Tag: Financial Aid

Applying To College Isn’t Like When Mom & Dad Applied
Behind the Scenes

Applying To College Isn’t Like When Mom & Dad Applied

Lee Carol Cook Lee Carol Cook- October 21, 2019 0

I’m a former Director of Admission with college-aged kids of my own. Everyone needs to put aside what they think they know about how to ... Read More

Scholarships with November Deadlines
Finance

Scholarships with November Deadlines

Rachel Doran Rachel Doran- October 17, 2019 0

Huddle to Brighten Someone's Day Scholarship Amount: $5,000 Apply By: November 1, 2019 Description: Scholarship open to high school students and those currently attending an ... Read More

A Mother’s Advice For Helping Her Children Avoid Student Loans
Behind the Scenes

A Mother’s Advice For Helping Her Children Avoid Student Loans

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- October 16, 2019 0

Many of us see no choice other than to take the Parent Plus loans, cash-out or borrow from 401Ks, remortgage our homes, pull from IRA’s, ... Read More

Avoid These Common College Application Mistakes
Applications

Avoid These Common College Application Mistakes

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- October 15, 2019 0

One of the most exciting times in a teenager’s life is when they decide to start applying for college. It also can be one of ... Read More

10 Tips to Get The Most Financial Aid From Colleges
Finance

10 Tips to Get The Most Financial Aid From Colleges

Road2College Road2College- September 4, 2019 0

If you're a parent of a high school student, make a resolution to gain a better understanding of how colleges determine their financial aid packages. Unlike ... Read More

College Planning Checklist for 12th Grade
What You Need to Know

College Planning Checklist for 12th Grade

Road2College Road2College- August 1, 2019 0

SENIOR YEAR - 12TH GRADE COLLEGE PLANNING CHECKLIST     Academic and Extra Curriculum Suggestions For 12th Graders: First thing to do senior year – ... Read More

8 Financial Aid Mistakes to Avoid
Finance

8 Financial Aid Mistakes to Avoid

Road2College Road2College- August 1, 2019 0

    Figuring out what your child’s college will cost and how your family is going to pay for it are enough to keep you ... Read More

What’s The Difference Between Merit And Need Based Financial Aid?
Finance

What’s The Difference Between Merit And Need Based Financial Aid?

Freelancer Freelancer- 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 ... Read More

Worrying About How To Pay For College?
Finance

Worrying About How To Pay For College?

Road2College Road2College- August 1, 2019 0

When our children were born, back in the late 90s, we thought we were diligent by opening a 529 plan before they turned 1 and ... Read More