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3 Savings Tips for Parents of Study Abroad Students

Posted by: Reyna on Aug 7 2012 / Comments (0)

Certified Financial Planner® John Gugle spent his sophomore year abroad attending Sophia University in Tokyo. “The opportunity to live and study outside the U.S.A. helped broaden my understanding of the world and ultimately helped provide career opportunities to work overseas for global companies,” Gugle says.

As part of Gugle’s work at Alpha Financial Advisors, LLC in Charlotte, N.C., he advises parents and students on how to utilize money saved in 529 plans, U.S. education savings plans with tax benefits, when studying overseas.


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