College Planning

Unexpected College Expenses to Expect

Do you have a kid who’s about to head off to college? Make sure you plan for these often unexpected expenses.

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  • t stephens

    May I add technology fees to your list. Colleges charging fees, beyond tuition, for internet and student accounts.

  • C. Anne

    Don’t forget expenses for holiday travel. It can get expensive to come home for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and Easter!

  • William Cosentino

    But wait, can’t they just put it all on credit??? ­čÖé 1st time at your site. Love what you are doing. Your father changed our financial future 8 yrs ago when we found him. Keep inspiring the younger folks Rachel!

  • Chelsey

    Printer ink and paper is the worst money buster. :-/