 Sep 2016 13:10:00 +0000 1316911 at http://wealthmanagement.com Colleges Face U.S. Hearing on Tuition Hikes, Tax-Free Endowments http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/colleges-face-us-hearing-tuition-hikes-tax-free-endowments <div class="node-body article-body">It’s back to school for university endowments and U.S. lawmakers.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/colleges-face-us-hearing-tuition-hikes-tax-free-endowments" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/colleges-face-us-hearing-tuition-hikes-tax-free-endowments#comments Taxes College Planning High Net Worth Philanthropy Fri, 09 Sep 2016 14:38:00 +0000 1314391 at http://wealthmanagement.com Copyright Brendan Hoffman, Getty Images College Savings at an All-Time High http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/college-savings-all-time-high <div class="node-body blog-body">Record number of families putting away for college, a new suite of mutual fund and ETF portfolios for a post-DOL world and a new robo from Meb Faber.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/college-savings-all-time-high" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/blog/college-savings-all-time-high#comments Technology Blogs ETFs College Planning The Daily Brief Tue, 30 Aug 2016 10:00:00 +0000 1299971 at http://wealthmanagement.com Nine Things to Know About College in Europe http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/nine-things-know-about-college-europe <div class="node-body gallery-body">More students are attending college in Europe, where many bachelor’s programs offer free or inexpensive tuition.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/nine-things-know-about-college-europe" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/college-planning/nine-things-know-about-college-europe#comments College Planning Wealth Planning Wed, 17 Aug 2016 09:14:00 +0000 1274011 at http://wealthmanagement.com Parents Say They'd Sacrifice Retirement to Send Kids to College http://wealthmanagement.com/retirement-planning/parents-say-theyd-sacrifice-retirement-send-kids-college <div class="field-byline"> Shahien Nasiripour </div> <div class="node-body article-body">College has gotten so expensive that it's weighing on even the parents of third-graders, threatening to leave them too debt-saddled to retire.</div> <p><a href="http://wealthmanagement.com/retirement-planning/parents-say-theyd-sacrifice-retirement-send-kids-college" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://wealthmanagement.com/retirement-planning/parents-say-theyd-sacrifice-retirement-send-kids-college#comments College Planning Retirement Planning Mon, 15 Aug 2016 13:53:00 +0000 1277701 at http://wealthmanagement.com <p>Three-quarters of parents of children aged 8 to 14 were willing to postpone retirement to pay for their children&#39;s college costs.</p> wildpixel/iStock/Thinkstock