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College Scholarships – Chasing Unicorns? {PODCAST}

In today’s competitive environment, is pursuing college scholarships like chasing unicorns? Our special guest today is Dan Bisig, also known as “Dan, Dan the College Man.” Dan Bisig is an Author, College Admissions and Funding Expert, and Founder of College and Beyond, LLC. He is passionate about helping students attend the right college, at the lowest price, pursue the right …

College Entrance Game Plan

The book “College Entrance Game Plan” by Dan Bisig and Ryan Clark is a fabulous resource for parents with kids in junior high and high school. It’s the ultimate guide to organizing and funding college and contains a wealth of information. Some of the topics covered are: career identification, college selection and comparison, monthly timelines to keep you on track, …

Your Credit Score Questions Answered, Part Two (Podcast)

In this episode, “Your Credit Score Questions Answered, Part Two,” I’ll continue to answer your burning questions about credit scores and credit reports. How can my college-aged son or daughter establish credit responsibly? If I have a low credit score, should I hire someone for credit repair? How can I improve my credit score if it’s not very good?   …

Getting a College Education without Student Loans (Podcast)

  The average college student graduates with over $33,000 in student loan debt. Many Americans accept this as being inevitable if they want a college degree. In today’s episode, we’ll discuss ways to get an education with as little debt as possible!  Topics include: ESA & 529 Plans, In-State vs. Out-of-State Colleges, Community and Technical Colleges, Scholarship Opportunities, and Jobs …