Life Insurance for College Savings – Proceed with Caution

As the foliage starts to turn and campus tours bring a new crop of potential applicants to colleges everywhere, anxious parents worry about how to pay for that college degree.  Parents may be pitched the benefits of cash value life insurance as a

Saving for College: 529 Tax Benefits Versus Plan Fees

Do the tax benefits of a 529 college savings plan outweigh the typical program's costs?  This is an important question since many parents are bombarded by marketing messages telling them the best way to save for college is through the tax-favored and