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Hello all! As we close out March, let’s take a minute to ponder what many college students and families undoubtedly find themselves wondering quite a bit—what makes college so expensive(startling fact: student loan debt in America currently tops over $1 TRILLION dollars)? Over the years, this very question has been asked by everyone from student to parent to economist. Even today, there is no clear explanation, but many ideas. Let’s take a look… A common line of thinking questions the very nature of financial aid itself. As this idea goes, essentially it is copious amounts of financial aid that most… Read more here!
Hey, guys! We've discussed it before, and if you take a spin around Google, you will see that the talk around the internet focuses on the best ways to obtain college money. There's good reason for this, you know. For one, we are smack in the middle of financial aid season, which means that money is on the brains of everyone concerned about college. More importantly, perhaps, is the fact that higher education is hard on the wallet--higher tuition, cuts in some aid programs; these all affect what students become responsible for in funding their education. Back in December we… Read more here!