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Edmit Picks: Best College Financial Literacy Programs

Financial literacy is a key component to understanding the true cost of college. There are many costs that you may not e...

BU Financial Aid & Scholarships: Real Parent Experiences

Is Boston University on your son or daughter's top colleges list? Find out how other parents have paid for BU.

It's Time to Get Smart About College (Parents, This Means You)

Parents are taking out more loans than ever to help put their kids through college. Here's how parents can find affordab...

What is Concurrent Enrollment?

 

Edmit’s Paying for College Checklist

A step-by-step guide to paying for college for students and their families.

College is an Investment, and It’s Not What It Seems

Beneath it all, colleges who seem alike may be totally different financial bets, and colleges who seem worlds apart may ...

A Primer on College Financial Fit: Q/A with Sabrina Manville

Our co-founder Sabrina recently joined Jodi Okun for her #CollegeCash Twitter chat and shared our top tips for finding y...

College Finance Tips: Financial Aid Counselors Discuss Paying for College

Parents, should you hire a financial aid counselor? Three financial aid counselors share financial aid tips for college ...

What Parents Can Do to Help Students Avoid Loans For College

As an 18-year-old, it’s easy to see the world as nothing but possibility. And it’s true! But those possibilities come wi...

How I Paid For College: Wesleyan Alum Kara Perez

Talk about side hustle: Kara Perez paid off the final $18,000 of her college student loan debt in 10 months by picking u...

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