Saving for College

Planning for college can be overwhelming, but it is never too early to start saving. There are a variety of investment vehicles available so you can find one that will best fit your family’s needs. The most common plan is the 529 Plan, of which there are two types –...

The Bank of Mom

I was away for the weekend recently and when I came home I brought gifts for each of my three kids.  Josie (2) and Lila (4) each got sneakers (not as boring a gift as it sounds – they LOVE shoes).  Gage (6) got a pack of erasers and a book.   Gage pawed happily...

Saving for College

When the topic of College Savings comes up, most parents have the same questions.  Should I start saving?  When should I start?  What type of account should I open?  What if my child decides not to go to college? If you are in an income bracket in which you know you...