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The Federal Student Aid office of the U.S. Department of Education recently published an advisory for parents of college students seeking federal financial aid. Three major changes are coming: * Students attending college in the 2017-2018 school year will be able to submit the Federal Application for Student Aid (FAFSA) as early as October 1, [Learn more…]
Congratulations! You are about to launch your student into his or her first year of college. One down, perhaps one (or more) to go. Hopefully, your child will cherish their time at the college of their choice. Or will they? According to Todd Weaver of Strategies For College, Inc., a nationally recognized college planning firm, [Learn more…]