I’m spending holiday time with my family this week—and I hope you are too.
Whenever I take time off like this, I like to point you to some of my most helpful past articles that you may have missed. This gives you a chance to catch up—right on a week when you may have a little extra time yourself.
If you’ve got a teen who might do or has done dual enrollment coursework in 11th and 12th grades, you’ll want to read and share this particular article.
As you do, just imagine your son or daughter completing 4-year college and tech school both—debt-free—by age 22. Resulting in some phenomenal, highly employable, supercharged job skills.
Ask any student, “Would you like to get higher grades while studying LESS?” They’ll respond, “Yes!” Learn here why the first step to studying less is leaving the laptop put away in the backpack during class.
Are you currently parenting a 10th or 11th grader? Or are you a professional who serves high school families? Learn how to put together effective, stress-free college visits that can help the kids you care about land more merit aid money for college. (My free downloadable list of questions to be sure to ask on college visits is included in this article.)
Learn how to apply for this specific kind of financial aid here. (You’ll need more than just the FAFSA form for this.)
For clear, step-by-step help getting your kids through college debt-free and into jobs they love afterward, get your copy of my book:
It’s a reference book, so nobody reads the whole thing cover to cover. Pick out what you need to read in it using the fast-paced, 10-minute video instructions here.
You can see more than 180 reviews of this book on Amazon by going to:
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You can see why financial advising professionals love LAUNCH, here.
You can see the top 9 questions parents are asking me about LAUNCH, here.
Read just one chapter of LAUNCH every 1–3 months while your child’s in middle school and high school, and you’ll know every viable strategy for debt-free college at exactly the right time to implement it.
And if your child’s already well past middle school? That’s OK; you can run to catch up. But the process of getting your kids through college debt-free goes more smoothly the earlier you start it—especially if you’re not planning to save up any money to pay for college.
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Who is Jeannie Burlowski?
Jeannie is a full-time academic strategist, podcast host, and sought-after speaker for students ages 12–26, their parents, and the professionals who serve them. Her writing, speaking, and podcasting help parents set their kids up to graduate college debt-free, ready to move directly into careers they excel at and love. Her work has been featured in publications such as The Huffington Post, USA Today, Parents Magazine, and US News and World Report, and on CBS News.