The Personal Finance series with Warren Ingram

The value of scrounging (or going into debt) to afford private school

In an unequal society such as ours; the difference between a comfortable life and one of constant struggle is, more often than not, the quality of your education.

Good education comes at a hefty price.

Many parents are making breath-taking sacrifices to make it happen.

Should you scrounge - or go into debt - to afford the fees at a private school?

Should you rather invest in the shares of a private school, and send them to a good public school?

The Money Show’s Bruce Whitfield interviewed Veritas Wealth Certified Financial Planner Barry O'Mahony for his weekly personal finance feature.

For more detail; listen to the interview in the audio below (and/or scroll down for quotes from it).

The greatest investment you can make is in yourself.

Barry O'Mahony

Is education a good proxy for success?

Barry O'Mahony

It is not worth going into debt to afford a private education.

Barry O'Mahony

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