Should You Tap Retirement Savings to Fund College? There are three things to consider before dipping into retirement savings to pay for college. Share | Have A Question About This Topic? Name Email Address Message Thank you! Oops! Related Content Investment Challenges of the Affluent Investor Affluent investors face unique challenges when putting together an investment strategy. Make sure you keep these in mind. Life and Death of a Twenty Dollar Bill How long does a $20 bill last? An Arm and a Leg A visit to the hospital can be painful, for both your body and your wallet. Don’t let it be more painful than it has to be.