Your Parental Rights Change When Your Teen Turns 18

How Your Parental Rights Change When Your Teen Turns 18|www.parentinghighschoolers.com

Your Teen is 18!! Do you have a college freshman?  Get ready for things to change in more ways than one.  Your parental rights are about gone! Did you know that you have no rights to their school information like grades, financial aid etc? Did you know that once your kiddo turns 18, you will not be able to even make them a doctor’s appointment or call with an insurance question about your own child?!!!!!  Whaaaaaaat? In addition to all of the dorm room supplies, school supplies and other miscellaneous stuff,  you need to be aware of some really important …

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What Will Your College Freshman Really Need in the Dorm?

What are the 10 most useful items your student will need for college?|parentinghighschoolers.com

Best 10 Items Needed for a Dorm Room Hey, it’s approaching soon…  That bittersweet day when your baby-not-baby heads off to college.  How can this be?  Just yesterday he was crawling around in his diaper!  Just yesterday she was playing with her baby doll and twirling around the house in her little tutu!  You blinked, and now they are practically grown!  Seriously, we have to think about moving them out of our houses and into a dorm room.  It’s not so bad if you are organized to begin with.  We are here to help! Now that your teen is on …

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How to Plan a Budget with Your College-Bound Teen

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Do you have a senior in high school who’s thinking about college? We do, and I am so glad that I have been here before so that I know what to expect!  The biggest concern for us, and many others will be all of the expenses.  Here are some things that we learned the first time around, as well as some things that I wish we had known.  Make sure that you and your senior are on the same page about all expenses.  *This post may contain affiliate links.  This means , at no additional cost to you, we will earn …

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