Maximizing Aid Eligibility Articles
Trust us, if you do have the necessary information on hand, filling out the form will become much simpler.
Take advantage of the summer melt and score more money for college!
We've got you covered with a complete list of financial aid deadlines, state-by-state, for the 2015-2016 academic year.
Looking for a bailout? Good news! The only catch is you'll have to do some good...
Check your state’s specific listing to make sure you know which criteria apply!
The best way to ensure that history doesn’t repeat itself by students missing out on free financial aid is for both graduating seniors and, of course, parents, to fill out their FAFSA forms ASAP!
If you've never set eyes on a Student Aid Report (SAR) before, it can be a dizzying experience. What do all those acronyms and numbers mean? It all looks so official ...
These numbers are jaw-dropping, to say the least!
Returning students can qualify for plenty of scholarship and grant opportunities.
There's one very important celebration that takes place all month long that you may have overlooked...Financial Aid Awareness Month!
DACA students are defined as a subgroup of these undocumented students who have received Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals.
FAFSA stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid; translation: free government money to help you pay for school!
Remember, loans are not free money!
Rules for Treatment of 529 College Savings Plans as Income and Assets
Help yourself qualify for more financial aid with these tips.
How do outstanding loans affect future financial aid awards for my children? Is there any advantage to trying to pay them back early (other than less interest)? Are they counted towards ...
Does applying for financial aid ever limit one's chances of acceptance to a college? Do colleges give any subtle preference to students who state on their application that they do not ...
Work with your parents to maximize your aid eligibility for college.
In addition to encouraging students to complete the FAFSA, the First Lady could send your school a special video message or speak at your commencement ceremony!
From time to time I receive solicitations for free financial aid seminars that are really sales pitches for a product or service. I attend these seminars to monitor the information (and ...