This story was first shared in our Paying for College 101 Facebook community. It’s been edited for clarity and flow.
For many families, saving up enough money to cover the entire cost of their children’s higher education just isn’t possible.
If you made a mistake when submitting the FAFSA, contact your school’s financial aid office and let them know. They
There are two main financial aid forms: the FAFSA, which stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid, and the
This story was written by Elizabeth, a member of R2C’s Paying for College 101 (PFC 101) Facebook group, where it
Grants are a type of “gift aid,”or financial assistance. Unlike a student loan, a grant doesn’t need to be repaid.