Don’t Let Tax Delays Keep You From Submitting the FAFSA

You don’t have to wait until you’ve filed your 2012 tax return to complete the FAFSA. Read this blog post to learn why you should submit your FAFSA as early as possible.

My Top Websites for Financial Aid Information

Need to understand the sometimes murky world of financial aid? Here’s an invaluable list of websites that can help you out!

Demystifying the CSS Profile

Financial aid applications can be overwhelming and confusing! Here’s what you need to know about the CSS Profile and the process of completing it on time.

Financial Aid Primer: #10. When A Financial Aid Package Isn’t Enough

What should you do if your financial circumstances change and you have a shortfall in your financial aid package? Contact the financial aid office.

Financial Aid Primer: #8. Who Are The Parents?

In the case of divorce, who is financially responsible for paying for a student’s college education? The answer may surprise you.

Financial Aid Primer: #7. Information Required For The FAFSA

What kind of information is needed to complete the FAFSA? Whose assets are evaluated? Read on for a quick overview.

Financial Aid Primer: #6. FAFSA and CSS Profile – The Basics

If you’re looking for financial aid, then the FAFSA and CSS Profile are your starting point. Read on to get the basics about what these forms are all about.

Financial Aid Primer: #5. Different Kinds of Financial Aid Defined

Stafford Loans. Pell Grants. SEOG. Plus Loans. Work-Study. HELP! What do they all mean? If you’re baffled by what are all of the different financial aid instruments, who gets them, and how they differ, then read on!

Financial Aid Primer: #2. Financial Aid Acronyms and Terms

FAFSA. PROFILE. COA. What does it all mean??? Read further for some help in understanding the language of financial aid.

Financial Aid Primer: #1. Whose Responsibility Is It To Pay for College?

Everything you always wanted to know about financial aid but didn’t know to ask! The first installment.