Paying for College

College OR Retirement Savings?

When our children were growing up, my wife and I often talked about how we were going to save enough college money for two kids. That task alone seemed overwhelming, but we also had to discuss retirement, the other money monster sitting out there on the horizon. How to manage both?

Therein lies the challenge for most parents today: saving for college and retirement simultaneously. US News has put together a thoughtful article that explores five key points that can help you address this two-pronged conundrum. Here's a quick check on the Fab Five:

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