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Preparing Your Freshman for Life with a Roommate
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Preparing Your Freshman for Life with a Roommate

Anne Vaccaro Brady Anne Vaccaro Brady- August 17, 2021 0

A friend emailed me the other day worried about the fact that her soon-to-be college freshman appears to have nothing in common with the girl ... Read More

Bribery and the Scholarship Application Process
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Bribery and the Scholarship Application Process

Karen Sosnoski Karen Sosnoski- January 28, 2021 0

On top of homework, extracurriculars, internships, or jobs, and the stress of deadlines, chores, and fitting in social activities, it’s no wonder some students are ... Read More

Extracurricular Activities: What They Are and How to Find Them
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Extracurricular Activities: What They Are and How to Find Them

Anne Vaccaro Brady Anne Vaccaro Brady- June 20, 2020 0

Your best friend is lamenting that their high school senior has too many things to list on the Activities section of the Common App. You admit ... Read More

Home Equity Line of Credit: What You Need to Know
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Home Equity Line of Credit: What You Need to Know

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- June 20, 2020 0

You may have heard that you can access home equity to help your student pay for college. But... should you take out a home equity ... Read More

Paying For College:  How to Fill the Gap
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Paying For College: How to Fill the Gap

Road2College Road2College- September 15, 2019 0

As a parent, you hope you can find a way to pay for college. With college prices rising rapidly, how much college will cost has ... Read More

Figuring Out How Much Financial Aid You’ll Get
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Figuring Out How Much Financial Aid You’ll Get

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- September 6, 2019 0

  It used to be that the only way you could figure out how much financial aid you'd get was by being accepted to a ... Read More

How to Clean Up Bad Credit if Your Student Needs Student Loans
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How to Clean Up Bad Credit if Your Student Needs Student Loans

Road2College Road2College- September 4, 2019 0

Are you a parent concerned you won’t be able to help your student with private student loans or a parent plus loan because of your ... Read More

When Should the College Process Begin?
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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

What’s the Difference Between Merit- and Need-Based Financial Aid?
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What’s the Difference Between Merit- and Need-Based Financial Aid?

Road2College Road2College- August 1, 2019 0

College financial aid falls into two basic categories: need-based and merit-based aid. It's important to know the difference between the two. Merit-based financial aid can ... Read More

The 13 Most Haunting College Admissions Errors
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The 13 Most Haunting College Admissions Errors

Road2College Road2College- August 1, 2019 0

Seniors who plan on applying to college early decision/early action should keep in mind that EARLY is the operative word here, and not wait until ... Read More