Headline »

Let’s face it financial aid is as confusing as it is necessary to a college education! That is why we have designed this website to act as a guide and solution to your financial aid concerns. Please use our free resource to find answers to your questions on every type of college financial aid question! […]

Read the full story »
Financial Aid News
College Planning
Saving for College
Home » Archive by Tags

Articles tagged with: college costs

Stretching Your College Going Dollars – Cost of Attendance Components

So today we are going to look at each component of the cost of attendance and see where we can shave off a few dollars. The goal here is to help you get by on the aid dollars you are getting with less than 20 hours of work a week. Why 20? Research shows that […]

Good Tuition News For California Residents

Bad News For the Rest of the Country December 3, 2008 by Mara Strom The cost of college tuition is skyrocketing around the country with one exception: California.  In a recent study by the National Center for Public Policy and Higher Education, the state of California is the only state in the Union that got […]

5 Places to Buy Textbooks Without Breaking the Bank


by Mara Strom With the first day of college right around the corner, it’s time to start thinking about all those beginning of semester start-up costs. Are you trying to stretch your scholarship dollars? Or make your work-study money go as far as possible? Over the next few Mondays at the Financial Aid Finder, I’m […]