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The College Planning Edge

The College Planning Edge

Hosted by: Pearl and Andy Lockwood

College planning tips , strategies and various & sundry, not necessarily politically-correct thoughts on the whole college application and scholarships kit and kaboodle. Brought to you by Pearl and Andy Lockwood,...

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The Inconvenient Truth About Honor Societies

How great is it to be in the National Honor Society? Or the NHSHSS?   For more information visit
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How Many Kids Lie on their College Application?

Shocking (yet not) information about kids who lie about their extracurricular activities, race, ethnicity and have others write their essays.
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What High School Classes Look Good for College Admissions?

College advisor Andy Lockwood gives his thoughts on what classes kids should take to give themselves the best shot at getting into the colleges they're dreaming of. What 11th graders, 10th graders and younger should...
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How to Appeal or Negotiate Financial Aid

How to Appeal or Negotiate Financial Aid Look over the shoulder of college advisor Andy Lockwood as he gives his monthly State of the Union workshop for his clients, so that they never have to wonder, "What should I...
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What to do if you're Deferred from your DREAM SCHOOL?

Deferred? What your kiddo should do if he was deferred by his top choice college More college admissions tips and info at | [email protected] | 516-882-5464 ***Our 2023 College...
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College Financial Federal Student Aid FAQ Live Session (2022)

In this Episode: College Financial Federal Student Aid. The day before the FAFSA's release, college advisors Pearl and Andy Lockwood field an hour's worth of questions about the FAFSA, CSS Profile, financial aid,...
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Child Savings Account Penalized on FAFSA?

In this episode: How our child savings accounts penalized on the FAFSA for Covid Widows and Survivors? College advisor Andy Lockwood recently gave a seminar for widows and survivors of spouses who passed away from...
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The Inconvenient, Surprising Truth About the 529

FREE Guide at 👉 -main keywords here 🕒 In This Video: College advisor Andy Lockwood answers the question, "Is the 529 college savings account good or bad for financial aid?" 💻...
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What to Do When the Financial Aid Office Gets it WRONG!

Originally an episode of College Coffee Talk (Mondays 9am EST,, college consultants Pearl and Andy Lockwood discuss: -What's happening with financial aid for Class of 2022...
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How to Pay For College: FAFSA, CSS Profile

Good eeeeeeve-a-ning...... Are you starring in your own horror movie? If the thought of paying for college makes you feel like you're "starring in your own horror movie".. ...You know, where everyone in the theater...
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Don’t Let Colleges Rob You Blind! Financial Aid Tips

FREE Guide at 👉 - How financial aid works and how to get enough so that you can pay for college comfortably without cutting back on your lifestyle or casting a college debt...
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College Admissions Results

In this Episode: College advisor Andy Lockwood shares his thoughts on admissions results for the class of 2022 and what they mean for the class of 2023 and beyond! More info at
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