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Scholarship Scam Alerts

Many legitimate companies promote their organization as an entity, which can provide scholarship listings for students for a fee between $10 and $400 while some entities charge fees for matching a student’s profile to a list of scholarships where the student can apply. Most of these entities do not promise or guarantee grants or scholarships. More »

Questions to Ask Before Placing Your Child in Treatment

This article was written by the Federal Trade Commission and the original can be found here. Considering a Private Residential Treatment Program for a Troubled Teen? Questions for Parents and Guardians to Ask Private residential treatment programs for young people offer a range of services, including drug and alcohol treatment, confidence building, military-style discipline, and More »

Dangers of the School Dance you Didn’t Think About

Millions of teens each year celebrate rites of passage by going to high school dances like homecoming festivities and proms. While many parents think nothing of sending off their teens for a night of fun, teens who attend these fun evenings face risks that parents may not be able to imagine. Many parents believe that More »