Over the last few years, as college costs have increased dramatically, more and more we are hearing parents express concern over funding their child's college education—without sacrificing their retirement savings in the process. Currently, the cost of a college education is between $16,000 and $60,000 for one year per child.

The great news is that MHV offers a free web-based college planning service for members that can help you make smart, informed college planning and funding decisions and help you save money on your out-of-pocket college costs.


This online service is offered through our collaboration with Collegiate Funding Solutions (CFS). CFS is widely regarded as the premier provider of web-based college planning and funding solutions. By investing just a few minutes, you can obtain your own custom college planning and funding report to help you better prepare and pay for college, regardless of income level.

Ready to Get Started?
Visit Collegiate Funding Solutions and invest a few minutes in using this free service to take concrete steps toward helping your child pay for college.

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If you're a parent with a college-bound high school junior or senior, our monthly e-newsletter is just right for you.

College Ed Xpress' audience is families that may be just beginning or are in the midst of the complex, confusing, stress-inducing and often-times bizarre college admissions and financial aid process.

It's the only college admissions and financial aid e-newsletter that delivers timely and actionable information based on the current month of the school year.

Subscribe now on the Collegiate Funding Solutions website and learn insider strategies and secrets for college admissions and financial aid to help you and your student achieve a better outcome.

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A Better Way to Pay for College - Student Lending Solutions

The cost of college continues to rise, forcing many students and families to resort to higher-cost private student loans to fill funding gaps. As a not-for-profit lender, MHV has a unique ability to help members and families by offering our Student Choice private lending solution. Learn more

Interested in Investing to Save Money for School? The MHV Investment & Retirement Center can help you with the task of planning for your child's future. Find out more.