Beware, the Ides of March!

If you are like me, you remember this line from reading Shakespeare's Julius Caesar in high school.  Fortunately for me, my friends are not the murderous type like Brutus.  And you will be happy to know, I don't have warnings in mind today, just friendly reminders! Tax Day is one month away:  Did you know … Continue reading Beware, the Ides of March!

Deadlines are approaching

I'm procrastinating. I need to polish off the financial aid applications to all the schools where our daughter applied.  Instead, I'm writing this blog about it.  I figured some of you may be in my boat. The essays are written. The admissions applications were wrapped up two weeks ago.  But the sticker shock is still … Continue reading Deadlines are approaching

CSS Profile: no, it’s not a crime show

Two weeks ago I wrote a bit about the FAFSA to help nudge fellow parents who were procrastinating or thinking it wasn't necessary in their situation to look into the Free Application for Federal Student Aid.  Today I want to go another step down the financial aid road and tell you a bit about the … Continue reading CSS Profile: no, it’s not a crime show