Talkin' Smack-a-demic College basketball isn’t the only thing bringing the madness this March! It’s that time of year again, when our thoughts turn to testing, submitting apps, and scrounging for every last college dollar we can get our paws on. Plus, there’s the ever-important question: What are you doing for Spring Break?! This month PUNCH offers no-nonsense tips for clearing your admissions plate with thrifty style. We’ve also got advice for a fun, safe, and productive Spring Break season…as well as a little juicy gossip thrown in for good measure.
How Bad is the Student Debt Situation? I’ve been reading some amazing statistics regarding the amount of debt college students and their parents have accumulated. The real problem appears to be that families can’t keep up with the pace of rising college costs, a situation exacerbated by America’s floundering economy. How bad is the college cost situation?