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Richard A Leasure

Richard Leasure, Principal

As principal of College Funding Solutions, Rick has been providing financial solutions to Western Pennsylvania families for over thirty (30) years. As the need became greater for families looking to send their children to the college of their choice without going broke, he established College Funding Solutions, Indiana, PA.  As a result, College Funding Solutions has become the areas premier resource for parent’s college funding needs. From filling out the complicated application forms, to picking the schools that give the most free money, positioning one’s assets to maximize the aid received, and creating a funding program that helps parents send their children to the college of choice without going broke, College Funding Solutions works with parents and their students all along the financial aid process.  Richard is a committed advocate to families wanting to afford the colleges that admit their children through graduation. He has earned his


Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting.

Richard currently is a:

Certified Financial PlannerTM,

Certified College Planning Specialist.

Chartered Financial Consultant (ChFC),

Member of the National Ethics Bureau, National Association of College Funding Advisors, the College Planning Network.

Richard grew up and raised his family in Indiana, Pennsylvania. He has been married to his wife Debbie for over forty years and has three children and 5 grandchildren.











Contact Richard directly at 


Our Mission

To empower families as they send their children to the college of their choice without spending their life savings or overwhelming themselves in unmanageable debt.


 Our Passion

To guide families to take advantage of strategies that makes paying for college more easily affordable.


Our Strategy

To create the cash flow necessary to solve the problem of paying for college.

Your Personal Privacy Policy Guarantee From College Funding Solutions 

No one cares more about your privacy and honors your confidentiality more than we do here at College Funding Solutions. Because communicating with you requires that we have your personal contact information…we have an absolute and strict guaranteed confidentiality policy.

We will not release any of your personal information to anyone. We will not provide your email address or any other contact information to any outside party. The only way your email address will be used is for us to contact you for any number of various reasons. We use your email address to send you newsletters, hot new information, changes to our services, or whatever we need to tell you. Of course, if you wish to have us stop contacting you via your email address, you can tell us.

So rest assured that your private information is protected, safeguarded and will stay right here with us. Thank you for your trust and confidence!

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