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Reduce the Cost of College, Part V: Upromise

Welcome to the part 5 of my series on ways to reduce the cost of college.  It’s been a while since we have had an update, so this one is quite overdue, I’m afraid. Just to remind you, so far, I’ve spotlighted four suggestions: 1. Graduate from college in three years rather than four 2. […]

How much does it really cost to go to college?

The cost of college is skyrocketing, or so says the media. But before you work yourself into a panic that college won’t be affordable for you, here’s a look at what it really costs to go to school today. As you can see, it’s possible that private school may not be in your horizons, but […]

Reduce the Cost of College, Part IV: Take Advantage of Education Tax Credits

Welcome to the part IV of my series on how to reduce the cost of college.  So far I’ve given you three suggestions: 1. Graduate from college in three years rather than four 2. Go to a local community college for up to two years before transferring to a four-year university 3. Volunteer for AmeriCorps […]

Reduce the Cost of College, Part II: Community College

Welcome to the second part of my new series on ways to reduce the cost of college. Even if you have been savvy college shopper and received financial aid, you might still be suffering from sticker shock.  So last week we talked about how to save one-quarter of your tuition, room and board costs by […]