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Let us help you get your kid ready for college with these tips for wrapping up high school, choosing a college, and charting a path in life. Here's what you need to know about SATs, college applications, and more.

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A Parent's Guide to FAFSA and Federal Student Aid

With the average annual state university tuition at nearly $10K and private colleges charging up to $78K per year, learning the ins and outs of the FAFSA (Federal Application for Student Aid) form is a must for college applicants and parents.

How to Pay for College: Scholarships, Grants, and Loans Explained

What's the difference between a scholarship and a grant anyway? Don't get overwhelmed by the costs of college tuition before your kid even hits campus. Here's everything you need to know about paying for college.

Does Your Child Even Need a College Fund?

Scrimping and saving as much as you can in hopes of putting your baby through college one day is not all it's cracked up to be—nor is it the best idea. Ahead, the pros and cons of starting a college savings fund for your child, and how to do it right if you do.
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How to Tell Your Kids That They're the Ones Who Will Be Paying for College

The majority of parents in 2019 plan to pay for some of their child's college education, but not all. Here's why it's never too early to start talking about college finances, plus tips on how to have the conversation of who will be paying for what.