Tag: Financial Aid

Does Saving For College Hurt Financial Aid Eligibility?
College Savings

Does Saving For College Hurt Financial Aid Eligibility?

Road2College Road2College- October 25, 2019 0

  Sometimes the best source of advice and information comes from readers' comments, which are always so valuable to review. Saving For College...Yay or Nay? ... Read More

Applying To College Isn’t Like When Mom & Dad Applied
Behind the Scenes

Applying To College Isn’t Like When Mom & Dad Applied

Lee Carol Cook Lee Carol Cook- October 21, 2019 0

I’m a former Director of Admission with college-aged kids of my own. Everyone needs to put aside what they think they know about how to ... Read More

Scholarships with November Deadlines
Finance

Scholarships with November Deadlines

Rachel Doran Rachel Doran- October 17, 2019 0

Huddle to Brighten Someone's Day Scholarship Amount: $5,000 Apply By: November 1, 2019 Description: Scholarship open to high school students and those currently attending an ... Read More

A Mother’s Advice For Helping Her Children Avoid Student Loans
Behind the Scenes

A Mother’s Advice For Helping Her Children Avoid Student Loans

Sabrina Malone Sabrina Malone- October 16, 2019 0

Many of us see no choice other than to take the Parent Plus loans, cash-out or borrow from 401Ks, remortgage our homes, pull from IRA’s, ... Read More

Avoid These Common College Application Mistakes
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Avoid These Common College Application Mistakes

Suzi Parker Suzi Parker- October 15, 2019 0

One of the most exciting times in a teenager’s life is when they decide to start applying for college. It also can be one of ... Read More

Avoid These Common FAFSA Mistakes
Finance

Avoid These Common FAFSA Mistakes

Road2College Road2College- October 12, 2019 0

Filling out the FAFSA is one of the most important things you do as you pursue funding for your child’s college education. The FAFSA helps ... Read More

15 Colleges Frugal With Financial Aid
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15 Colleges Frugal With Financial Aid

Road2College Road2College- October 10, 2019 0

In case you haven't heard, some colleges are more likely to provide institutional scholarships and grants than others. Some are generous with merit aid while ... Read More

How Do I Get My Financial Aid Disbursement?
Finance

How Do I Get My Financial Aid Disbursement?

Road2College Road2College- September 24, 2019 0

Your student has received their financial aid letter, committed to their chosen school, and now they wait. It’s an exciting time! Meanwhile, you’re probably setting ... Read More

Financial Aid Paperwork From Hell
Finance

Financial Aid Paperwork From Hell

Kat Rowan Kat Rowan- September 24, 2019 0

There is one piece of my daughter’s college application process that is entirely mine, or rather, my responsibility to do with her. Insert doom and gloom music ... Read More