Category: Financial Aid

What exactly is financial aid? In this section, we’ll help you understand the differences between free money for college, which generally includes grants and scholarships, as well as self-help financial aid. It may seem a bit confusing at first, but you’ll be a college money pro in no time flat!

Finding the FAFSA Frustrating? The White House is On It!
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It’s a good week in the world of financial aid! Earlier this week President Barack Obama announced that some significant changes are being made to the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) in hopes of making it an easier process.

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5 Steps For Student Loan Success
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With the class of 2015 graduating with an average of $35,000 of student loan debt per student, it’s arguably more important than ever that students know what they are getting into, and that those with student loans know the who, when, how, and how often when it comes to paying their loan providers. This all begins with a good, solid starter foundation.

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