Category: Parenting

Mom Shares Lessons Learned From Son’s College Search
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Mom Shares Lessons Learned From Son’s College Search

Road2College Road2College- January 23, 2021 0

We recently asked a member of our Paying for College 101 Facebook group to share her approach to finding the right college for her son, ... Read More

Read This Before Your High School Senior Commits to a College
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Read This Before Your High School Senior Commits to a College

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- January 21, 2021 0

You might be losing sleep worrying about how to afford your child’s higher education. Here’s some timely advice if you have a high school senior ... Read More

Update on How We Relentlessly Pursue Funding
College Life

Update on How We Relentlessly Pursue Funding

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- January 3, 2021 0

Three out of my four oldest kids’ term bills for the spring semester either had errors or revealed opportunities to save significant amounts of money. ... Read More

A Dose of Reality From the Mom of a College Senior
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A Dose of Reality From the Mom of a College Senior

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- December 17, 2020 0

What does it look like when your kid has reached his last day of regular undergrad classes for the rest of his life? As a ... Read More

How to Beat the Pressure and Depression of Attending School Virtually
College Life

How to Beat the Pressure and Depression of Attending School Virtually

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

This is the First Post in our New Series: Ask the Experts Welcome to our new series where we’ll periodically reach out to mental health ... Read More

Kids Leaving the Nest Soon?  How to Make Your Time Together More Meaningful
Parenting

Kids Leaving the Nest Soon? How to Make Your Time Together More Meaningful

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

Introspection at this point in life -- when the kids are leaving for college, and we’re transitioning to an empty nest -- is right on ... Read More

What to Know About Your College First Aid Kit
College Life

What to Know About Your College First Aid Kit

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- August 12, 2020 0

Going to college can be scary for many students. For the first time in their lives, they will be on their own, forced to make ... Read More

The Decline of College Student Mental Health and What Parents Can Do About It
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The Decline of College Student Mental Health and What Parents Can Do About It

Nancy L. Wolf Nancy L. Wolf- June 17, 2020 0

An increasing number of high school in the U.S. are struggling with mental health challenges. And the numbers continue to rise as these high school ... Read More

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

When Planning for College Avoid These Seven Pitfalls
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When Planning for College Avoid These Seven Pitfalls

Gail Post Gail Post- June 3, 2020 0

As a psychologist, I see many teens immersed in the college planning process. Unfortunately, the sequence of events that unfolds typically follows this well-worn path: ... Read More

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