What Happens When You Miss the Financial Aid Deadline?
Nov04

What Happens When You Miss the Financial Aid Deadline?

Deadlines are critically important during college prep. Test deadlines, application deadlines, FAFSA deadlines and more can have far-reaching ramifications. Be smart and keep a calendar of all college deadlines.

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5 Parenting Lessons from “The Middle”
Oct28

5 Parenting Lessons from “The Middle”

If you’re in a middle-class family, it’s easy to relate to the Hecks of the television show “The Middle.” Here are five parenting lessons for parents of teens.

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Teachable Moments from the 2016 Presidential Election
Oct21

Teachable Moments from the 2016 Presidential Election

It doesn’t matter which side of the political aisle you are on in this Presidential election, your teen can learn some valuable lessons about life, responsibility and outcomes.

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Talk to Your Teen About Financing College
Oct14

Talk to Your Teen About Financing College

If you have a college-bound teen you’re well aware of the cost of college – it’s high. In this article, we hope to make the uncomfortable topic of how to pay for college a bit more comfortable for everyone.

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What Are Your Scholarship Odds?
Oct07

What Are Your Scholarship Odds?

What are your scholarship odds when applying for college scholarships? If you apply for none, then your odds are ZERO. Applying is worth it!

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Think You Shouldn’t File a FAFSA? 8 Financial Aid Myths Keeping Money From Your Pocket
Sep30

Think You Shouldn’t File a FAFSA? 8 Financial Aid Myths Keeping Money From Your Pocket

According to NerdScholar, high school graduates in the U.S. left more than $2.9 billion in free federal grant money unused over the last academic year. How is that even possible? According to the study, their only mistake was not completing the FAFSA.

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