Families of U-Nest: Olga with Alexa and Dasha

Families of U-Nest: Olga with Alexa and Dasha

How many kids do you have, and how old are they?

I have two kids: identical twin girls. They are almost ten years old now.

 

What is your favorite family activity?

For us, the most important thing is to be together whatever we do! It can be traveling, going to the movie theater, or staying home. We really enjoy hanging out with friends who have kids as well.

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There is No Excuse for Not Saving for Your Child’s College Education!

There is No Excuse for Not Saving for Your Child’s College Education!

College acceptance letter day: a moment every parent dreams of. The stress and anxiety of waiting are finally over, the hard work has paid off, and your kid has finally received the letter they’ve been waiting for. So your proud kid jumps up and down in excitement like a kangaroo and you feel as if you were on cloud nine! Congrats!

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Education is Our Children’s Secret Weapon

Education is Our Children’s Secret Weapon

At the beginning of life, children are all very similar: weak, dependent, and helpless. But over the years with time and hard work, they transform into strong, independent, and thoughtful adults. People become who they are through three main factors: where they grow up, the people that surround them, and, most importantly, their education.

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Retirement or Kids? Five Reasons Why Kids Should Come First

Retirement or Kids? Five Reasons Why Kids Should Come First

Would you be willing to postpone your retirement by two years if it meant your children could attend the college of their choice without taking out expensive student loans?

In 2007, Savingsforcollege.com conducted an online poll asking parents this exact question. If you have kids of your own, you’re probably not surprised that over 80% of respondents said they would postpone their retirement by two full years if their child could attend the college of his or her choice without taking on more debt.

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Are You Hoping for a Scholarship or Financial Aid? Read This!

Are You Hoping for a Scholarship or Financial Aid? Read This!

Back in high school I had a lot of friends who I played baseball with, and many of them had dreams of pursuing the sport at the college level so they could eventually move on to the MLB. One friend in particular had offers from many schools, however the schools that offered him a spot on their teams did not offer a scholarship with the spot.

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