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Is hiring a college planner worth it? - USA TODAY

Is hiring a college planner worth it? - USA TODAY | College Applications | Scoop.it
Increasingly, parents are signing on as early as middle school for college planning services and "can spend upwards of $100,000 to $200,000."
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Something I believe families should stay away from. Spending money to get into college and spend more money is not the brightest of ideas. There is no reason why the help from parents counselors and teachers is not enough to successfully get into the college of your choice.

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What Is the Common App?

It used to be that, for the most part, each university had a separate application. Now there's something called the Common App, which allows you to fill in y...
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This is a great for schools that use the same application such as Seattle University. Many Schools even require you to use the Common App so fill this out immediately!

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Read this! Writing the College Application Essay - Martha's Vineyard Times

Read this! Writing the College Application Essay - Martha's Vineyard Times | College Applications | Scoop.it
Let’s face it. Childhood isn’t long enough. One minute you’re changing diapers and the next you’re helping your high schooler fill out
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For those who are having trouble starting a college essay, this is the article for you! The most important part is to remember that the first draft is not enough. It takes multiple drafts to create an essay that will grant you enrollment.

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