STOP! Don’t Sabotage Yourself Online!

STOP! Don’t Sabotage Yourself Online!

Admissions officers, recruiters, counselors, professors, and future employers are checking your social media. They’re seeing what you post AND what you comment on other sites they also follow. And they’re often looking back (way back!) to your early high school...
Parents: Stop Borrowing for College

Parents: Stop Borrowing for College

Though parents should be focusing on funding their own retirement, too many are sabotaging their financial health with burdensome student loan debt: private debt or Parent PLUS loans. Last year, the average PLUS loan balance was $35,600. Nearly one in three parents...
Parents: Have “The Money Talk” Before Junior Year

Parents: Have “The Money Talk” Before Junior Year

Our mission at OnToCollege is to help schools and families create two and four-year college graduates with minimal debt.  Thus, we encourage all parents to sit down with their students before 11th grade to have the ‘Money Talk.’ Long-time suburban Chicago counselor...