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.

Financial Aid Article Categories:

Home / Financial Aid Articles

Financial Aid Articles

2022 - 23 Financial Aid and FAFSA State Deadlines

Submit your FAFSA by the state deadline in order to qualify for state aid.

Published September 16, 2021

What Happens If You Don't Report Assets on the FAFSA?

Falsifying information could mean paying large fines or doing jail time.

Published September 15, 2021

What You Need to Complete the FAFSA

Be prepared for the financial aid application process.

Published September 10, 2021

FAFSA Video

Tools You Can Use

Fastweb has exclusive tools for students to search for college scholarships by their interests.

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.

View more of Mark Kantrowitz's expert advice here -- only on Fastweb!