5 Tips on Financial Aid

You got into college! Congratulations! Now comes the hardest part of college, forking over a bunch of money for it. Colleges and universities are great, both for knowledge and experience, but they can be expensive and more often than not...

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Top 10 Steps for Paying for College

Whether you are a senior finalizing your college plans or a freshman who is just beginning the college search it's never to early to start planning on how to pay for college. Here's a list of 10 steps to consider financially as you plan...

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Financial Aid Must-Do’s for 2014 from Zinch

The beginning of 2014 is an important time for college and college-bound students. Why? Because it marks the start of “Financial Aid Season”, when schools, scholarship organizations, and financial aid programs begin reviewing...

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Understanding the National Letter of Intent and Athletic Scholarships

Signing a National Letter of Intent marks the end of the recruiting process. It commits you to an academic institution for an academic year in return for an athletic scholarship or other financial aid. Once you have signed, other schools...

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Student Loan Information

Most students and their parents worry about how to pay for college. Athletic scholarships are an option for some athletes, but most college athletes will not be able to pay for their whole education with them. Because many colleges...

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Three Things You Need to Know About FAFSA

As you consider your options for paying for college, many colleges and scholarship providers will require you to fill out forms to determine your financial need. The main form is the FAFSA, or the Free Application for Federal Student...

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Opportunities for Financial Aid

As you read last week, the true cost of college can have quite the sticker shock. Between books, fees, daily needs and staying an extra semester to graduate in some cases, it can all add up. So what can you do to lower those costs or...

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The True Cost of College

It’s no surprise the cost of tuition, room and board are on the rise – but are you planning for the “other” expenses associated with higher ed? Books – Textbooks can add up to shocking totals, even for just a few classes, but there’s no...

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5 Tips on Financial Aid

You got into college! Congratulations! Now comes the hardest part of college, forking over a bunch of money for it. Colleges and universities are great, both for knowledge and experience, but they can be expensive and more often than not...