College Preparation

Is Trade School a Viable Option for Your Child’s Long-Term Financial Success?

Abandoning or delaying a 4-year degree goes against the grain for most affluent families in the U.S. It opposes a core belief they’ve developed, possibly over the past several decades. It’s the idea that vocational education is for students who are underachievers or possess lower intelligence. This belief has been proven false. Honors students are electing to attend […]

FAFSA: Is It Worth Your Time?

Absolutely. For most parents, college funding is central to your financial life. It is one of the largest investments you’ll make as your child becomes an adult. You’re expecting to pay for four years of college, but don’t be surprised if extra time is required for your child to complete his degree. He may even […]

Did You Know That Your Child Could Graduate from College Only to Discover That a Robot Has Filled Her Dream Job?

How can you prevent this from happening? Anticipate and act now. Reexamine the career plan you are designing with your child. As you help her determine a viable career path, factor in the acceleration of robotics.   Technology is devaluing education Automation and big data will affect jobs across industries for a wide range of […]