Mark Kantrowitz
Publisher of the FinAid and Fastweb websites


One of the nation's leading financial aid experts, Mark Kantrowitz has written two books on student aid and has even been called to testify before Congress about financial aid, scholarships and student loans on several occasions. Quoted daily in national newspapers, there's a reason why he's the financial aid guy's financial aid guy.

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Student Loan Changes for 2020

The Trump Administration and Democratic presidential candidate hopefuls look ahead to the new year and new student loan policies.

Kathryn Knight Randolph Published December 6, 2019

Congress Targets College Costs with College Affordability Act

House Democrats propose bill to cut college costs for students.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph Published November 26, 2019

Are You Getting Your Share of $150 Billion in Financial Aid Dollars?

Don't lose out on financial aid money to pay for school.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph Published November 20, 2019

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Financial Aid Tips from the Expert

How can you get a bigger financial aid package? Mark Kantrowitz , FastWeb’s own financial aid guru and one of the top financial aid experts in the country, answers that burning question and more.

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