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Advice from Virginia529 on Financially Preparing for College

It’s that time of year when colleges and universities are preparing and mailing acceptance letters to thousands of seniors at Virginia high schools.

While opening that letter is one of the most exciting moments in a student’s lifetime, the next steps can feel overwhelming.

College tuition is rising at twice the rate of inflation and paying for college is a top concern for students and their parents.

Virginia529 CEO Mary Morris recently joined WFXR News’ Charmayne Brown and Evan Johnson on “Good Day Virginia” to share tips on how to financially prepare for college.

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