College Expenses: Planning Ahead is a Must
Jul23

College Expenses: Planning Ahead is a Must

How America Pays for College 2013” is a national study released by Sallie Mae that gives us a look college costs and who’s paying. In addition, the report indicates that 85% of parents believe that a college education is a smart investment.¬†As you plan your college visits, be sure to go prepared with a list of questions about financial aid and scholarships.   Infographic – click to enlarge   Explore the...

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College Visits: Hot Travel Topic on Twitter Chat
Mar25

College Visits: Hot Travel Topic on Twitter Chat

Kim Orlando, founder of TravelingMom.com (a terrific resource for family travel planning) invited me to join her and other moms of teens to chat about  planning college visits on her weekly #TMOM Twitter Party.  Here are the details: WHEN: Monday, March 28, 9-10 pm ET (8-9 pm CT; 7-8 pm MT; 6-7 pm PT) HASHTAG: #TMOM #COLLEGE For more information, go to: March 28 Twitter Party: College Visits and be sure...

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Candidate Reply Date: May 1 Countdown Begins
Apr26

Candidate Reply Date: May 1 Countdown Begins

May 1, the National Candidate Reply Date, is just six days away. By May 1, students who have been offered  admission by a college or university will need to have notified the school whose offer they are accepting by returning the acceptance form and sending in the necessary tuition deposit. Students who have been wait-listed by their first-choice schools should decide which offer to accept from their pool of second-choice schools...

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