1) Should I borrow for
Answer 1: If financing is not
settled befor HS graduation college
should be treated like any financial investment.
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2) How can I maximize college financial aid?
Colleges compete for
and award financial aid accordingly. Students with high standardized tests
scores relative to
other freshman applicants receive more money. Students with an above average
rate of community participation also receive more funds.
search from College Board is the best place to begin.
Scholarship America may also help. Answer2: Communicate with the admission and
financial aid offices of the schools you have applied to.
3) Should I pay someone to maximize my financial aid?
Answer: Probably not. College admission and financial aid departments are
paid to do this for you though they will be quick to recommend loans.
4) Someone said filling out the aid forms incorrectly
will result in no aid, grants or loans. Is
Answer: Definitely not. Someone wilike any l call
or send forms back forms with a note for correction.
5) How do I follow the money?
Compare the 5 top scholarship search engines from U.S. News and World
will help his is the amount you will
have to finance through state loans Pell grants.
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