Estimate the cost of education

Life’s Financial Journeys

Heading Off to College
Getting Out on Your Own
Blending Two Lives
Having a Child
Emptying the Nest
Entering Retirement
Death of a Life Partner
Military Life

There are many online tools and resources available to help project the cost of college and/or higher education.

The links below provide some of the basic information on saving for college as well as a calculator to help get you started.

The following resources may assist you in estimating the cost of education:

College Savings 101

College Cost Calculator

Net Price Calculator

Military Life Tasks

1. Budgeting finances
2. Reducing debt
3. Finding housing
4. Protecting against risk
5. Managing taxes
6. Saving for education
7. Preparing for retirement
8. Updating your estate plan
9. Explore Your Benefits

Saving for education Subtasks

1. Estimate the cost of education
2. Explore education savings tools
3. Identify military educational benefits


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