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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 ... Read More

10 Tips for Staying Sane While Writing College Application Essays
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10 Tips for Staying Sane While Writing College Application Essays

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- July 20, 2019 0

  Writing College Admission Essays Writing college application essays is so different from the type of writing students are used to doing for high school ... Read More

College Admissions 2019 Survey Results
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College Admissions 2019 Survey Results

Road2College Road2College- July 17, 2019 0

More than 370 members of our Paying for College 101 Facebook group responded to our recent College Admissions 2019 Survey with College Ave Student Loans. ... Read More

Should You Apply To A College That Has Waived Its Fee?
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Should You Apply To A College That Has Waived Its Fee?

Road2College Road2College- July 11, 2019 0

The college admissions process and everything surrounding higher education comes with a very high price tag these days.   So, when a particular school comes ... Read More

Prepare for the College Fair: What You Need to Know
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Prepare for the College Fair: What You Need to Know

Road2College Road2College- July 11, 2019 0

  Attending a college fair can be one of the first steps a student takes in order to research and familiarize himself with the schools ... Read More

43 Phrases You Should Avoid In a College Admission Essay
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43 Phrases You Should Avoid In a College Admission Essay

Caroline Koppelman Caroline Koppelman- July 10, 2019 0

When most students are writing their college admission essay, they aren’t thinking about the Essay Readers at colleges whose entire job is to sort students’ ... Read More

Common College Essay Mistakes To Avoid Before Hitting Submit
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Common College Essay Mistakes To Avoid Before Hitting Submit

Road2College Road2College- July 9, 2019 0

    The January 1 college essay deadline may not be around the corner, but time flies..and the sooner your student begins to work on ... Read More

Top Questions to Ask Colleges
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Top Questions to Ask Colleges

Road2College Road2College- July 7, 2019 0

Choosing a college can be one of the most important decisions you and your child make.   And the criteria upon which that decision is ... 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 ... Read More

SAT Prep Tips From An Expert
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SAT Prep Tips From An Expert

Road2College Road2College- July 3, 2019 0

  How to Prep For the SAT, From an Expert Prepping to take a standardized test might rub some the wrong way, as they equate ... Read More