Standardized tests, application forms, campus visits. The path to college can be a daunting one, especially when you add tuition to the mix. Then, of course, there is the cost of room and board, meal plans, textbooks...feeling stressed yet?
This hour, we tackle the realities of affording a college education, and we also hear from you. Are you the parent of a college-age student? Are you, yourself, working toward a college degree? How has this impacted you financially...emotionally?
- Magdalena Johndrow, M.Sc., CFS - Financial advisor and partner with Johndrow Wealth Management, LLC (@maggienomics)
- Danielle Douglas-Gabriel - Covers the economics of higher education for The Washington Post
- Arielle Pastick, RN - Pediatric nurse practitioner at Connecticut Pediatrics at Community Health Center, Inc. with a specialty in pediatric mental health
Chion Wolf contributed to this show, which originally aired on September 5, 2019.