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Rich Polimeni spoke to former educator Ray Fitzgerald for his “Raise a legend” website on how parents can maximize their saving for college

April 9, 2019

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Money Sense Radio – WISN AM 1130 – Ellenbecker Investment Group

March 25, 2019

CSF Chair Richard Polimeni gives Jean Range CFP® a comprehensive explanation about 529 college savings plans, how they can be used by families, how they work, and how they compare to other savings tools.  He also addresses the various higher education paths for students, and how they are becoming more Continue Reading...

NPR – The Steve Pomeranz Show

March 25, 2019

CSF Chair Richard Polimeni spoke to Host Steve Pomeranz on "Minimizing Your Student Debt Before And After College," which aired on 40 NPR stations across the country to include Pittsburgh, PA; Las Vegas, NV;  Charlotte, NC; Phoenix, AZ, and 3 stations in Florida. https://www.stevepomeranz.com/radio/guests/minimizing-your-student-debt-before-and-after-college/ Continue Reading...

CBS 12 News This Morning – WPEC-TV

March 25, 2019

CSF's Roger Michaud tells families how to save early, how to discuss career paths and affordable higher education options with students, and how parents and students are saving strategically to achieve their goals. https://we.tl/t-fXzfe0nT9m Continue Reading...

FOX 29 Morning News: WFLX-TV – Florida

March 25, 2019

CSF Chair Emeritus Mary Morris tells audience how to reduce student loan debt through savings, how to use 529 college savings accounts for undergrad, graduate or lifelong learning, and gave a preview of the CSF Conference taking place in Jupiter and featuring Assistant Secretary of U.S. Department of Labor Scott Continue Reading...

NBC – WPTV-TV Florida

March 25, 2019

CSF Chair Emeritus Mary Morris provides strategies for saving and gifting through 529 college savings plans, reducing expenses and looking at a range of higher ed options for families. https://we.tl/t-4AJCka12bW Continue Reading...

NBC – WPTV-TV Florida

March 25, 2019

At the College Savings Foundation's 2019 Conference, Assistant Secretary of the U.S. Department of Labor Scott Stump addressed the importance of reducing student loan debt and the many educational pathways to success; and CSF Chair Rich Polimeni offered 529 college savings plans as a key savings strategy. https://we.tl/t-hdkxGdLESS Continue Reading...

CSF Members’ 529 Gifting Programs Highlighted in Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

January 15, 2019

CSF Chair Rich Polimeni spoke to Pittsburgh Post-Gazette about the growth of 529 college savings plan gifting options.  The Private College 529 Plan, Virginia529, Fidelity Investments and Gift of College were cited for their growth. Forget that new Fisher-Price pirate ship. Gifts to college savings plans spiked over the holidays. Continue Reading...

80% of parents are saving regularly for their children’s college, Rich Polimeni tells Kids & Money columnist Steve Rosen for Tribune.com

October 19, 2018

Checking the health of 529 college savings plans Kids & Money If you’ve opened a 529 college savings account, you may wonder if it’s looking good. You look at your account balance and think, “How do I stack up? Am I on target?” Or maybe you’re thinking about opening a Continue Reading...

Rich Polimeni tells “Mottek on Money” how parents can save strategically through 529s.

September 24, 2018

CBS Radio - Los Angeles KNX 1070, 9/23/18:   Rich Polimeni tells "Mottek on Money" how parents can save strategically through 529s.  Recognizing College Savings Month, Rich also shared the findings of CSF's State of College Savings survey. [audio mp3="https://www.collegesavingsfoundation.org/wp-content/uploads/2018/09/Rich-Polimeni-KNX-9-23-18.mp3"][/audio] Continue Reading...

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