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You’re waitlisted for college. Now what?

You got your college notice … either online or by old-fashioned snail mail. But wait … they don’t say you are admitted, but you are not denied either. Really!? This is great insight from a former college admissions officer about how to handle the “nebulous waitlist letter.” You may have expected an acceptance or non-acceptance letter […]

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College grad advice: “CASH”

Michelle Singletary in the Washington Post discusses “CASH”  for college graduates after graduation. These really apply to anyone at anytime. C – Credit: Pay credit cards in full and have them to establish a good credit history. A – Assets: But I would add … the kind that go UP in value over the long […]

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Student debt looming over you?

Each Fall, the rite of passage for high school students includes applying for higher education after high school graduation. Preparation is the key. A key factor and consideration about student aid is properly considering the student’s interests for possible careers. This increases the chances the student will complete their education. One of the factors for […]

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