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.

Tips To Help Save Merit Scholarships In Jeopardy
College Life

Tips To Help Save Merit Scholarships In Jeopardy

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- December 8, 2019 0

Your student worked hard in high school to earn a merit scholarship in college, but sometimes keeping up the grades once in college, isn't as ... Read More

Parenting: When Your Kids Are in College
Parenting

Parenting: When Your Kids Are in College

Sydnei Kaplan Sydnei Kaplan- December 6, 2019 0

As many parents get ready to send their kids off to college, and possibly encounter an empty nest, they tend to bemoan the fact that ... Read More

When College Kids Come Home For the Holidays
College Life

When College Kids Come Home For the Holidays

Deborah J. Cohan Deborah J. Cohan- November 27, 2019 0

As we approach the holidays, many college students are headed back home for the first time since summer. This can create a combination of joyful ... 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

Questioning College Admissions Madness
High school to college

Questioning College Admissions Madness

Mindy Greenstein, PhD Mindy Greenstein, PhD- November 20, 2019 0

After embarking on a whirlwind tour of six colleges in six days with my 11th grade son, I diagnosed myself with a new psychiatric condition —CAMP, or  College ... Read More

Bypass a Dream College To Graduate Debt Free
12th Graders

Bypass a Dream College To Graduate Debt Free

Road2College Road2College- October 27, 2019 0

  In 2006, I was accepted to my dream school, New York University. When I saw the financial aid package, I figured I would do ... Read More

8 Huge Mistakes I Made with My Student Loans
Finance

8 Huge Mistakes I Made with My Student Loans

Rebecca Forst Rebecca Forst- October 14, 2019 1

If someone offered me a time machine to go back and fix my student loan mistakes I would. I now have six figures of debt ... Read More

How to Get Your Student On Board With the College Application Process
Applications

How to Get Your Student On Board With the College Application Process

Road2College Road2College- October 11, 2019 0

It’s time to apply for colleges, scholarships, financing and more…why does it seem like you’re the only one who cares? Your senior is facing their ... Read More

What’s It Like Attending Top Party Schools?
College Life

What’s It Like Attending Top Party Schools?

Charlene Adhiambo Charlene Adhiambo- October 4, 2019 0

Should your student attend a “party school?" There comes a time during the college search process when a high school student and their parent must ... Read More

Three Established Facts About College Selection From An Expert
11th Graders

Three Established Facts About College Selection From An Expert

Mindy Trotta Mindy Trotta- October 2, 2019 0

There are very few things that remain “static” about college these days: Costs seem to rise with each passing semester, interest rates on college loans ... Read More