Category: Survive

High school and the transition to college is an unsettling time for many families. We'll give tips to help settle everyone's nerves.

The Parental Dilemma of the Year: Should We Let Our College Kids Return to Campus?
College Life

The Parental Dilemma of the Year: Should We Let Our College Kids Return to Campus?

Melissa T. Shultz Melissa T. Shultz- July 30, 2020 0

It’s the question heard ’round the country, and the answer is complicated—and different for each family dealing with its own health, education, and financial concerns.  ... Read More

A Novel Idea: Ask Students What They Think About Returning to Campus
College Life

A Novel Idea: Ask Students What They Think About Returning to Campus

Road2College Road2College- July 28, 2020 0

With the new school year just a few weeks away and coronavirus cases on the rise, many college and university presidents have shared ambitious plans ... Read More

Can Insurance Help Families Manage the Financial Risks of College Life?
College Life

Can Insurance Help Families Manage the Financial Risks of College Life?

GradGuard GradGuard- July 17, 2020 0

As nearly 3 million new college students and their families prepare to start college in the fall, now is an excellent time for parents and ... Read More

As Recession Deepens, Colleges Are Cutting Back on Career Services
College Life

As Recession Deepens, Colleges Are Cutting Back on Career Services

Road2College Road2College- July 9, 2020 0

Many colleges and universities are redoing their budgets after losing millions because of the coronavirus crisis, and with this rebalancing of the books comes another ... Read More

12 Steps to Take if You Haven’t Saved Enough For College
College Savings

12 Steps to Take if You Haven’t Saved Enough For College

Tonya Holly Tonya Holly- June 24, 2020 0

Spring break is over, and so is our son’s senior year...almost. We have spent most of high school exploring careers; plotting a path; comparing college ... Read More

Having Second Thoughts About Sending Your Child Off to College in These Difficult Times?
COVID-19

Having Second Thoughts About Sending Your Child Off to College in These Difficult Times?

Melissa T. Shultz Melissa T. Shultz- June 5, 2020 0

The deposit is in, and your family has made the best decision possible about what school to attend in the fall, given the pandemic. But ... Read More

What to Do When Your College Student Wants to Drop Out
College Life

What to Do When Your College Student Wants to Drop Out

Melissa T. Shultz Melissa T. Shultz- May 19, 2020 0

  There are many reasons why a college student may want to drop out of school. To help you better understand what they may be ... Read More

How Families Are Celebrating Their High School Seniors
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How Families Are Celebrating Their High School Seniors

Taayoo Murray Taayoo Murray- May 13, 2020 0

  COVID-19 has proven to be the ultimate disrupter; most evidenced in the education sector and the lives of graduating high school seniors. With the ... Read More

Mother’s Day Wishes Moms Make for Their College-Bound Children
COVID-19

Mother’s Day Wishes Moms Make for Their College-Bound Children

Melissa T. Shultz Melissa T. Shultz- May 8, 2020 0

Mothers make lots of wishes for their children. Toss in a pandemic, and a few themes begin to emerge. That’s exactly what happened when we ... Read More

Why Some High School Students Are Feeling Less Anxious in Spite of the Pandemic
COVID-19

Why Some High School Students Are Feeling Less Anxious in Spite of the Pandemic

Melissa T. Shultz Melissa T. Shultz- May 3, 2020 0

  We all react differently to stressful situations. COVID-19 has challenged the best of us, but for some high school students, as the days pass ... Read More

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