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Tool/App for Tracking College Expenses

judgegreggjudgegregg 26 replies8 threads Junior Member
We will be starting paying for my son's college expenses this fall. Wondering if there is any tool/template out there to help achieve this. Trying to share it with him so that he continuously see how much it's costing.
Also, some of it's is going to be a loan from us. Is there any tool that can show running total with automatically calculating the interest?
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  • happymomof1happymomof1 30866 replies198 threads Senior Member
    I would just make a spreadsheet in Google Docs that you can share with him. You would be able to set up the categories and formulae as you see fit.
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  • sgopal2sgopal2 3928 replies52 threads Senior Member
    This type of tool would also be useful for parents with 529/Coverdell accounts. Many (but not all) college expenses are tax free. However the challenge will be with categorization of the spending.
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