A new study says more adults ages 18 to 34 are living at home with their parents. Surprised? I’m not. Anecdotally, I’ve heard of many boomerang kids who couldn’t make it on their own in today’s difficult economy. The recently released report by the Pew Research Center says that early this year, 67 percent of […]
With the school year winding down, many high school students are anxious to start college in the fall. Too bad many won’t be in a hurry to finish college. These days, the traditional four-year education has morphed into five years, six years – or even more.
These days, I’m focused on getting my 12-year-old son through middle school. With March Madness just around the corner, I realized that in a few years, I’ll be worried about college admission and his choice of a major. For parents, the college years are tricky. You want your children to pursue their passion, but you […]
I’m skeptical of online college degrees. I associate them with diploma mills that will give you any educational credentials for the right price. But online education is for real these days and can be right for many people, experts say. Is it for you?