In my "Big Scholarships" video, I discuss aiming towards a college that will pay you money to go there. Find a college where your child is the best applicant they see all year, and they will throw money at you :-) Of course, it's always difficult to balance the academic needs against the financial needs, and that's why applying to LOTS of colleges can help.
You are not legally required to provide your social security number on college applications: your social security number is private. Schools are not required to ask for it. It will… Read More