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Our Student Positioning Service offers comprehensive online career & aptitude tests to help determine a student’s career interests, academic level and strengths. Our student positioning specialist then reviews the results of these assessments to proficiently recommend colleges that are a good fit for the student. Properly positioning the student’s college choices greatly enhances the chances of acceptance at the school of choice with the best financial aid package.
Our Forms Processing Service involves filing all financial aid forms for first time college applicants as well as returning students. This service brings peace of mind to parents and families by ensuring all forms are filed on time and accurately.
Our Family Financial Positioning Service encompasses a complete analysis of your EFC* to maximize your opportunity for financial aid. Families save thousands annually by implementing our plans and strategies to legally reduce their EFC.
*EFC=Estimated Family Contribution is how much money a family is determined to pay out-of-pocket for college.
Understand all of your options when it comes to paying for college. We can help you get the latest information about college costs, scholarships, financial aid applications, education loans, and college financing.
This will be a valuable class for all parents with college-bound students. The presentation will focus on high school Sophomores and Juniors (all grade levels are welcome). Parents, bring your students!
Plan for a full 1-hour; we’ll use every minute of class time. Q & A following.
In this informal class you will learn:
Important: This class will discuss how families with an annual income of $80,000 - $280,000 received financial assistance to help pay for a college education!
A: A financial planner focuses on showing you ways to grow your income and to create wealth. As college planning specialists, our objective is to show you how to pay for college, and potentially make it a financial "non-event" for your family.
A: We frequently help families like yours with a multifaceted approach. We will create a plan, carefully position your income and assets, apply specific tax strategies, and present your student's academic position to bring the greatest scholastic leverage. We frequently aid families who did not think they would qualify for financial aid based on their income or assets.
A: No, we are not a lending institution or a scholarship fund. However, depending on your needs, we will identify and recommend the best college financial tools for your situation.
A: Paying for college is one of the largest expenditures for many families, and there is vital information about the college funding process that a College Planner can provide before you begin down that road. To that end, planning for college is similar to the home buying process. Similar to consulting with a real estate professional when buying a home, a College Planner can provide valuable insights into the college funding process.
A College Planner has tips, expertise, and strategies at their fingertips to help a family with the burdens of the planning process. With these little-known strategies, a College Planner can be a precious asset to the financial health of your family by alleviating some of the stress associated with tuition payments, fees, and other college expenditures.
A: More often than not, financial advisors and CPAs do not have the expertise and insights that a College Planner has into the world of late-stage college funding. This specialization means our College Planners have a very specific skill set necessary to help with the college funding process. Many financial advisors and CPAs recommend our services to their clients who are considering ways to pay for a college education, because the value added by our specialized skills is immense.
Certified College Planning Specialist (CCPS) with the National Institute of Certified College Planners
14205 S.E. 36th Street Suite 100 Bellevue, WA 98006
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