Author: Anna Spooner

AvatarAnna Spooner has been writing professionally since 2011. She's a professional writer and blogger specializing in finance and insurance.

How to Prepare & What to Wear to a College Interview
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How to Prepare & What to Wear to a College Interview

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- October 28, 2019 0

For many students, a college interview is part of the admission process. An interview can be a great way for your child to make a ... Read More

College Interview Tips
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College Interview Tips

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- October 28, 2019 0

Is your student nervous about facing a college interview? That’s certainly understandable! The good news is that there’s a lot of college interview tips they ... Read More

Factors Impacting Your Student Loan Repayment
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Factors Impacting Your Student Loan Repayment

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- October 10, 2019 0

  Getting a student loan is essential to most students receiving a college education. Whether your child opted for a federal loan, a private loan, ... Read More

What is a National Merit Scholarship? Should Your Student Try?
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What is a National Merit Scholarship? Should Your Student Try?

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- October 1, 2019 0

Of course you've heard of the PSAT, but did you know that the PSAT is more than just a prep test for the SAT? It’s ... Read More

Having a 4 Year Focus in a 1 Year World
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Having a 4 Year Focus in a 1 Year World

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- September 9, 2019 0

  Right now, we have parents in our Paying for College 101 Facebook group telling us that they’re losing sleep. College admissions are difficult, but ... Read More

Talking to Your Kids About an Affordable College
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Talking to Your Kids About an Affordable College

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- August 31, 2019 0

The sky's the limit, you can go anywhere and do anything! Well, at least that’s what the marketing says. The truth is, while effort can ... Read More

PSAT vs. SAT: What’s the Difference?
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PSAT vs. SAT: What’s the Difference?

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- July 23, 2019 0

When it comes to standardized tests, the PSAT and SAT are pretty similar. In fact, the PSAT is part of how your student can prepare ... Read More

What is the Difference Between a College and a University?
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What is the Difference Between a College and a University?

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- July 13, 2019 0

We often use the words “college” and “university” interchangeably. We say, “Yes, I’m going to college,” when we mean that we’re planning to attend the ... Read More

Scholarships for High School Seniors: What to Know
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Scholarships for High School Seniors: What to Know

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- July 3, 2019 0

Is your family shuffling through piles of private scholarship applications, hoping to put together some additional funding for college?   If so, you’re certainly not ... Read More

Questions to Ask on a College Tour
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Questions to Ask on a College Tour

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- July 3, 2019 0

As you get your student ready for college tours this year, you may feel a little overwhelmed. You know that you need to look below ... Read More