Mobile – Parents
Save for College
There are many ways to save for college – set aside money every week, open a savings account at your bank…
Encourage Your Child
- Career Planning
Talk About Careers With Your Child
College preparation can begin early in your child’s life. Begin talking with your child about different careers during their preschool years (or now, if he/she is already in high school).
Gather Info and Visit College Campuses
Be patient. The process of choosing a college can be stressful for both parent and child. Your child may change his or her mind several times throughout the process. Be supportive, and offer guidance. But allow your child to “own” the process.
Explore Financial Aid
If you’re the parent of a student, you’ll want to know all you can about sources of financial aid.
Apply to Colleges