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Navigate your financial path to college.

Trying to figure out which college to go to is complicated. You have to weigh in future goals, location, and of course financials!

As a parent, does this sound like you?

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Trying to figure out how much college is truly going to cost and how to pay for it is stressful.

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Financial aid is a confusing process and I don’t know how to navigate it.

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I want to encourage my child to take the lead with this decision, but it’s a big step and I don’t always know how to balance it all.

As a student, does this sound like you?

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Academic pressures are mounting, and testing and stress about admissions are just too much.

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Thinking about student loan debt scares you, and you don’t know what the path is to minimize it.

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There are so many decisions to make, how do I know which college is the right choice for me?

When you truly understand the financial implications of the colleges on your short list you can start to work your way through your other criteria.

Get Your FREE College Money Report

What’s included:


Overview of how financial aid works.


How much colleges think your student can afford to pay for one year.


What types of grants or scholarships your students could qualify for.


How much will you be expected to pay out of pocket each year for education for 3 schools of your choice.


Detailed information about those 3 schools.


Examples of schools that would be good values or overpriced for your student.


What to do next.

“College is scary for kids and parents but Ryan helps ease some of the financial worries with his knowledge of the systems and how to best tackle the next chapter of your lives.”

– Amanda W.

How it works:

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Ensure you have at least 3 schools you're interested in.

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Once you submit the form with your top 3 schools you'll get a customized report just for you.

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You'll receive information on how to schedule your 1:1 call with Ryan Keel to review your report.

Who is Ryan Keel?

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Need more support?

We offer two other levels of support.

Access the College Smart Platform

  • Online program to research schools
  • Access the online program as needed to research the schools on your list.

College Smart Method

  • Work one-on-one with us and our 9 step process
  • You’ll get support with understanding the options and assistance in making an informed decision.


When will we receive the report?

 They receive it right away via email

What ages do you work with?

We can start working with students as soon as they are Freshman.

What if we have more than 3 top choices?

Our customers enjoy access to the full online program with unlimited schools to compare.

Can we run this report more than once?

I believe it’s once per email address. I should check to be sure.

This information would be great for our students! Do you do group presentations?

 We LOVE doing group presentations, either in person or virtually, for students, parents, and businesses.

Any other questions you commonly get? Where were you when I was going to college?

 (by far the most common question I get, lol) Where do we find scholarships is another common one. Why is it so expensive?

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