Category: Debt

The Truth About Scholarships

DIY COLLEGE RANKING BLOG – – BY MICHELLE KRETZSCHMAR – – VIEW FULL STORY – HERE There are two major delusions/misconceptions about paying for college that too many parents have. The first is that by not saving for college, parents claim this will make their kids eligible for more financial aid. Why bother saving if… Read more »

Tips on Paying for College

New York Times – – June 22, 2016 – – By, Mark A. Stein.  For full story CLICK HERE Students and parents navigating the college-selection process for the first time may benefit from the advice of experts familiar with college financing. ■ Students who may qualify for a highly selective college may find that less celebrated… Read more »

Don’t Major in Debt

There is a lot of conversation surrounding Student Loans and Student Loan Debt, but, I don’t often see it so well illustrated as in the video below. Student Loans (and Parent Plus Loans) are crushing an entire generation. FIRST LESSON: Choose an EMPLOYABLE DEGREE!! When I work with students, the very first thing that I… Read more »