Financial Aid Appeals

Update on How We Relentlessly Pursue Funding

Update on How We Relentlessly Pursue Funding

Three out of my four oldest kids’ term bills for the spring semester either had errors or revealed opportunities to

Northeastern Merit Scholarships

Northeastern Merit Scholarships

Finding individual college merit scholarship information can take a lot of time. Instead, we’ve gathered the statistics you need to

What This Mom Wishes She Knew Earlier About the College Admissions Process

What This Mom Wishes She Knew Earlier About the College Admissions Process

There’s so much misinformation swirling around about how to afford college nowadays. I have six kids and four in college

How My Average Student Got a Full Ride to College

How My Average Student Got a Full Ride to College

  College admissions mania and all the buzz that surrounds college ranking lists contribute to the myth that average students

When Should You Write a Financial Aid Appeal Letter?

When Should You Write a Financial Aid Appeal Letter?

You received the financial award letter for your student, but you’re disappointed. It’s nowhere near what you wanted – or

How Two Students Successfully Appealed Their Financial Aid Awards

How Two Students Successfully Appealed Their Financial Aid Awards

It may not be as simple as marketplace haggling, but bargaining with your college’s financial aid office can be worth