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Four Creative Ways to Pay for College

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Seven Essential Study Skills Your Teen Needs

It’s important that your teen develop those study skills sooner than later—both for success in high school and in college.

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Nine Things to Know About 529 Plans

A 529 plan offers a range of tax and other benefits for parents putting away money for their children’s college education. You might already know this if you have one set up for your child, but if not, here are a few essentials about this excellent college savings plan.

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Ultimate Summer SAT/ACT Prep Plan

So, your college-bound student is starting to think about taking the SAT and/or ACT this summer—for the first, second or even third time. A summer exam prep plan is definitely in order.

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How to Create a Scholarship Game Plan

Parents of high school students have plenty on their minds, but at the top of the list is paying for college—and for good reason. While many families plan on taking out federal loans to help cover the cost, teens should absolutely apply for scholarships.

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Tips for Researching College Scholarships

With school on break, summer is a great chance for high school students to dedicate time to the college search, including looking for scholarships. The process of finding and applying for scholarships takes commitment and effort, however.

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