College Funding and Student Loan Advisor Certification Program

College Affordability LLC, the owner of EFC PLUS software, is pleased to announce the launch of a comprehensive college funding and student loan advisor certification program.  As college affordability and student debt has become a growing concern for more families, financial advisors need more information to solve this problem. According to a recent FINRA study,…

2017 New Year’s Resolutions

The year will soon change to 2017.  Winter break is a great time to reflect about your life in 2016 and set your 2017 New Year’s Resolutions for the upcoming year.  For the high school and college student, this also means reviewing your academic goals and making sure you are headed in the right direction. …

Credit Cards and College Students

We send our children off to college to learn a career and to succeed in life.  During this college experience, our children will need to face various options of independence, which includes financial decisions and credit.  Financial literacy varies greatly by student but it is an important step in this transition for all students.  Due…

Mentoring your child about careers

During the month of May, 2015 we wrote several blogs about careers and the college selection process.  I recently read an article by James Citrin who also discusses careers and how we can mentor our own children about this decision. The article titled, “What parents should tell their kids about finding a career” can be…