Cashing in on College CampusesArticle posted on Saturday, September, 15th, 2012 at 6:21 pm by Dr. Nancy Berk (No comments)
This month I’ve done a lot of talking about college kids, dorm decorating and cash drains. And while parents can go financially overboard trying to keep kids happy or ease their own separation anxiety, there are also plenty of businesses ready to jump in and make it easier for college students.
Some options are more costly than others. Some, but certainly not all, seem frivolous. The Wall Street Journal’s Rachel Ensign spoke with me about these college “perks” and offered an interesting financial analysis of the options. Should your child hire a laundry service or do it himself? Find out more here….