Fall and winter is the time for high school seniors to get serious about applying for college for next fall. Learn about the financial aid process by reading our tips. The 2016 - 2017 FAFSA financial aid application is available now, and the 2017 - 2018 FAFSA will be available on October 1 2016. Read more about FAFSA.
A college education is one of the biggest investments you will make for your future, or your child’s future. With the great recession upon us, how will you pay for college?
There are many ways to fund your college education including:
We can help guide you through your choices, so you can choose the best options for you.
If you want help paying for college, it all starts with FAFSA - the Free Application for Student Aid. Learn all about the FAFSA and how to get started early with your FAFSA PIN number and more tips.
Many recent college graduates are finding it difficult to find jobs that pay enough to allow them to pay their student loans. If you are looking for advice about loan deferment, loan forgiveness, or loan consolidation, check out some of our tips.There are also many ways to reduce your college expenses. Is there a less expensive college or university for you? How can you live on a tight budget? Where can you find cheap college textbooks, Zip Car rentals and student discount airfares? We will add these and many other free college financial aid consultant tips for you.
Browse our popular scholarships or check at your financial aid office for more scholarships and grants offered locally or through your college. It's never too late to enter some scholarship contests. Scholarship Contests