Test Prep Avenues for the ACT/SAT: Matching Budget to Student Type

By Online Media Source / May 4, 2022

This is a guest post from Alexander Chip of Top Score Education. If you like this content and want more like it, feel free to join our free workshop in…

Read More

How to Help Your Student Create Their College List

By Online Media Source / April 21, 2022

This is a guest post from Kathleen Glynn-Sparrow and Greg Schneider of The College Coaches. If you like this content and want more like it, feel free to join our…

Read More

How to Leverage Charitable Giving to Increase Financial Aid Eligibility

By Cooper Hanning / April 8, 2022

You make a good income. You save adequately. You like to give to charity, not just for the tax deductions (but it sure doesn’t hurt😊). How can you use all…

Read More

How Families with High EFCs Can Save Money by Going to College Abroad

By Online Media Source / March 28, 2022

Watch the webinar on this topic. While it is a bit dramatic to call where to go to college the most important decision in a person’s life, it is certainly…

Read More

Strategies for Sending Your Children to Private Colleges Despite the Higher Costs

By James L. Hicks, CFP / March 13, 2022

Go to College In-State, They Said As one of three children growing up in suburban Northern Virginia in the 1990s, my mother and father strongly urged us—well, commanded is more…

Read More

Navigating Your Undergraduate Student Loan Options Wisely

By Tim McFillin / March 8, 2022

As of March 2022, most Americans have returned to some semblance of a normal work-life–“normal” being the operative word here.  Most of us are working remotely, in a hybrid setting,…

Read More

What College Is Right for Your Child? Understanding the Concept of College Fit

By Katy Chai / February 22, 2022

Many students base their college lists on what their friends are talking about, their parent’s alma mater, or high-profile college sports on ESPN. This may be a decent way to…

Read More

Consider Going Out of State for College

By Tim McFillin / January 31, 2022

This post was updated on January 31, 2022. It was originally published on August 14, 2019. In-State College Is Not Always Cheaper When I was in high school growing up…

Read More

What Are Prepaid Tuition Plans?

By Jimmy Hicks / January 18, 2022

Updated on January 17, 2022. Originally posted on May 16, 2019. What is a prepaid tuition plan? A prepaid tuition plan is a type of 529 plan, not to be…

Read More

Frequently Asked Questions By Puerto Rican Families Who Want to Send Their Kids to Stateside Colleges

By Jorge Gonzalez / December 14, 2021

Every year thousands of students graduate high school in Puerto Rico with aspirations of a Stateside college degree and the Stateside college experience. The college application process and college aid…

Read More