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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.

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

Lee Carol Cook Lee Carol Cook- October 21, 2019 0

I’m a former Director of Admission with college-aged kids of my own. Everyone needs to put aside what they think they know about how 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

What You Need to Know About Applying for Early Action vs. Early Decision
Applications

What You Need to Know About Applying for Early Action vs. Early Decision

Miranda Marquit Miranda Marquit- September 27, 2019 0

Some colleges offer students the chance to apply for an early decision. On one hand, early decision can be a great way to nail down ... Read More

College Fees & Expenses Beyond Tuition—A Game of Hide-and-Seek?
College Life

College Fees & Expenses Beyond Tuition—A Game of Hide-and-Seek?

Road2College Road2College- September 18, 2019 0

The acceptance letters and financial aid offers that will soon (hopefully) be lying before you on your kitchen table will send the signal to choose ... Read More

Passing On My Top Lessons To High School Freshmen
Learn

Passing On My Top Lessons To High School Freshmen

Elana Golub Elana Golub- September 17, 2019 0

“If you could change one thing about your high school experience, what would it be?” I get this question more often than you might think, ... Read More

How Much Will YOU Have to Pay for College?
Finance

How Much Will YOU Have to Pay for College?

Road2College Road2College- September 14, 2019 0

  Your child is not a senior, and you're wondering, "Why do I need to worry about tuition costs and estimating my expected family contribution? ... Read More

It’s All About Grades
Academics

It’s All About Grades

Road2College Road2College- September 14, 2019 0

It's all about grades... (And Course Selection, the Right High School, and more!) Do Grades in High School Really Matter? The decisions your 9th or ... Read More

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