Is it possible to pay next to nothing for college, with financial aid?

Answer Absolutely! Apply for every single scholarship you can without thinking about whether or not you'll win. Just try for it! Also, don't exclude the most expensive schools from your list. I went to... Read More »

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I am so overwhelmed with college next year and I need all the financial help I can get. Where do I start?

The most important this is to be sure to file your FAFSA at as soon as possible after Jan. 1, 2009. Once you have filed your FAFSA, wait about 2-3 weeks and check with the schools... Read More »

Is it possible to get a refund from college grants, scholarships or financial aid If so how?

Yes. The determining factors will be the amount of financial aid you received and the amount of tuition & fees charged by your school. It's basic math: your financial aid - tuition & fees (and o... Read More »

How to Pay for College With No Financial Aid?

Next to buying a house, college can be 1 of the biggest investments you will make in a lifetime. If you don't have access to college financial aid, then paying for your education will take some car... Read More »

Is it possible to buy textbooks and other school supplies with financial aid money?

Yes. that's what financial aid is for. You should get a check