Category: Financial aid

College Financial Aid Tips For Divorced Families
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College Financial Aid Tips For Divorced Families

Road2College Road2College- July 12, 2019 0

  There are many complexities associated with sending your child off to college. With the price of some private colleges exceeding $70,000, the cost of ... Read More

How We Afford To Pay For 4 Kids In College At The Same Time
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How We Afford To Pay For 4 Kids In College At The Same Time

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- July 11, 2019 0

We aren't rich, but we aren’t destitute either. We have little set aside in college savings and we almost never qualified for need-based aid. All ... Read More

Filling Out a Special Circumstances Form To Appeal Financial Aid
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Filling Out a Special Circumstances Form To Appeal Financial Aid

Road2College Road2College- July 6, 2019 0

Writing a financial aid appeal letter can be intimidating. However, schools have a form known as the Special Circumstances Form already in place to give ... Read More

Scholarships for High School Seniors: What to Know
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Scholarships for High School Seniors: What to Know

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- July 3, 2019 0

Is your family shuffling through piles of private scholarship applications, hoping to put together some additional funding for college?   If so, you’re certainly not ... Read More

How To Use The FAFSA4caster
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How To Use The FAFSA4caster

Road2College Road2College- July 3, 2019 0

The FAFSA4caster is a free prediction tool from the U.S. Department of Education that gives families an early estimate of their eligibility for federal student ... Read More

Can You Prevent Scholarship Displacement?
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Can You Prevent Scholarship Displacement?

Road2College Road2College- July 1, 2019 0

Working with families on securing scholarships, I am always asked whether scholarship displacement can be avoided. I wish there was a black and white answer, ... Read More

Can Private Scholarships Displace My Financial Aid?
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Can Private Scholarships Displace My Financial Aid?

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- July 1, 2019 0

Your student has worked hard both in school and in the scholarship application process.   You’re excited that they’ve won some small scholarships, which you ... Read More

How FAFSA Calculates Your EFC
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How FAFSA Calculates Your EFC

Robert Falcon Robert Falcon- June 19, 2019 0

This October, anxious parents of High School seniors will sit in front of their computer with sweaty palms and elevated pulse and blood pressure. On ... Read More

A Student Athlete’s Path to College — Tips From An Expert
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A Student Athlete’s Path to College — Tips From An Expert

Road2College Road2College- June 18, 2019 0

Does a student-athlete's path to college differ from that of a non-athlete's? We discussed this topic with Michele Larson of Knowledge4College during a Facebook Live, ... Read More

10 Questions to Ask Financial Aid Officers
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10 Questions to Ask Financial Aid Officers

Miranda Marquit Miranda Marquit- June 14, 2019 0

As you prepare to apply for college, or even as you go on college visits, it can help to get an idea of what to ... Read More