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What is the CSS Profile?

The CSS Profile stands for the College Scholarship Service Profile.. It is an online application offered by the College Board for nonfederal financial aid. The CSS Profile is used by almost 300 colleges, universities, professional schools, scholarship programs, and scholarships. Similar to the FAFSA, this application considers student and parent financial information in order to signify how much nonfederal financial aid the student is elibigle.However, the information you’ll need to provide for the CSS Profile is much more in depth than the FAFSA. Also dissimilar to the FAFSA, this application is not free. The CSS Profile has a $9 base Fee and it… Read more here!

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Go Financial Aid New Site Launch

Happy holidays!  This year, for Go Financial Aid’s gift from us to you, we wanted to bring you something really fun and exciting.  We worked long and hard on it, so hopefully you enjoy it.  What is it?  Well, you might have actually snuck a peek at it already; it’s our new website design!  There’s loads of good stuff there, so to make sure you get the most of it, we wanted to give everyone the insider’s look.  Let’s see what’s new… • Responsive, Adaptable Design Go Financial Aid’s new site design presents users with extreme versatility.  Every website today… Read more here!

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Go Financial Aid Offers Advice on BET

Go Financial Aid offered a Top 7 FAFSA Tips and Tricks to BET.com. Check it out at the BET Article. This includes: Fill Out a Practice FAFSA Reduce Your Family’s Adjusted Gross Income Get Rid of All Your Liquid Assets (Intelligently!) Leave No Entry Blank Apply Early (January) Timing Is Critical Title Accounts in the Parents' Name Enjoy! Read more here!

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Financial Aid Consultant

So you're going to be applying for financial aid for college, eh?  Well, did you know that there are people out there who professionally deal with applications and advice for the FAFSA and CSS Profile?  A person who professionally works with students and financial aid is called a Financial Aid Consultant (FAC).  While the mere thought of aid applications makes many people cringe, these guys do this for fun!  It takes a fine balance of love for numbers, finances, the technical and helping others to do it, but consulting help is there for the taking.  A college Financial Aid Consultant… Read more here!

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FAFSA Help Information

There were so many questions I had when I went to complete my FAFSA for the first time back in 2003. Actually, I had so many questions that I put the application to the side and had a family friend complete it for me! I’m not sure if the answers weren’t there or if I just didn’t take the time out to seek the answers. Well, hopefully you won’t have to go through what I went through. There is FAFSA help for you. When you go to log onto your FAFSA application online, you will find that there are several… Read more here!

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Financial Aid Advisors

Paperwork, scholarships, grants, loans, deadlines, graduation, decisions…. Ahhhh!!! And on and on with the list of things on your mind as a college student. You almost feel like you need another person to help with everything you need to accomplish, right? Well, that’s the purpose of this blog--to, in a sense, provide you with information you need to get in touch with that person. If you have never heard of a financial aid advisor, try not feel like you need to start “Googling” to figure out why you are out of the loop. A financial aid advisor is the person… Read more here!

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Go Financial Aid is on Facebook and Twitter!

We are on the sites you and 85% of college students just can't get enough of. Check us out on  Twitter and Facebook !! Follow us and become our fan!! See what others are saying and even have our tweets sent to your cell phone. You can never know too much when it comes to saving yourself money for college! Read more here!

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Go Financial Aid Media - Pitt Article

The University of Pittsburgh recently posted an article on Go Financial Aid. CBA Entrepreneur Grows Company by Assisting Students. Read more here!

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School Aid Is Finally Here!

The much anticipated School Aid is finally here! He touched down this weekend on the University of Pittsburgh campus to help students manage their financial aid difficulties. Check out this financial aid genius in action:In case you don't remember School Aid's much older cousin, check out the Kool-Aid video below:For more information, check out GoSchoolAid.com. Read more here!

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Founder Featured on University of Pittsburgh Website

Go Financial Aid's founder, Andrew Reichert, was recently featured on the University of Pittsburgh's website. Check out the article: Excellent Entrepreneur Read more here!

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