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Financial Aid

As your child gets closer to heading off to college – and you're not certain that your investments will cover college costs – you may wonder about financial aid. Use these resources to learn more about qualifying for financial aid and some of the federal and private loan options that may be available to you. Use the links below for more information.

Understanding the Financial Aid Formula

Federal Stafford Loan

Federal PLUS Loan for Parents

Federal PLUS Loan for Graduate and Professional Students

Private Education Loans

Tapping Retirement Funds to Pay for College

Free College Planning Tools

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  • Individual Investors · 1-800-359-3379
  • Investment Professionals · 1-888-877-9275
  • Institutional Sales Professionals · 1-866-765-0778

Next Steps

Give the gift that lasts a lifetime – start investing in your child's education today!

Investment Specialists are available at 1-800-359-3379 24 hours a day, 7 days a week to help you get started.


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