Benjamin Franklin once quipped that there are two certainties in life — death and taxes. But as every college student knows, life also has a third certainty — rising tuition. Still, even with the rising cost of education, there are several promising signs for college students (and their parents). … Read More


One of the best ways to subsidize your college education is by obtaining a scholarship. When applying for scholarships, you should keep in mind the criteria that selection committees use in awarding scholarships.… Read More


“Scholarships Around the US” has compiled a list of 118 ways students can offset the cost of higher education. While the entire list ought to be required reading for any co-ed, I’ve excerpted the ten that I thought were most effective and most striking, and then I added the one that they forgot: getting a Costco Membership. Two words: free samples.… Read More