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There are more than 3,900 U.S. colleges and all of them ‘discount’. In fact, 2/3 of first-time, full-time undergraduates qualify for some type of grant or scholarship.  The school(s) for you are out there; even if you don’t yet know the first thing about how to find them.

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We’ve spent nearly a decade and hundreds of thousands of our own dollars researching the ever-changing college admissions and funding landscape.  Together, we’ve developed a college planning road map that is designed to minimize stress, protect your life savings and maximize your child’s college options.

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  • "Peter, thanks so much for helping us and guiding us through this financial aid process. It's all very scary to me, and you really were very patient and explained everything perfectly. I appreciate your kindness".

    Amy Quigley
  • "I just want to thank you on a personal level for all the help and advice you've given me in the short time we've been together. I'm so excited (and of course a little nervous!) to be attending Emory and am very happy with my decision.  Funny enough, if it weren't for you I probably would never have done the Emory pre-college program or changed my college essay!"

    Mia B.

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