Tag: college dream builder

The Importance of Creating the Perfect College List

There’s a lot more to building a strong college list than you might think.

The Value of a Strong Letter of Recommendation

One thing that’s easy to forget about is the value of a strong letter of recommendation. But who better to show a college what you’re like as a student than...

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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 ...

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Can You Graduate College In 4 Years?

“Seven good years of school gone to waste!”  – John Belushi, Animal House It has become all too common.  College students taking 5,6,7, even 8 years to complete their bachelor’s degree.  Why?  The mindset of many large, state universities throughout the country — Your Best Customers Are Your Current Customers — Aiding students to stay in ...

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Are College Costs Deceiving?

To a college finance geek like me, this is what I imagine ‘earnings season’ must be like for a Wall Street whale. Several reports about college costs, value and debt have appeared in national publications, and I’m mired in college numbers. It seems like every time I hit refresh, I’ve got a new financial report/ ...

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Make College More Affordable

It’s no secret that college has become insanely expensive.  In fact, for most people the cost of college will excede the cost of their home.  Parents want to do everything thing they can to help their child go to college, but unfortunately they don’t know where or how to begin.   That’s why I’ve started ...