Paying for College

How to Make Money in College

As a parent, you may be wondering how your child might be able to earn some extra money in college to either supplement the occasional pizza party or to help pay for tuition. You may be shelling out a lot of money for college and may have a serious desire to have your...

How to Apply for Multiple Scholarships at Once

Does this sound familiar? "Hey, I think this is a great time to apply for scholarships!" "Uh, Mom, when will I have time to do that?" If you barely have time to eat breakfast in the morning or are always late to soccer practice with your younger children, I hear you....

Top Financial Planning for College Tips

Not surprisingly, a lot of parents ask me, "How do we afford college?” Parents who attended college twenty years ago usually find themselves in shock over the number of changes in the college landscape — from tuition costs to the fact that they must fund most of it...

I Wish That I Had Applied…

I have never encountered a college graduate who wishes they had won less scholarships. Almost always, they candidly acknowledge having missed out on applying for scholarships and in hindsight, they would definitely have dedicated more time to applying for them in...