• Financial Aid Appeals, Dare 2B Digital & Wine Event at Salud!

    Looking forward to Springtime, aren't you? If you have high school seniors, college acceptances and financial aid awards (scholarships, grants, and loans) are starting to arrive. Appealing your … Read More »

  • Master Your Financial Aid Appeal in 5 Easy Steps

    It’s about that time of year—when your senior is mid-way through their term—that financial aid packages come flooding into your mailbox. Seeing the raw numbers may cause a bit of panic. You remember … Read More »

  • Dare2B Digital Conference 2018

    We're excited to announce Beatrice Schultz will be a speaker at the Dare 2B Digital Conference 2018, hosted at the PayPal office March 3rd! Join us for an action-packed day of learning and … Read More »

  • Why Student Loans are Good

    Merit-Based Aid, Dare 2B Digital Conference, & Workshops! Can you believe it’s already February?! Many colleges’ financial aid deadlines are earlier than previous years! If you have a High … Read More »

  • New Tax Impact

    Managing Student Loans Happy New Year! If you have a High School senior, and you have not yet submitted the FAFSA and CSS Profile to all their preferred colleges, do it now! Some private college … Read More »


Parents: It’s Time for YOU to Go Back to School!

August 2017 Newsletter Parents: It's Time for YOU to Go Back to School! It’s August! Rising seniors are gearing up for their last year of high school and their parents should be polishing off any rough edges of their college funding plans. We’re here to help! Join us on August 15th for a special back to school … [Read more...]

Generation Z – Money & College

July 2017 Newsletter Generation Z - Money & College Yeah! It’s finally summer. I hope you enjoyed time with family and friends over the 4th. But summer isn't just time to vacation. Rising seniors, you are now a mere month away from college application time and 3 months away from financial aid application time. The next few … [Read more...]

2017-2018 Student Loan Rates – 4.45%

June 2017 Newsletter How to Never Pay Retail for College It's June! Warm afternoons, days spent with your toes in the sand at the beach, tossing aside winter and spring attire for jean shorts and tank tops… Yes, summer is here! Congratulations if you have a soon to be college freshmen. This summer will be a critical … [Read more...]

May 2017 Newsletter: How to Never Pay Retail for College

May 2017 Newsletter How to Never Pay Retail for College It’s May! Congratulations to all our seniors who have chosen their college for the next 4 years! For those of you who accepted at one college, but have also secured a spot on the waiting list for another college, this month's Senior Scoop shares waitlist … [Read more...]

Never Pay Retail for College

An excerpt from Never Pay Retail for College by Beth Walker. If what you thought you knew about college turned out not to be true, when would you want to know? As soon as possible? In time to do something about it? I’m so glad you’ve found this book. In these pages, I will share with you the sobering news about higher education as it exists … [Read more...]