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Understanding Your Finances After Your Child Is Accepted to College

WiserAdvisor.com | Posted 05.26.2016 | Education
WiserAdvisor.com

When your child gets an acceptance letter to college, you might feel excited - but also worried about money.

How Obama's Free Tuition Plan Can Actually Help Low Income Families

HuffPost Live | Rahel Gebreyes | Posted 01.13.2015 | College

Last week, President Barack Obama announced a plan that, if approved by Congress, would dedicate about $60 billion over 10 years to allow students to ...

Should You Send Your Child to a Prep School?

Holly Robinson | Posted 05.10.2014 | Parents
Holly Robinson

Private school tuition costs are a hefty burden, and if you spend your education savings on that, what's left over for college? Not much. So is it worth it?

Save Money While Headed Off to College

Steve Rhode | Posted 10.30.2013 | Business
Steve Rhode

Heading off to college for the first time or just another semester is a prime time to either unload your wallet or engage in some deep debt acquisitio...

Open Access and the Duty of Higher Education

Trent M. Kays | Posted 01.09.2013 | College
Trent M. Kays

There simply is no supportable argument to not make academic publications open access. It is simple and easy to do, and it requires minimal effort.

How To Avoid Pricey College Add-Ons

The Wall Street Journal | Posted 11.04.2012 | Money

As if sky-high tuition bills weren't bad enough, some colleges are offering pricey little extras that could dislodge even more money from eager parent...

A Step Toward Transparency, or Redundancy?

R. Barbara Gitenstein | Posted 08.19.2012 | College
R. Barbara Gitenstein

Though I recognize the alarming increase in college costs that has occurred during the last 15 years and I applaud any honest effort to address this problem, I fear the "shopping sheet" fails to break new ground.

Dad Spends $1.5M To Send Daughters To College

Posted 05.18.2012 | College

You think your parents are spending a lot on your college education? It's nothing compared to one Houston dad who will shell out about $1.5 millio...