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Ways to Make College Affordable and Minimize Student Loans

T Benner
Thomas W. Benner, MBA, CFP®
Vice President, Wealth Advisor
(585) 419-0670 x50689
We hope you enjoyed listening to "Ask the Experts" on 1180 WHAM, Sunday, Sept 25th at 8pm.

Ask the Experts is CNB's financial forum for education and advice as local experts answer your questions on financial topics that interest you. The experts on the last call included Thomas Benner, Vice President and Financial Planning Officer.


Highlights From the Show


Audio Clip

1. The Problem: Student Debt is Rising
2. College Tuition: One of the Three Major Life Expenses
3. Real life example of a college graduate with growing debt
4. Partnership between CNB and College Assistance Plus (CAPlus)
5. Student loan interest rates add to the pressure
6. Understand that this is a CONSUMER purchase!
7. Who can I contact at CNB to learn more?

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