Category: Financial aid

Tips for How to Fill Out the FAFSA, the CSS Profile, and Other Aid Forms
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Tips for How to Fill Out the FAFSA, the CSS Profile, and Other Aid Forms

Kalman A. Chany Kalman A. Chany- October 13, 2021 0

by Kalman A. Chany, author, The Princeton Review’s Paying for College, and President, Campus Consultants Inc. Applying for financial aid can be a confusing and ... Read More

How to Apply for Financial Aid for College
Financial aid

How to Apply for Financial Aid for College

Kalman A. Chany Kalman A. Chany- September 30, 2021 0

by Kalman A. Chany, author, The Princeton Review’s Paying for College. The financial aid application process can seem overwhelming. There is all this new and ... Read More

How Does Financial Aid Work? Understanding the System
Financial aid

How Does Financial Aid Work? Understanding the System

Kalman A. Chany Kalman A. Chany- September 23, 2021 0

By Kalman A. Chany, author of The Princeton Review’s Paying for College. ​Applying for financial aid has never been more difficult and competitive given the high ... Read More

R2C Community Story: Ways to Pay for College
College Savings

R2C Community Story: Ways to Pay for College

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- July 15, 2021 0

A mom of six and a member of our FB community shares her advice on ways to pay for college. (Edited for clarity and flow.) ... Read More

Start Here for Everything You Need to Know About Admissions and Financial Aid
College Admissions

Start Here for Everything You Need to Know About Admissions and Financial Aid

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- June 15, 2021 0

Deciding where to go to college, and how to pay for it, are two of the most important decisions that someone will make in their ... Read More

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

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

Big (and Not So Big) Changes Coming to a FAFSA Near You
Finance

Big (and Not So Big) Changes Coming to a FAFSA Near You

Kevin Newton Kevin Newton- January 22, 2021 0

Whether you’re the type to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) in a weekend or take it to your financial advisor, this ... Read More

Selective Service: Its Impact on College Admissions and Financial Aid
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Selective Service: Its Impact on College Admissions and Financial Aid

Julia Lynn Rubin Julia Lynn Rubin- January 5, 2021 0

There has not been a military draft in the United States since 1973, marking the end of the Vietnam War. However, in 1980, a requirement ... Read More