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.

Best Resources For Getting Help With FAFSA 2020-21
Finance

Best Resources For Getting Help With FAFSA 2020-21

Matthew Schwartz Matthew Schwartz- September 1, 2019 0

If you’re like many parents, the thought of completing the FAFSA fills you with dread. You may wonder if you have everything you need, or ... Read More

Talking to Your Kids About an Affordable College
College Savings

Talking to Your Kids About an Affordable College

Anna Spooner Anna Spooner- August 31, 2019 0

The sky's the limit, you can go anywhere and do anything! Well, at least that’s what the marketing says. The truth is, while effort can ... Read More

What Does an EFC of 00000 Mean?
Finance

What Does an EFC of 00000 Mean?

Road2College Road2College- August 28, 2019 0

If you’ve filled out the FAFSA paperwork and come back with an EFC of zero, you might think there’s been a mistake. After all, everyone’s ... Read More

College’s Unexpected Fees
Costs

College’s Unexpected Fees

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- August 22, 2019 0

Like many parents across the country, Mike Mueller spent the summer helping his son, Jakob, prepare for his freshman year at Washington University in St. ... Read More

Scholarships with September Deadlines
Finance

Scholarships with September Deadlines

Courtney Seabert Courtney Seabert- August 15, 2019 0

ABFSE Undergraduate Scholarship Amount: Up to $2,500 Apply By: September 1, 2019 Description: Scholarship is open to students who have completed at least one semester ... Read More

What’s The Point of Knowing Your EFC?
Finance

What’s The Point of Knowing Your EFC?

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- August 14, 2019 0

Jenni Mouer studied her family’s Expected Family Contribution (EFC) early in the college application process. That’s because she knew she had an unusually complex situation. ... Read More

Colleges with the Best Financial Aid
Finance

Colleges with the Best Financial Aid

Road2College Road2College- August 13, 2019 0

With college being so expensive, it’s no surprise that many people are looking for the colleges that offer the most financial aid. Being able to ... Read More

How Is Your FAFSA EFC Calculated?
Costs

How Is Your FAFSA EFC Calculated?

Road2College Road2College- August 9, 2019 0

When you get into the world of college applications, the acronym “EFC” comes up constantly. Mostly you’ll hear parents bemoaning how high theirs is and ... Read More

Scholarships for DACA Students
Scholarships

Scholarships for DACA Students

Courtney Seabert Courtney Seabert- August 4, 2019 0

Invest in Us: Anonymously Answer 2 Questions About Student Debt Amount: $2,500 Apply By: August 30, 2019 Description: Applicants will answer questions about what it ... Read More

Should You Update FAFSA By Using The IRS Data Retrieval Tool?
Finance

Should You Update FAFSA By Using The IRS Data Retrieval Tool?

Road2College Road2College- August 3, 2019 0

There is no rule that requires you to use the IRS Data Retrieval Tool, (DRT), however, the Department of Education would be very happy if ... Read More