Should Parents Foot The Bill Based on GPA?

Should decent grades be a requirement for you to help your child pay for college? We asked parents in our...

6 Ways This High School Counselor Says You Can Best Help Your Student

When a high school counselor begins with, “Let me be real frank with some of you,” you know you’re about...

“Help! My College Freshman Wants To Transfer But She Has A Scholarship”

Recently a mom in our Paying for College 101 Facebook Group, Christine, shared the following quandary about her daughter who...

Parent Plus Student Loan Guide: How They Work, How to Get Them

Nearly 4 million U.S. parents have $111 billion in Parent PLUS loans to help their kids pay for college. That...

CSS Profile Guide: How to Fill Out, When, and How to Submit

Each year, the CSS Profile unlocks over $10 billion in non-federal aid for students, complementing the FAFSA in securing crucial...

“My Daughter Wouldn’t Take No For An Answer, And It Turned Out To Be The Best Decision”

We recently shared a story on our Facebook page about what to do when your student is set on attending...