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Plan for College NOW! Podcast

Plan For College Now! is a once a week college planning podcast where Jim Wilkerson provides useful actionable information about the entire college planning process. Jim will have great interviews with today’s most knowledgeable college coaches, financial aid and student loan experts as well as scholarship and grant counselors. He also will be interviewing admissions professionals from the colleges all around the United States to provide great tips on how to help you pick the right major and get a degree from the best college at a cost that won’t break the bank. Plan for College Now! Was created for YOU, college-bound students and their parents who are ready to begin planning for a successful college experience and to prepare you for a great career. Jim will show you how to avoid ending up with a lousy degree and massive student loan debt that you might not be able to repay, and have a degree with a solid career path and great pay. If you’re looking for ACTIONABLE advice during your daily commute, workout or ‘me’ time this will not be a waste of your time. Each episode will provide detailed information crucial for a successful college plan and much more. Each episode ends with Jim providing useful tips, internet resources and action steps for you.

Tips For Getting Into Your Dream College

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 In this episode we talk about new metrics top universities are employing in the application screening process and talk about the difference between Early Action and Early Decision.

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The Six Different Types of Student Financial Aid

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Today we talk about the six basic categories of student financial aid that is available for students and their parents along with a few tips on structuring your loans if needed.

Thanks and here’s to a happy and prosperous 2018!

                     

 

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How is Your Needs Based Financial Aid Calculated?

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In Today’s podcast we will be discussing all of what goes into calculating your college financial aid.

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Get Hired! Be The Grad Every Employer Will Want to Hire!

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This episode if full of tips and great resources for you to go out and get that great job now that you have spend significant time and money to get your degree.

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ROI

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In our Plan For College Now Video course we talk about a five step process that is necessary for a successful college plan.  In part one and two we discussed Career Planning and College Selection, In this episode we talk about learning how to calculate your Return on Investment or ROI and go over many tips that could help you to save thousands on your college costs. Please visit my website www.planforcollege.net to learn more about our valuable affordable video course that will help you to create your successful  pre-college planning plan! 

College Selection

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How to choose the right college? Listen now so you can make your best decision.

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Career Planning

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In this episode, Jim talks about the first of the 5 actionable steps for college planning which can be found on the 5 Steps Pre-College Planning Book.  

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Every Single Link you will Need for Your College Planning in One Guide

Over 50 Essential Pre-College planning links and resources for every college-bound student and their parents.