Next stop: College

It’s the time of year when high school seniors are selecting their college destination for this fall.  Many undecided students will use spring break for a campus visit or two as they narrow their choices.  Having assisted countless families with college planning the...

Rat Poison

Nick Saban, head coach of Alabama’s football team, often refers to storylines and journalism, both good and bad, as “rat poison”.  He recognizes what’s written or said in the media will be a distraction to his players, coaches, and staff.  Wisely, he understands this...

FAFSA

If you have a son or daughter who is a senior in high school, or was at some point, you likely completed the FAFSA form.  Free Application for Federal Student Aid, FAFSA for short, is now available to complete online.  This helps determine various forms of financial...

College Students & Spending

College campuses are opening back up again to welcome students as the fall semester approaches.  Next month, some will arrive to a new dorm as others may return to an apartment with friends.  Now may be a good time to chat with your son or daughter about their...