The author surveys the plethora of creative ideas that have sprung up over the last few years to help families cope with rising education costs. He examines savings plans, alternative loan programs, guaranteed access plans, and public service proposals. You will find this article, along with others in this Journal, in "New Ways of Paying for College, "a book to be published in Fall, 1989, by ACE/MacMillan.
Merisotis, Jamie P.
"An Inventory of Innovative Financing Plans to Help Pay for Higher Education,"
Journal of Student Financial Aid: Vol. 19
, Article 3.
Available at: http://publications.nasfaa.org/jsfa/vol19/iss2/3