Creative College Connections


For Parents

Information About Educational Consulting

Do You Need an Independent Educational Consultant?

10 Important Ways IECA Members Are Unlike Other Independent Educational Consultants

12 Questions to Ask Before Hiring an Independent Educational Consultant

Independent Educational Consultants: Advising Families on Educational Planning

Why DO IECA Members Travel So Much?

Financing College

FAFSA: Free Application for Federal Financial Aid   Note: some colleges require that families complete the FAFSA for consideration of merit scholarships.

Fast web   A centralized scholarship search engine     A centralized scholarship search engine

FinAid- The Smart Student Guide to Financial Aid     A good source for college financing calculators and other financial aid information

Scholarship and Financial Aid Scams – Federal Trade Commission Consumer Information

For Students

Some Fun Websites for College Exploration

College Prowler     College search and reviews by students

YouniversityTV     College video tours

College Solved    College reviews and advice

Unigo     College reviews and advice




Major and Career Exploration

College Majors 101


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