Financial Aid Articles
"I am a college sophomore and I pay for school myself. For the last two years, I have used my parents' tax information on the FAFSA. Since I pay for school ...
These strategies will have the largest impact on need-based aid eligibility. By implementing these strategies, you will be able to maximize your aid eligibility and therefore have a chance of receiving ...
Looking for a bailout? Good news! The only catch is you'll have to do some good...
Don’t rush the process – any mistakes can cause serious delays in the process or, worse, disqualify you all together.
Check your state’s specific listing to make sure you know which criteria apply!
Avoiding the topic of financial aid only makes it that much worse in the long run!
If most young people are united in believing there is an issue, what are they doing to resolve it?
Stop being a statistic and start getting smart about student debt.
Keeping track of all your student loans can be confusing - is consolidation the answer?
These schools prove that it is possible to make educational funding readily available to their students.
When you’re a student trying to pay for school, one of the greatest challenges can be managing your finances in the best way possible.
After a series of summer negotiations, student loan interest rates have been restored to a more affordable percentage.
Families have adjusted to the post-recession when it comes to paying for school, using grants and scholarships to fund the rising college costs.
Student debt spans the population and affects all groups across age, race, ethnicity and gender.
It seems as though many are considering the recent doubling of student loan rates as a tipping point to the education cost issue - with more alternative payment programs resulting.
Before you borrow, make sure it will pay off in the future.
The current interest rate is 3.4 percent and, starting the first of July, would double for more than seven million students.
The changed to the 2014-2015 FAFSA is considered a step forward for the LGBTQ community.
Why do the government and colleges use last year's income to determine financial aid for the current year? Our financial situation has changed, my husband was laid off last year but ...
I am trying to advise two students whose mother died four years ago and their father died last week, unfortunately. The girls' grandmother is now taking care of them (a 9th ...