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The College Price Tag-What You Need To Know!

The  first question you need to ask, before you start your college search is:

What can I/my family afford in yearly college expenses?

My mother used to tell me all the time, “don’t test drive the Cadillac if you can’t afford it!”  The main message here: do not even try, consider, touch, smell, taste something you can not afford! 1,147 more words


Upcoming Presentations - Feb/March 2016

Monday, February 22, 6-8 pm
College Without Stress: How to Send Your Kid to College Without Breaking Your Bank
Presentation with financial advisor Selwyn Miller… 105 more words

Scholarship Saturday - February 6, 2016

There are thousands of scholarships out there. Some are large scholarships that are well publicized, while others are lesser known. My goal is to share some lesser-known scholarships with my readers every Saturday. 1,129 more words


Doritos Contest on Super Bowl Sunday

This is not a scholarship, but can definitely be used for college!

Doritos | Frito-Lay, Inc. just announced a really fun contest on Twitter! Since it will be happening on February 7 ( 296 more words


Mastering the FAFSA: What every student should know

As many of you are well aware, it is FAFSA season! That means every student who is will be heading to college in the fall of 2016 and who expects to receive any sort of financial aid from the government must complete the federal form. 926 more words


With 'en-Susie-asm,' Principia grad tackles life

Many college students juggle jobs, homework, extracurricular activities and their social lives. But not many have also opened restaurants — and while serving as their school’s student body president and maintaining a full-time course load. 830 more words


Avoiding Scholarship Scams

There are so many scholarships out there, but how do you know what scholarships are legitimate? Large and well-known companies and organizations are typically safe, but what about the smaller organizations that are not household names? 858 more words