Which Costs Less? Public or Private?

Does a private school really cost more than a state school?  It sounds like a rhetorical question but it’s not.  I can make a case they cost about the same.  In this article we’ll take a look at the real cost differences between the two and bring the word “value” into the conversation. *Note: If […]

Positioning Your Student For Success – How Colleges Evaluate Applications

Colleges have a defined demographic and budget they strive to achieve. By knowing these criteria in advance you can position yourself to be exactly what the college is looking for. There is no way to know exactly what requirements each school is looking for, but most schools fall into three basic categories. Each category has […]

Don’t Be Hoodwinked By A Scholarship Scam

Before you begin spending hours poring over scholarship applications, consider this financial aid sources chart .  It explains that most of your scholarships will come from the government and schools.  The primary focus of your college plan should focus on being a stellar student and scoring well on standardized tests.  That is your best opportunity […]