FAFSA. Our required amount for family contribution is more than we have. What to do?

Answer By filling out the fafsa, she had the opportunity to say if she was interested in taking out federal loans. She should go through the schools financial aid office to do this. Remember her EFC num... Read More »

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How to Apply for the FAFSA With No Family Contribution?

FAFSA stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid. It is a form that students who plan on enrolling in college fill out to determine if they are eligible for financial aid. Even if you are ... Read More »

What does the "Expected Financial Contribution" or "EFC" mean on my FAFSA?

efc is basically what they gov has computed that your family (you, or you and ur parents) will or should contribute to your education. The efc is subtracted from what they estimate your total tuit... Read More »

What is the maximum contribution amount to a Roth IRA?

The Internal Revenue Service adjusts the maximum Roth IRA contribution on an annual basis. As of 2010, the maximum contribution is $5,000. If you are 50-years-old or older, the limit increases by $... Read More »

How to Determine FAFSA Amount?

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is the application that students must fill out each school year in order to qualify for government assistance for college. This assistance comes... Read More »