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Paying for College
College Tips: Five Priorities for Freshmen
College is a whole different world than high school. Here’s are five essential tips for college parents and their students for their freshman year.
College Tips – Last Minute Topics For Freshmen Parents
The pace of the weeks leading up to the start of college can move quickly. There are many topics college parents forget to discuss or just run out of time to consider fully with your student.
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2019 College Admissions Scandal (I) – Shock & Disgust
In the past twenty years of supporting college-bound families, we have learned to not be overly surprised by the potential for misconduct and harmful behaviors of parents. The Atlantic provides a succinct summary “A coast-to-coast FBI probe alleges that a network of celebrities, business executives, and other powerful figures is at the center of a […]
5 Thanksgiving Crafts & Snacks This Holiday Season
While the kids are home from college and the whole family is getting together for the holidays, this is the perfect time for some fun Thanksgiving themed crafts and snacks. Check out some of these fun ideas for your Thanksgiving family time. Candy Corn Turkey Cookies Difficulty Level: Easy Supplies: – Double Stuff Oreos […]