MTI065: College Savings Basics with Abby Brooks from Sallie Mae

In this episode we talk with Abby Brooks from Sallie Mae about college savings and what you need to consider when planning for your kids to go to college.

Topics covered:

  • Types of savings account
  • What is your savings priority
  • Scholarships
  • Crowdfunding college
  • Should kids help pay for college
  • Biggest savings mistake

Our panel for this episode:

Miranda Marquit (

Andrea Travillian (

Joe Saul-Sehy (Stacking Benjamins)

Planning for college website for Sallie Mae

  • Chris

    This episode sounded/felt a little like sponsored content. Was it?

    • podcastuser

      Sadly, it was not. We would have identified it as such if it had been.

  • jetman624

    Really poor job with the show notes. Several things were discussed that I wanted to investigate further, but no mention or links in the show notes.