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Hard Lessons for Higher Education & The News Industry

By Michael Patrick

In reading the fascinating and informative Brookings Institution essay, The Bad News About the News, when you consider the fate of the news business, think about higher education as well. 732 more words

Avoid Being a College Dropout Statistic With Proper Financial Planning

According to www.onlinecolleges.net, 48% of college dropouts said they did so because they couldn’t afford the cost.  This is an avoidable problem.  With proper planning, college can be affordable.   48 more words

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The Right Way to Cut College Costs

If your child is going to attend college, would you like to pay more than the other students family’s are spending for the same degree at the same school and taking the same classes? 205 more words

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Qualify for the Most Financial Aid Possible

In the February 26th Fox Business Personal Finance Q&A, “How to Save for College Without Hurting Your Children’s Aid OpportunitiesDave Ramsey’s answer to the question, “Should I reposition assets in order to qualify for more financial aid?” basically stated that the questioner should not try to take advantage of the system and should allow financial aid to go to more needy or “poor” people. 246 more words

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Why are you and your college roommate paying different amounts for the same tuition and board?

According to this recent article in The Chronicle of Higher Education, the amount different students are charged for tuition and board at their colleges and universities is not the same. 281 more words

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Why Choose an Education Funding Specialist?

I’d like you to think about this:  A lot of the people you assume can give you advice about how to pay for your child’s college education are actually not the best people to advise you. 502 more words

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