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Dave Carpenter

5 ways to balance retirement and college savings

Imagine if retirement were financed by scholarships, grants, and loans.

You could qualify for a substantial aid package to pay for your senior years. Your stellar job “grades’’ and career achievements would be rewarded with significant merit aid.

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