parents and students

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Everything Parents Need to Know Before Opening a 529 College Savings Plan

529 plans are a common way for parents to save for a child’s higher education, but what exactly are they and how do you set them up? Here's what to know. read more

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Freelance Writer

The Best Time to Get Your Student a Tutor, Plus Where to Find One

Admitting your student needs a tutor is step one in getting them the academic help they need. Here are the times to take note and places to look for a tutor. read more

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Freelance Writer and College Coach

Hidden College Costs: What You Have to Pay and How to Cut Down

Sometimes extra college expenses sneak up on you. Don't get caught off guard with this list of common hidden fees and costs, plus ways to combat them. read more

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Freelance Writer and College Coach

How Can I Support My College Student From a Distance?

It’s hard letting your student go to college and feeling like you can't take care of them, but you can! Here's some advice on supporting your student from afar. read more

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7 Fun Ways to Explore College Towns With Your Student

The local area near a college is as important as the campus itself. Here are seven ways to get to know the town where your student may spend several years. read more

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Freelance Writer and College Coach

How Can My Student Find a College With a Good ROI?

Obviously, you want your student to go to a college that’s worth the cost. But how do you determine a school's return on investment? Here's some expert advice. read more

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Freelance Writer and College Coach

Top 4 Questions to Ask About Parent College Orientation

Did you know there isn’t just a freshman orientation? Parents can get in on it too! Here are answers to four common questions about parent college orientation. read more

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Freelance Writer and College Coach

Top 8 College Topics to Discuss With Your Student Today

Your student will be off to college soon, but there are some things they should know now. Here are eight topics of conversation to cover before they leave home. read more

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Freelance Writer and College Coach

How to Help Your Stressed Teen Choose a College Major

Choosing a college major is a stressful decision, especially if your student is uncertain. Here's some advice to help them find their academic path. read more

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Certified Educational Planner; President, One-Stop College Counseling

5 Ways Parents Can Be Helpful in the College Search

The college search is a major process for your student, but it’s hard to know when to step in and when to back off. Here’s some helpful advice! read more

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

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