Author: Suzi Parker

Suzi ParkerSuzi is an award-winning political and cultural journalist and author whose works have appeared in The Daily Beast, The Economist, The Christian Science Monitor, Reuters, The Washington Post, Town & Country, US News & World Report, and many other national and international publications.

Appealing Financial Aid: For Some It Works
Finance

Appealing Financial Aid: For Some It Works

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- January 15, 2020 0

Here’s the scenario: Your student receives merit aid for college, but you wish it had been more. Even just a bit more. You’ve also received ... Read More

What Grandparents Should Know About Paying For College
College Savings

What Grandparents Should Know About Paying For College

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- December 25, 2019 0

Grandparents are often there for the big events in their grandchildren’s lives – birthdays, holidays, awards assemblies, sports events. Of course, they want to be ... Read More

A Different Approach To Getting Into College
College Admissions

A Different Approach To Getting Into College

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- December 13, 2019 0

It’s no secret. The college admission process stresses out parents and students for years. What if there was another way? One that doesn’t include hours ... Read More

Do You Know How Much You Can Afford For College?
Finance

Do You Know How Much You Can Afford For College?

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- November 23, 2019 0

Paying for college is a major stressor and investment for parents and students. Parents wonder: How much can I afford to pay for college? How ... Read More

Merit Scholarships Are Worth the Work
College Savings

Merit Scholarships Are Worth the Work

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- November 14, 2019 0

“We don’t qualify for need-based aid, what should we do?” That’s a question too often asked by families worried about paying for college. With college ... Read More

How Well Do Families Navigate The Student Loan Process?
Finance

How Well Do Families Navigate The Student Loan Process?

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- November 1, 2019 0

You’ve done the math and realized that there’s no way to send your child to college without a loan. The loan process for college can ... Read More

Buy A Condo, Establish Residency, Get In-State Tuition? It’s Possible!
Finance

Buy A Condo, Establish Residency, Get In-State Tuition? It’s Possible!

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- October 25, 2019 0

“Congrats! You’re going to go college. Let’s buy you a condo.” Have you ever thought of saying that to your student while they are applying ... Read More

Avoid These Common College Application Mistakes
Applications

Avoid These Common College Application Mistakes

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- October 15, 2019 0

One of the most exciting times in a teenager’s life is when they decide to start applying for college. It also can be one of ... Read More

College Campus Tour Red Flags: What To Look For On A Visit
Campus visits

College Campus Tour Red Flags: What To Look For On A Visit

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- October 8, 2019 0

A campus may appear to have it all. The best professors in a particular major. An active campus life. Beautifully, designed dorms. Championship sports.  That ... Read More

DOJ Pushes Changes In College Admissions Recruiting: How Your Student Will Be Affected
College Admissions

DOJ Pushes Changes In College Admissions Recruiting: How Your Student Will Be Affected

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- October 3, 2019 0

Brace yourself for a change in the way colleges admit students. The National Association for College Admission Counseling’s (NACAC) Code of Ethics serves as a ... Read More