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60-Second Guide to College Savings Strategies

Motley Fool Staff
March 24, 2008

A college education can cost tens of thousands of dollars -- or more. However, there are ways to make your diploma dollars go farther. You can get a head start in a single minute -- here's how!

0:60 Figure out how much it'll cost
We're sorry to report that a college education is still very, very expensive. If your child goes to private school, you're looking at a potential $100,000 to $200,000 price tag -- and that doesn't even account for how much costs will rise between now and the time your kids are ready to go to college. If you have an idea where your child will likely end up attending college, it's never too early to find out exactly what you're getting yourself int