Posts by Kiley Thompson

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‘But You Just Got Home!’: Living With Your Returning College Student

It’s mid-December. All over the country, masses of returning college students are pouring back home, with full laundry bags, and dark...

8 Test Prep Books To Help Improve Your SAT and ACT Scores

Here’s a secret a lot of people seem to have forgotten: Books work. And SAT and ACT test prep books...

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10 Gift Ideas for Your College Student They Actually Want

Updated May 6, 2019 What should you give a graduating senior / almost college student (besides cash?) There are actually...

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Weighted or Unweighted GPA: Don’t Freak Out Over the Numbers

During the college admissions process, you might take a long hard look at your transcript. You might notice the “weighted”...

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How Your Effort Can Equal Money: The New College Board Opportunity Scholarships

Work hard and it’ll pay off, right? That’s what everyone (including us!) will tell you. But what if you could...