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Category: Finance

Finance your child's education. College is a major investment. If you haven't started saving, learn where to begin. And if you need to bridge the gap between savings and tuition, we'll share ideas and resources to get you there.

You, Your Ex, and College Tuition Costs: How Do Divorced Parents Pay for College?
Costs

You, Your Ex, and College Tuition Costs: How Do Divorced Parents Pay for College?

Karen Sosnoski Karen Sosnoski- June 10, 2021 0

“Do most people split down the middle?” A recent post in Road2College’s Facebook group Paying for College 101 echos the confusion that many divorced parents ... Read More

FAFSA: Middle-Class Financial Aid Cuts Coming in 2023
College Financial Aid Costs and Stats

FAFSA: Middle-Class Financial Aid Cuts Coming in 2023

Robert Falcon Robert Falcon- May 24, 2021 0

As part of the Covid relief package passed by Congress in December 2020, the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) Simplification Act makes significant ... Read More

Division 3 Athletic Scholarships and Your Student-Athlete
College Sports

Division 3 Athletic Scholarships and Your Student-Athlete

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- April 22, 2021 0

If you are the parent of a serious student-athlete, then chances are you’re becoming familiar with the scholarship policies of schools at various levels of ... Read More

The Different Ways Families Pay for College
Finance

The Different Ways Families Pay for College

Melissa T. Shultz Melissa T. Shultz- April 20, 2021 0

How to pay for college is one of the biggest financial concerns of families today. And although students assume some of the responsibility for the ... Read More

QuestBridge Scholarship—The Ultimate Need-Based Aid
Scholarships

QuestBridge Scholarship—The Ultimate Need-Based Aid

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- April 15, 2021 0

For families with low incomes, the stress of paying for college can be intimidating. This is even more true for families whose children may be ... Read More

How Chasing Merit Helps Middle Class Families Pay for College
Finance

How Chasing Merit Helps Middle Class Families Pay for College

Christi Johnstone Christi Johnstone- April 8, 2021 0

Our family doesn't have any financial need so we knew going in that paying for college was all on us, and we acted accordingly. For ... Read More

How Merit Aid Pre-Reads Can Help With Admissions Decisions
College Admissions

How Merit Aid Pre-Reads Can Help With Admissions Decisions

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- March 25, 2021 0

It’s no secret that the college admissions process for athletes differs somewhat from that of nonathletes. In many ways, athletes get a clearer picture of ... Read More

Update on the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test
High school to college

Update on the National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test

Regina Beach Regina Beach- March 2, 2021 0

It wouldn't be off-base to assume that you've heard of the PSAT, but did you know that the PSAT is more than just a prep ... Read More

FAFSA and Divorced Parents
Finance

FAFSA and Divorced Parents

Karen Sosnoski Karen Sosnoski- February 25, 2021 0

As divorced parents—--or even as married ones—--figuring out an equitable division of labor can be tough, but when it comes to filling out the Free ... Read More

Avoid Loans with These College Cost-Cutting Tips
Federal Loans

Avoid Loans with These College Cost-Cutting Tips

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- February 5, 2021 0

This article is primarily for people who have high school seniors headed to college next year. I wish I’d known all this when my first ... Read More