Author: Matthew Schwartz

AvatarMatthew is a senior at The Haverford School, in Haverford, PA. He is the editor-in-chief of his school newspaper, The Index. He enjoys writing, photography, and film making.

What to Know About SAT Subject Tests for 2020
SAT

What to Know About SAT Subject Tests for 2020

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- June 24, 2020 0

The effects of coronavirus are widespread and long-lasting, and many  aspects of our daily lives will be impacted in ways we cannot even imagine. In ... Read More

9 Tips to Help You Play the Financial Aid Game
College Savings

9 Tips to Help You Play the Financial Aid Game

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- April 19, 2020 0

Over the last decade, the process of getting into college has become akin to playing a "game." The "winners" are good at understanding the rules ... Read More

Graduations in the Age of Coronavirus
High school to college

Graduations in the Age of Coronavirus

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- April 12, 2020 0

Every year in the United States, approximately 7.2 million students will graduate from either high school or college. However, this year those 7 million students ... Read More

Why High School Students Should Look For Internships
11th Graders

Why High School Students Should Look For Internships

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- February 23, 2020 0

Getting work experience is important for whatever you do in life, but starting young is even better.  In 2014, 77% of high school students were ... Read More

10 Tips For Helping Parents Pay For College
College Savings

10 Tips For Helping Parents Pay For College

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- September 6, 2019 0

  I wish I could say that if you followed everything we suggest here you would never have a problem paying for college. If that ... Read More

Learning About Financial Aid Isn’t Just For Parents of High School Seniors
Finance

Learning About Financial Aid Isn’t Just For Parents of High School Seniors

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- August 1, 2019 0

Back in 2016, in a huge shift to make it easier to fill out financial aid forms and get financial aid decisions back from colleges ... Read More

How Online College Can Be More Affordable Than a Traditional Degree
Applications

How Online College Can Be More Affordable Than a Traditional Degree

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- March 24, 2019 0

There comes a time when a child sits down with their parents to discuss their options for education after high school. Of course, there are ... Read More

FAFSA FAQs
Finance

FAFSA FAQs

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- October 12, 2017 0

Frequently asked questions, gathered from our FAFSA webinars.... (Interested to watch our FAFSA webinars? Both recordings are available  for just $9.99.)   How do I get ... Read More

Class of 2017 Be Aware: More Changes Than Usual in College Admissions and Financial Aid
Applications

Class of 2017 Be Aware: More Changes Than Usual in College Admissions and Financial Aid

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- August 13, 2016 0

  Keeping up with the college application process and its myriad deadlines isn’t for the faint of heart, but this year includes more changes than usual ... Read More

Recent Changes to the ACT/SAT: What Students Need to Know
Learn

Recent Changes to the ACT/SAT: What Students Need to Know

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- August 1, 2016 0

 There have been quite a few changes in the world of testing lately, all involving the SAT and ACT.  It’s important to know what these ... Read More

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