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Let's face it, we could all use some help getting everything in order for college. Well, some schools have college financial advisors. Advisors can help students and families through the financial aid process and in finding college funds. Seeking help for application filing or to better understand the aid process ensures greater accuracy on your FAFSA application and consideration for maximum financial aid.If your school does not have financial advisors, do not fret. Financial advisors are another name, or institutional equivalent to financial consultants, who are available at your disposal to assist with financial aid troubles and questions. In fact,… Read more here!
I imagine myself as a high school senior again. The college world looked so big. I knew very little about the FAFSA, let alone other ways I would pay for college. I had wonderful counselors in high school to direct me towards the college path, but I felt like I was taking a huge step with no one to catch me on the other side. Who would help me understand finances in college? Who would guide me through the process of knowing how to pay for college, which office to go to and who to speak to? After all, all… Read more here!
As senior year approaches for high school students, and even more so as the year begins to wind down, financial aid solicitors begin gearing up to mail out countless brochures offering their services to assist students in navigating the financial aid process. While understanding all the requirements of the financial aid process is highly important in obtaining as much aid as possible, it is just as important to make sure that the help you are getting as a student or as a parent of a student is legitimate and not a scam. Remember that getting help is definitely a viable… Read more here!
Obtaining financial aid can be a confusing and sometimes stressful process, and it is definitely one of the most important steps you will take in making college more affordable. You may consider finding a financial aid advisor to assist you in this process. Many families are turning to financial aid advisors in order to be assured that they are getting the best financial aid resources possible. Advantages of a financial aid advisor Save time and stress caused by extensive research for loans, scholarships and other additional funding options A financial aid advisor completes the numerous amount of financial aid, scholarship… Read more here!
As I’m sure you all know, making college affordable is a crucial aspect in the loan searching process. There are countless financial aid forms to be filled out and submitted by specific dates, and all of this documentation can get pretty overwhelming, to say the very least. The FAFSA and CSS PROFILE forms will determine your EFC (Expected Family Contribution), so they should be carefully filled out and submitted by the designated dates. The CSS PROFILE is available online by October 1st for students interested in early decision, and the FAFSA applications can be submitted beginning on January 1st. Completing… Read more here!