Jessica Velasco regularly contributes articles and advice on topics related to college admissions and other topics of interest to high school students, parents, and educators.


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The Times | Pryor Creek, Oklahoma LogoJanuary 25, 2017 | Funding for College-bound's Top 25 College Pep Blog


2016 | Top 25 Blogs That Will Prep You For College

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November 22, 2016 | 52+ Best College Admissions Blogs

Parents Countdown to College Coach – July 27, 2016 | 10 College Influencers for Parents to Follow on Twitter

Odyssey – June 6, 2016 | Show Me The Money

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Savingforcollege.comFebruary 19, 2015 | Making the most of the college visit.

The College Checklist PodcastOctober 14, 2014 | Tips for Great College Visits with Jessica Velasco (Episode 34).


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January 2017 | Should Parents Pay For College? Opposing Views from College Parents

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Nerdwallet Logo May 24, 2016 | 7 Tips to Help You Snag a Scholarship

Christian Science MonitorMay 20, 2016 | Here’s what to do when you can’t get enough financial aid.

USA Today College LogoApril 14, 2016 | Can’t Get Enough Financial Aid? Here’s What To Do


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