Sending a student away to college is life-changing for parents and students. It’s still possible to save money when your child goes away to college.
As my son has started touring universities, I’m finding I have conflicted feelings. I want to help him out the door, but he’s still my baby.
But when they do get into college (and they will), how do we know if they are ready to go? How do we let go as parents this year—on some things—but not everything? How do WE know they are prepared, and what can we do to ensure they are?
I’m starting planning for college now. I’m shopping for what he needs now. We’re researching with him where he can save money…and where I can as well.
The college admissions scandal is prompting a lot of discussions – including the one I’m having with my high school junior.