More College - Less Money: Start Your College Planning At This Half-day Workshop

Cupertino, CA (PressExposure) September 06, 2011 -- Families of college bound students need to know how Financial Aid really works, why Private Schools can cost less than Publics, what they need to do, and when they need to do it.

David Beck of Bay Area Planners is offering a half-day workshop giving comprehensive training on the best practices and strategies for college financial planning. Attendees will learn what's working right now, and receive a step-by-step walk through of preparing a college plan. For families, this is solid content, everything they need to know about financial aid and college selection, all in one place at one time and for only $49.

Plus, they will hear the concerns and issues of other parents attending, and can network and develop relationships with them. These fortunate attendees will become the go-to person on college planning in their family and school community.

The critical early steps of the '7 Steps to College' program will be covered. These are: setting your strategy, getting financial aid, and college selection. All their questions will be answered, and they will come away with their own College Plan.

When: Saturday, October 1st, 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Where: Biltmore Hotel, 2151 Laurelwood Rd., Santa Clara, CA 95054
How: Call 408-725-7135 to register. Workshop is $49. A workbook will be provided.

About Bay area Planners

The concept of hourly planning at the seven key points in the college planning process was developed by David Beck, the owner of Bay Area Planners. David is a CERTIFIED FINANCIAL PLANNER™ and has specialized in college planning since 2006. His business is fee-only, and no sales of financial products are involved in the workshop.

Videos on the website explain what is covered in each of the key steps, together with the process for working with David if you are outside of the San Francisco Bay Area.

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Press Release Submitted On: September 06, 2011 at 6:17 pm
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