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It's back-to-school time and millions of parents with college-bound children are facing the prospect of an empty nest for the first time. After years of focusing on their children — helping them take their first steps, teaching them to drive and obsessing about where they will attend college — many parents feel lost once all their kids have left home. It is a complex time for everyone involved. The good news is that while this time of your life can be challenging, it is also a great opportunity for parents and kids alike. … Back to Article

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