Trucks are Bucks— how materialism makes college less affordable. Let’s persuade students to put off big expenses until they have that degree.
Good and bad U.S. News Study Tips and The Canadian Options— excellent colleges up north for less than $30k per year.
Tough love— all parents need to have the Money Talk with their teens. Here’s how.
Know your college’s CDR— don’t dare join the 11%! CDR: a critical measure to know before saying YES to any college.
Yikes! The Summer Melt— the percentage of HS seniors enrolled in college, who never show up in the fall— is up to 20%. Here are some antidotes.
Graduating with minimal debt is a choice. Don’t add (more than $5k a year) to the $1.4 trillion in student loan debt. Don’t become a debt slave.
Hate Mail— JB responds to a skeptical student. How does answering ACT questions help create two- and four- year college graduates with minimal debt?
More value colleges: affordable quality— Central Michigan, SW MN State, Chadron State, Peru State, & Wayne State.
Spring game plan for HS sophomores, juniors, and seniors: what matters and what tests to take and when.
This scandal illustrates why 2 and 4-year college graduation rates should be a key metric for assessing school districts. Hint: they aren’t.