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Finding Scholarships

Finding Scholarships

Scholarships are preferable to student loans for one obvious reason: Scholarship money is gift money.

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FAFSA and You

FAFSA and You

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, more commonly known as FAFSA, is the gateway to most types of college financial aid.

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Expected Family Contribution

Expected Family Contribution

EFC uses a formula, created by the federal government to determine how much a family should be able to pay for one year of a child's college education.

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Financing a College Education

Financing a College Education

Parents need to know that paying for their children's higher education does not have to be a solitary affair. In fact, there are several tools that parents…

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Understanding Student Loans

Understanding Student Loans

Before your sons or daughters head off to college, make sure that you understand the basics of student loans.

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Maximizing Your Financial Aid Package

Maximizing Your Financial Aid Package

Saving money the right way can help boost the amount of financial aid available to your children.

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