The True Cost of Higher Education

And the Role of FAFSA & Educational Tax Benefits...

The College Board reports that full-time students at private-institutions typically paid almost $44,000 for tuition, fees, and room & board during the 2015-2016 academic year.  That’s the average, so costs at some private colleges and universities were well over $50,000 annually.  Higher education at public schools was far less expensive, but in-state students still spent approximately […]

Student Loan Debt

Taxation & Restructuring Options

The rising cost of higher education and the manner in which it is financed (particularly through student loans) have become common topics making headlines in numerous publications such as the New York Times and the Wall Street Journal. In 2015, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York estimated total student loan debt to be $1.16 […]