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College Inside Track featured on Money Talks radio show

By The Staff | August 14, 2019

College Inside Track founder Jay Benanav was a featured guest on the “Money Talks” radio show on Twin Cities NewsTalk AM 1130, Wall Street Business Network on AM 1440 and The Patriot AM 1280 hosted by Terry Sandvold of Sandvold Financial Group. Click below to listen to Jay’s segment

Costs Of College: What Parents Should Consider While Looking At Schools

By The Staff | July 10, 2019

College Inside Track’s Cozy Wittman was featured on WCCO TV discussing a financial framework for how families should think about their college search. Cozy emphasized narrowing visits down to schools with the right academic rigor, social environment and price point. She says she often consults with families who haven’t put much thought into paying for…

Saturday night with Esme Murphy

By The Staff | March 26, 2019

In the wake of the college admissions scandal, College Inside Track President Chris Wills joined Esme Murphy on WCCO News Talk Radio to discuss and provide other college admissions advice. Chris appears 38 seconds into the 7 pm segment.

Minnesotans say college admissions scandal shows ‘stacked’ system

By The Staff | March 17, 2019

College Inside Track was featured in a Star Tribune article responding to the college admissions scandal.

‘Hard Work And Talent Should Be The Decider’: Students React To College Admissions Scam

By The Staff | March 13, 2019

College Inside Track President Chris Wills was featured on WCCO TV responding to the college admissions scandal, saying that “college is a match to be made, not a prize to be won.”

CIT response to college admissions scandal

By Chris Wills | March 13, 2019

With the college admissions scandal all over the news, we wanted to respond as members of the vast majority of the college counseling world that work with families honestly and ethically. It’s incredibly upsetting that people would manipulate the college admission system in this way, and every industry seems to have a very small number…

Insider tips for grandparents

By The Staff | November 12, 2018

CIT’s Chris Wills was a featured guest on the Accredited Investors Wealth Management WiseLife Speaker Series. Chis Wills joined Accredited’s Jeremy Heckman and discussed all aspects of the education planning journey, examining not only the current details of college planning – including myths about financial aid and insights into cost reduction tactics – but also…

By The Staff | November 12, 2018

CIT’s Jay Benanav was a featured guest on the Divorce Registry podcast hosted by Jonathan Fogel. Click here to listen to Jay’s segment.

College Planning Tips for Parents and Grandparents

By The Staff | September 10, 2018

CIT’s Jay Benanav was a guest on WCCO Radio’s Your Money with Bruce Helmer and Peg Webb and discussed college planning tips for parents and grandparents. Listen to Jay’s appearance here

4 Mistakes Families Make That Raise The Cost Of College

By The Staff | May 9, 2018

College Inside Track President Chris Wills was featured on the WCCO Sunday morning show with Esme Murphy sharing mistakes families should avoid that could unnecessarily raise the cost of college. Among his suggestions: Have a clear game plan for how you are going to pay for college, and avoid the philosophy of “if you get in,…