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The Dos and Don'ts of Tax Season for Students

The Dos and Don'ts of Tax Season for Students

What to know before you file.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 12, 2018
"Free" Money & Taxes

"Free" Money & Taxes

It’s important to know the differences between the types of award funding, along with any government regulations applied to student award funds.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 12, 2018
All About Tax Filing

All About Tax Filing

The good news is that Fastweb has all the tax filing information that you'll need.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 12, 2018
FSA ID FAQs (Formerly Called FAFSA ID)

FSA ID FAQs (Formerly Called FAFSA ID)

You’ll need a FAFSA ID in order to fill out your FAFSA this year!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 7, 2018
Financial Aid for Female Students

Financial Aid for Female Students

Explore financial aid opportunities and resources for female students.

Fastweb Staff
Published February 7, 2018
2018-2019 Financial Aid and FAFSA Deadlines

2018-2019 Financial Aid and FAFSA Deadlines

We've got you covered with a complete list of financial aid deadlines, state-by-state, for the 2018-2019 academic year.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published February 1, 2018
10 Colleges That are Worth Every Penny

10 Colleges That are Worth Every Penny

Payscale measures mid-career salaries from graduates to determine the colleges with the best ROI.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 26, 2018
The Basics of Financial Aid for Study Abroad

The Basics of Financial Aid for Study Abroad

Make study abroad affordable with the help of financial aid.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 11, 2018
February is Financial Aid Awareness Month

February is Financial Aid Awareness Month

There's one very important celebration that takes place all month long that you may have overlooked...Financial Aid Awareness Month!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 11, 2018
Quick Answers to Common Questions about Financial Aid

Quick Answers to Common Questions about Financial Aid

Expert financial aid advice for your most pressing questions.

By The Fastweb Team
Published January 8, 2018
Top 5 Common FAFSA Mistakes

Top 5 Common FAFSA Mistakes

Avoid making these mistakes when you file the FAFSA this year.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 7, 2018
Have You Considered Consolidating?

Have You Considered Consolidating?

Keeping track of all your student loans can be confusing - is consolidation the answer?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published January 7, 2018
Financial Aid Award Packages Arriving Soon

Financial Aid Award Packages Arriving Soon

Filling out the FAFSA early has its benefits.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 4, 2018
The Beginner’s Guide to Financial Aid

The Beginner’s Guide to Financial Aid

Get the most out of your financial aid application by knowing more about how the process works.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published January 2, 2018
Defrauded Borrowers Receive Debt Relief from Government

Defrauded Borrowers Receive Debt Relief from Government

DeVos changes debt relief for those defrauded by for-profit schools.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published December 28, 2017
Does Your Family Have a Plan to Pay for College?

Does Your Family Have a Plan to Pay for College?

Starting earlier, rather than later, can help you better prepare.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published December 22, 2017
Should I Claim Scholarships & Other Awards on My Taxes?

Should I Claim Scholarships & Other Awards on My Taxes?

Your scholarship may be taxable - discover how to report your scholarships on your taxes.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published December 8, 2017
Federal Financial Aid and the Independent Student

Federal Financial Aid and the Independent Student

Are you considered an independent student? Find out.

By The Fastweb Team
Published December 8, 2017
Income and Financial Aid Eligibility

Income and Financial Aid Eligibility

Expert answers on income and financial aid eligibility.

By The Fastweb Team
Published December 8, 2017
Students Lose Financial Aid for Failure to Make Satisfactory Academic Progress

Students Lose Financial Aid for Failure to Make Satisfactory Academic Progress

Find out why getting Cs and Ds could lead to a loss of financial aid.

By The Fastweb Team
Published December 8, 2017