Planning for your child’s education now becomes simpler with Aviva’s ‘Educost’

A unique need- based tool that will help parents plan & calculate accurately
for their child’s higher education

Online PR News – 17-March-2010 – – We all will watch our children grow from a newborn to a toddler then from preteen to a young adult. But at what point should we consider planning for their future? The days seem to pass by slowly but the years fly by so quickly. As parents, we all value the importance of a good education for our children. We also probably realize that when it comes to investing for your child’s future, there is no better time to start than NOW.With the cost of higher education constantly rising, it has become difficult to calculate the amount you would require, after 18 years, to help your child become a successful professional. Keeping this need of parents in mind, Aviva has introduced a unique online insurance calculator, “Aviva Educost” to measure the appropriate investment requirement by young parents so as to enable to plan in advance for their child’s higher education.It is an exclusive and simple tool that will help to calculate the amount you would require to secure your child's education. This free-to-use application comes with 20 career options and a comprehensive list of 145 institutes across the world to choose from. Factoring in the rate of inflation, hidden education costs like coaching/preparatory fee and application charges, cost of living if your child moves to another city or abroad,along with course fees, Educost gives you a fairly accurate idea of the financial implication of your child's
higher education.Talking about Educost, Vishal Gupta, Director Marketing, Aviva India says, “Education is the bridge
between our children’s today and their future prosperity. As a parent, you would undoubtedly want to provide your child with the best education. However, with the rising cost of education it is important to know how much you need to save in order to plan accordingly. The e-tool - Educost not only helps you define the investment required but also gives an overview of various costs involved if your child wants to pursue any of the 20 career options available in the tool.”Calculate exactly how much you will require securing your child's education.Get future-ready! Know more about Aviva's Educost

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