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Financial Aid for Minority Students

Financial Aid for Minority Students

Check out financial aid opportunities for minority students.

Fastweb Staff
Published April 23, 2018
Crowdfunding for College

Crowdfunding for College

Utilize these resources to repay your student loans or to manage your current financial situation.

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 17, 2018
Make Smarter Student Loan Decisions

Make Smarter Student Loan Decisions

Remember, loans are not free money!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 17, 2018
President Trump Signs Bill Allowing Student Loan Forgiveness Program for Public Service Jobs

President Trump Signs Bill Allowing Student Loan Forgiveness Program for Public Service Jobs

Struggling to pay back your student loan debt? Read on for a program that could potentially rescue you!

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published April 12, 2018
What Would You Be Willing to Do to Erase Your Student Debt?

What Would You Be Willing to Do to Erase Your Student Debt?

What would you be willing to do in order to erase your student debt?

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published March 23, 2018
Can a Student Receive a Pell Grant for a Second College Degree?

Can a Student Receive a Pell Grant for a Second College Degree?

Limits on Pell Grants and using Military Aid to pay for school.

By The Fastweb Team
Published March 8, 2018
3 Tips to Appeal Financial Aid Packages

3 Tips to Appeal Financial Aid Packages

Learn the steps you can take to appeal a financial aid package.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
Published February 25, 2018
Don’t Miss Out on These 5 Financial Aid Options

Don’t Miss Out on These 5 Financial Aid Options

Know all of your financial aid options.

By Kathryn Knight Randolph
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
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
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
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
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
Programs and Scholarships to Pay Off Student Loans

Programs and Scholarships to Pay Off Student Loans

Looking for a bailout? Good news! The only catch is you'll have to do some good...

Elizabeth Hoyt
Published November 8, 2017
Does Dependency Status on Income Tax Returns Affect Financial Aid Eligibility?

Does Dependency Status on Income Tax Returns Affect Financial Aid Eligibility?

Dependency status on federal income tax returns and on the FAFSA.

By The Fastweb Team
Published September 29, 2017
Does Adoption Affect an Orphan's Eligibility for Financial Aid?

Does Adoption Affect an Orphan's Eligibility for Financial Aid?

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 ...

By The Fastweb Team
Published September 29, 2017