Interning in New York

It’s bound to happen.  At some point, while our kids are at college, the phone will ring and suddenly our mature, independent college student will sound like a preschooler again. There is little worse than when they tell you how sick they feel and you are far away.

2019-02-14T16:43:21+00:00Comments Off on Interning in New York


Almost as soon as the first acceptance to college came in, so did the idea of actually having to pay for their tuition and room and board. When they were small it was something we always envisioned we would do and planned accordingly.

2019-02-14T17:14:38+00:000 Comments

GAP Year

Should Your Student Take a Year Off Before Graduate School? I remember when I started graduate school and on the first day of class, we were assigned to [...]

2018-12-27T09:49:42+00:00Comments Off on GAP Year


HaveUHeard.com includes links to third-party websites and advertisements for third-party products and services. Product and service-specific opinions me [...]

2019-01-30T17:24:40+00:000 Comments

Budget 101

If there is a budget class, sign them up! I’m going to start with the dreaded comment starting “when I was in college, we didn’t have…” (insert teenager eye-roll here).  All of us at HaveUHeard can say that we did not have computers, iPads, or cell phones to help us bank, and somehow, we managed to survive.

2019-02-14T17:04:37+00:000 Comments