College funding experts W. Tom Polowy and Vincent Winans of LPL Financial will speak about college funding strategies and financial aid options at Miller Memorial Library at 6:30 p.m. on Wednesday, August 7th, 2013. Their program, entitled “How To Pay For College”, addresses how the financial aid system works, what types of assistance are available and what aid families can reasonably expect to see. It covers both traditional and creative methods of funding college, explores pitfalls related to common college savings plans and includes a discussion of how the economic meltdown has affected college investments tuition costs and available aid.
The program is free and open to the public. No registration is necessary. For further information, call 203-287-2680.