I absolutely agree with Malcolm Gladwell’s take on “Elite Colleges”. If you can affordably attend an elite college and that’s what you want to do, I’m all for it. But, there is no reason to accrue debt just to send your son/daughter to these colleges. Listen to what Malcolm Gladwell has to say – – Ivy… Read more »
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Career vs. Major…Which Choice Comes First? Conventional wisdom suggests the answer to this question is that the choice of major is the most important decision and consequently drives the career choice. Parents, friends, and some school personnel mistakenly have the student focus on a major. Consequently, the student is asked repeatedly…”What are you going… Read more »
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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 »
USA Today – June 21, 2016 – by, Anna Helhoski, NERD WALLET – For full story – CLICK HERE Taking an extra year or two to complete a bachelor’s degree is common these days, but that additional time could cost a student nearly $300,000, according to a new study by NerdWallet. NerdWallet examined how much one or two… Read more »
College tours are an important aspect of the college planning process! Follow these tips to make sure you get the most out of your college visit.
FLORIDA RESIDENTS: If you have someone in college or someone starting college this Fall, I have some important information for you. (Actually, this will likely apply to Florida High School students planning to go to college.) Many of you are likely not political junkies like me, so, you may not be aware of all of… Read more »
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