The Great Scholarship Myth

By: Susanna Cerasuolo, M.Ed.   Scholarships, as parents think of them, do not really exist.  Not for the masses.  You can’t just “start applying for scholarships” and pay your way to college–not very easily.  It is not at all commonly done, and yet many parents persist in thinking that this is how kids pay for […]

How Can I Pay for College? An Interview with Lynn O’Shaughnessy

By: Susanna Cerasuolo, M.Ed.   How did you become interested in college admissions and finance? When my daughter was in high school, I had to figure out what to do with her and where she wanted to go to college.  In California, it is very hard to get into the top UC schools because California […]