Straight Talk March 1, 2021

The Price You Pay for College, by NYT and WSJ best-selling Author, and the “Your Money” Columnist for the New York Times, Ron Lieber is a concise , informative, educational, and practical  guide to ” An Entirely New Road Map for the Biggest Financial Decision Your Family Will Ever Make”. Listen, and hear about the difference between the traditional “needs” based financial aid package, and the new “merit” based financial aid packages being offered by Colleges and Universities. The discussion includes : the Gap year decision, Big Name vs Smaller schools, College vs Trade schools, Community Colleges, and the complexity of the school loan and grant systems, just to name a few. A great interview and book by a great guest!