FAFSA makes it easy to apply for student, but it does come with deadlines that must be met in order to take advantage of all the benefits, But even if you are too late for some benefits, others are still likely available.
Tuesday, Mar 03 2015 09:00 AM
The 529 College Savings plan can be the right way to save for college for many parents and students, but the pros and cons of the plan should be carefully considered.
Friday, Feb 20 2015 11:00 AM
Since completing FAFSA can be complicated, many students make mistakes on their applications. Typically, mistakes on a FAFSA mean 2 to 3 weeks of additional processing time. Even worse, some students don’t fill out applications and risk losing valuable aid.
Monday, Feb 16 2015 11:00 AM
The initial announcement of President Obama's plan came in early January. More information has been revealed since then although perhaps the biggest question – will the Republican-led Congress vote for the Democratic president’s $60 billion over-a-decade plan – remains to be answered.
Tuesday, Feb 10 2015 11:00 AM
These nine tips can help you control your college costs and make your post-college life a bit easier, financially.
Friday, Jan 30 2015 09:00 AM
While the student loan debt numbers look scary, some argue that they are not any worse than, say, car loan or mortgage debt. Here's a look at both sides of the argument.
Friday, Jan 16 2015 09:00 AM
These tips can help make student debt at least somewhat less scary.
Tuesday, Jan 13 2015 11:00 AM
Getting Money for College – Financial Aid, Scholarship & Grant Articles, Guides
Paying for school can be a real challenge, but thankfully there are scholarships, grants, student loans and other sources of college money that can help. In this part of the U.S. News University Directory resource center, you will find financial aid news as well as guides on how to find money for school. They can help you create a paying-for-school strategy that significantly lowers the financial burden on you and your family!