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Negotiating Your Out-of Pocket College Cost

Can you negotiate college cost? Yes, and you should.  Most schools have some wiggle room with their merit and need-based offers.  While the college choice process isn’t really like buying a car, there are some similarities.  You can start the

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Minimize Your Out-of-Pocket College Cost – Part 1

When I am talking about “out-of pocket” college cost, I mean what needs to be paid out over and above what the parents and child have already saved for college.  The best way to minimize this cost is to minimize

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