FAFSA, FAFSA, FAFSA

FAFSA, FAFSA, FAFSA

College admissions for high school seniors is well underway; and we all know this can be a stressful time for students and parents. I know firsthand having gone through it recently with my two daughters and having two sons who are fast approaching the college search!...
Reading and Understanding Your College Bill

Reading and Understanding Your College Bill

Avoiding Late Fees, Duplication of Health Insurance Premiums & Interest Charges Just as you carefully review your credit card statements, you should look through your student’s college billing statement line by line – reading for both understanding and...
Financial Tips for College Graduates

Financial Tips for College Graduates

✓ Create a Budget Simple list of monthly expenses classified as either needs (gas) or wants (movie): 50/20/30 Rule – 50% Fixed expenses, 20% Savings, 30% Discretionary items Compare to monthly income and adjust as needed to stay positive ✓ Build an Emergency Fund...

Paying for College: Know Before You Go™

What is the reality of college pricing and how can you save on the costs? High schools focus on how to navigate the admissions process and meet the deadlines…. But getting answers to key financial questions can be difficult. What is the EFC and how to estimate yours?...