I’ve never met a family that didn’t like the idea of paying less for college. Here’s how you can do it by starting with school data and using five smart strategies to find more generous and affordable schools, pay less, and even negotiate a better deal.
Everyone loves the idea of free money for college, and scholarships are a great way to get it. But you also need to use the right strategies to increase your chances of success. Here are the 10 ways students and their families can improve their chances of getting need-based, merit-based and other types of scholarships.
Things have changed with college planning over the past six months, and they’re continuing to evolve as colleges have begun their fall semester. Here’s an update on what’s changed and what students and families should be doing to stay on track.
Some families use government loans to help pay for college, but they might not cover all your costs or provide the best possible interest rates. In this article, we’ll explore private student loans, how they work, and how to determine if they’re a good strategy or alternative for your family.
Students heading into their senior year of high school are facing a lot of uncertainty about how to plan for college during COVID-19. Here’s what the class of 2021 should be doing to revise their college financial plans and manage testing and college visits.