3 Kinds of Families that Need Proper College Funding

3 Kinds of Families that Need Proper College Funding

  When we talk with parents who are serious about putting together a college funding strategy, there are typically two types of families that we see:   1) The We aren’t wealthy so we should get some money for college, right? family and 2) The We make...
Helping Students Get Into Top Schools And Pay Less

Helping Students Get Into Top Schools And Pay Less

  Recently our Founder Chelsea Watkins was interviewed by College Prepped for a fascinating Q&A session about getting into college and not overpaying for it.   Here are some of the highlights:   What is the most optimum grade for students/families...
Why Applying to College is A Lot Like Being a Hollywood Starlet

Why Applying to College is A Lot Like Being a Hollywood Starlet

  We’ve seen this scene a million times – the young fresh-faced beauty from a small Mid-western town steps off the train (or the bus, or the plane), into the bright Los Angeles sunshine and gazes longingly at the Hollywood sign. She pluckily picks up her one...
Paying for the Kids’ College with Retirement Dollars

Paying for the Kids’ College with Retirement Dollars

  The massive student loan debt crisis in the United States is a constant headline and we can’t expect that the problem will one day just disappear. Millenials are taking on huge sums of money after graduation that most cannot afford to pay back and their...