Tag: Merit Aid

Parent Advice On Starting The College Search
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Parent Advice On Starting The College Search

Road2College Road2College- October 13, 2019 0

  If your child is a high school sophomore or junior, you may be thinking about your college search process. But with more than 4,000 ... Read More

What is a National Merit Scholarship? Should Your Student Try?
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What is a National Merit Scholarship? Should Your Student Try?

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- October 1, 2019 0

Of course you've heard of the PSAT, but did you know that the PSAT is more than just a prep test for the SAT? It’s ... Read More

Stuck in the Middle: How to Manage Financial Aid “No Man’s Land”
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Stuck in the Middle: How to Manage Financial Aid “No Man’s Land”

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- September 24, 2019 0

Some folks find themselves in college’s “golden land” – they have plenty of financial assets to send their child to school. Other families are on ... Read More

One Family’s Lessons For Graduating College Debt Free
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One Family’s Lessons For Graduating College Debt Free

Cheree Edenfield Cheree Edenfield- September 13, 2019 0

  We learned many lessons through our journey of trying to help our oldest child finish college debt free.  Much of our plan was formulated ... Read More

College Admissions Myths: Pulling Back the Curtain
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College Admissions Myths: Pulling Back the Curtain

Amy Trinnaman Amy Trinnaman- September 10, 2019 0

  My father used to say, “If you are waiting for life to be fair, you are going to be waiting a long time.” Nothing ... Read More

How To Find Colleges That Give The Most Merit Aid – Follow The Money
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How To Find Colleges That Give The Most Merit Aid – Follow The Money

Road2College Road2College- September 8, 2019 0

  We’ve all heard the term “follow the money” but does it come to mind when you think about applying to college? Probably not. If ... 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?

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 can ... Read More

Advice From Parents: College Admissions & Financing
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Advice From Parents: College Admissions & Financing

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- July 23, 2018 0

When it comes to the difficult, complex parts of life, there’s nothing like getting advice from someone who’s been there. That’s why we love our ... Read More

April, the Cruelest Month In College Admissions
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April, the Cruelest Month In College Admissions

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- April 23, 2018 0

    T.S. Eliot said, “April is the cruelest month.” Ask any high school senior (or parent of one) and they’re likely to echo the ... Read More