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The Inside Scoops on Podcast Episode 106: What Students Should Consider When Taking the ACT/SAT Tests

The Inside Scoops on Podcast Episode 106: What Students Should Consider When Taking the ACT/SAT Tests

On Podcast Episode 106, Mike Bergin, the founding President of the Board of Directors of the National Test Prep Association, discusses how to prepare for the standardized tests that many colleges require students take upon applying. Many students fret over whether to take the ACT or the SAT, but the truth is that colleges do not prefer one over the other. Although they emphasize different skills and use different methods, both tests examine relatively the same material; students should take a series of practice tests before making a final decision. 

The Inside Scoops on Podcast Episode 115: Managing Family Dynamics During the College Application Process

The Inside Scoops on Podcast Episode 115: Managing Family Dynamics During the College Application Process

On Podcast Episode 115, Moira McCullough met with Norma Greenberg to discuss the trials and tribulations of “Managing Family Dynamics During the College Application Process.” Having worked as a guidance counselor for most of her life, Norma has experience with being the go-to person for many of her students about their complicated family issues and situations.

The Inside Scoops on Podcast Episode 117: Get Schooled on 529 Plans with Guest Patricia Roberts

The Inside Scoops on Podcast Episode 117: Get Schooled on 529 Plans with Guest Patricia Roberts

As a guest on the College Scoops Podcast, “Get Schooled on 529 Plans,” Patricia Roberts talks with Moira McCullough and offers listeners information about setting up and utilizing 529 plans in order to financially support their child in getting into and getting through college. Like any other investment plan, money put into a child’s 529 is invested in stocks and bonds, and is overseen by a professional who will help families manage these investments.