Report Cards and Grades

Dealing With Disappointing Grades

Dealing With Disappointing Grades

Most kids bring home a bad report card at least once. Here’s how you can help your child get back on track.

When Your Child Cheats, Take a Parental Time Out

Learning that your child cheated may make you see red. However, calming down and slowly finding out why your child felt the need to cheat yields a better outcome, ou...

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College Preparation and Planning

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When it comes to saving for college, a 529 plan can help.

College Prep Guide: 15 Ways To Plan Financially for Your Child’s College Education

Paying for college shouldn’t mean that parents dip into their retirement funds—or that students graduate deeply in debt.

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    How do you handle a poor grade on your child's report card?


    Do you allow your children to watch TV or play on the computer before doing their homework?