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College Application Options – How Should You Apply (part 1 of 3)

Now that you’ve narrowed your college list down and decided where you want to apply, the next big question is: how to apply. In general, there are three options to choose between when deciding how to apply...

The Case for Safeties

Now let me tell you what a safety school is not. A safety school is not a ‘last resort.’ A safety school is not a bad school. A safety school is not the end of the world. Adding safeties to your list means adding options, opportunities, and choices.

Biggest Mistakes Students Make When Writing Their Admissions Essays

Nothing is worse for an admissions essay than a "cookie cutter" essay topic.

Why Use a Private College Admissions Counselor?

Did you know, the average caseload for a high school guidance counselor is anywhere from 250-500 students? Many students feel their high schools cannot offer enough time or energy to helping them choose a major or college to match their preferences and abilities.

The Key To Finding Scholarships

Today I am going to focus my time on helping you find scholarships to help you lower the cost of college.  The first thing I am going to tell you is, NEVER PAY FOR SCHOLARSHIP HELP!  There are companies that will come into your town, usually to a hotel, and will charge you $2,000 or ...

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College Dream Builder In The News

Here is a quick news segment featuring College Dream Builder’s FREE College Funding Workshops. Watch this video to lean how you lower your family’s college costs and even earn guaranteed tuition discounts in the process. Visit http://www.CollegeDreamBuilder.com to find a workshop near you!

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Financial Aid Myths Debunked

It’s always the one that gets away that bothers you the most.  As I look back, I can’t help but think of all the wonderful people I have met. Hundreds of people trying to find an answer to saving money on their child’s college education. I’ve been at this for so long, that within the first ...