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Learn what you need to know. College planning and financing is a complex, overwhelming process. The more you understand the process, the better you will be at navigating it. We're here to teach you the lingo, explain the costs, and educated you on important issues.

Why Online Only Education is Still Worth the Cost
Costs

Why Online Only Education is Still Worth the Cost

Road2College Road2College- July 21, 2020 0

Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, there’s been much discussion about the future of higher education. With more schools opting for hosting classes online to ... Read More

Colleges Say They Want Students With Passion, But What Does That Mean?
Behind the Scenes

Colleges Say They Want Students With Passion, But What Does That Mean?

Anna Seltz Anna Seltz- May 16, 2020 0

Sit in on any college information session and you will invariably hear the admissions representative say they are looking for students with passion. Not only ... Read More

The True Cost of College
Costs

The True Cost of College

Road2College Road2College- May 14, 2020 0

  Remember when gas was less than $1, the only place to see movies was at the theater, and when you left your house no ... Read More

How I Took Out $30K in Student Loans and Still Graduated College Almost Debt-Free
Costs

How I Took Out $30K in Student Loans and Still Graduated College Almost Debt-Free

Andrew Herrig Andrew Herrig- May 10, 2020 0

My story begins like that of most high school seniors preparing to go to college. Not only did I have no idea where I wanted ... Read More

After COVID: How Will Our Lives Be Different?
Today's issues

After COVID: How Will Our Lives Be Different?

Annie Burdick Annie Burdick- April 24, 2020 0

  While right now we’re stuck fully in the center of the novel coronavirus pandemic, there’s no doubt that all of us spend time thinking ... Read More

Which College Majors May Be Influenced by the Pandemic?
High school to college

Which College Majors May Be Influenced by the Pandemic?

Melissa T. Shultz Melissa T. Shultz- April 18, 2020 0

The long-term effects of COVID-19 on our society as a whole, and on our individual health, is still unknown. What we do know is that ... Read More

Parents Paying for College – What You Need to Know
College Admissions

Parents Paying for College – What You Need to Know

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- March 28, 2020 0

“I don’t know anything!" "I’m so confused, I don’t even know what I don’t know." "Where should I start?” We hear this over and over ... Read More

Help Your Student Graduate In Four Years
12th Graders

Help Your Student Graduate In Four Years

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- March 1, 2020 0

I've heard many a college freshman say, "Four years, and I AM DONE!" Sounds good, but that's not always the reality.   Is Graduating College ... Read More

Applying to College Isn’t Like When Mom & Dad Applied
Behind the Scenes

Applying to College Isn’t Like When Mom & Dad Applied

Road2College Road2College- October 21, 2019 0

From a member of our Paying For College 101 group: I’m a former Director of Admission with college-aged kids of my own. Everyone needs to ... Read More

A Mother’s Advice for Helping Her Children Avoid Student Loans
Behind the Scenes

A Mother’s Advice for Helping Her Children Avoid Student Loans

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- October 16, 2019 0

Many of us see no choice other than to take the Parent Plus loans, cash-out or borrow from 401Ks, remortgage our homes, pull from IRA’s, ... Read More

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