Financial Aid

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Should I Get a Credit Card in College?

Owning a credit card may seem like an important first step in growing up and taking charge of your financial health -- and in many ways doing so can be -- but there are some risks associated with that shiny new piece of plastic.

7 FAFSA tips to get the most financial aid

Each year, the federal government awards more than $150 billion in student loans, grants, and work-study awards to eligible students. Here are seven tips for finding colleges with best financial aid.

8 ways to pay for college

If your dream school seems too expensive after financial aid, here are a bunch of other ways to pay for college.

Think you don’t qualify for financial aid? That's cray.

The government offers over $150 billion in financial aid every year, but almost half of students don't apply. Why?

Frequently asked questions about the new FAFSA

Questions about the new FAFSA? Get your answers here.

What’s new with the FAFSA: current and future changes

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) changes from year to year. Learn about some of the recent and upcoming updates.

Are you filling out the FAFSA correctly?

While the FAFSA may be free, it isn’t necessarily easy, so here are some tips to help you fill out the FAFSA correctly.