Category: Parents & teens

College Reveal Parties: Trendy or Tacky?
High school to college

College Reveal Parties: Trendy or Tacky?

Julia Lynn Rubin Julia Lynn Rubin- January 11, 2020 0

I remember the dread I felt back in 2007, waiting anxiously for my early admissions decision from my dream school. At the time, I wanted ... 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

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

Mom Pays It Forward to Parents of Seniors
Parents & teens

Mom Pays It Forward to Parents of Seniors

Susan Lachs Susan Lachs- September 29, 2019 0

We can almost see the end. The college application and admissions season is ebbing into its final stage. Students are being notified of college decisions ... Read More

Teaching Teens About Money Before Heading To College
Parents & teens

Teaching Teens About Money Before Heading To College

Holli Shaw Holli Shaw- September 15, 2019 0

There are many life skills that your teen needs before heading off to college. Hopefully you've already spoken to them about understanding your finances and ... Read More

10 Talks to Have With Your High School Student To Help Manage Their Stress
High school to college

10 Talks to Have With Your High School Student To Help Manage Their Stress

Debby Fogelman Debby Fogelman- September 14, 2019 0

High school can be a very stressful time in a teenager's life. There are pressures from all directions: internal, social media, family, friends, schoolwork, college ... Read More

Are Private Colleges Worth It?
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Are Private Colleges Worth It?

Meagan McGovern Meagan McGovern- September 6, 2019 0

Many high school students automatically assume they can’t afford a private college and don’t even consider applying to one. They then mirror some of their ... Read More

Parents: Do You Feel Obligated To Pay For College?
Finance

Parents: Do You Feel Obligated To Pay For College?

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- September 2, 2019 0

Angela Hunter’s nine-year-old twin girls are several years away from attending college, but that doesn’t mean Hunter doesn’t think about it. She definitely does. Hunter, ... Read More

When Should the College Process Begin?
Academics

When Should the College Process Begin?

Road2College Road2College- August 13, 2019 0

When should the college process begin? Most of us would like to live in the fantasy that it doesn't have to begin until your child ... Read More