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 How the Federal Reserve Works Each day, the Fed is behind the scenes supporting the economy and providing services to the U.S. financial system. The Five Basics of Financial Literacy How literate are you when it comes to your finances? Brush up with these five basics. Personal Finance Calendar Use this handy calendar to remember the year’s most important financial dates.