The FAFSA: Most Common Questions, Answered

Everything You Need to Know About the FAFSA October 6, 2021 Jump Ahead To… Introduction While preparing for your first (or subsequent) year of college is often an exciting journey,… Read more

When does the FAFSA open?

When does the FAFSA open? October 14, 2021 Introduction: When does the FAFSA open? The FAFSA, otherwise referred to as the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, is what I… Read more

Is the Estimated Cost of Attendance an Accurate Number?

A school’s Cost of Attendance (COA) serves two essential functions. For prospective students, the COA is the number used to compare the prices of different schools. The COA includes the… Read more

Fall Tips to Kick Start the Financial Road to College

(StatePoint) Fall kick starts the financial road to college for parents of high school seniors. But if you’re like the majority of parents, you both value the importance of a… Read more

College Applications Checklist – College Ave

Whether you’re a high school senior or the parent of a high school senior, fall is the time to work on college applications. Since the process is complex, knowing what… Read more

How to Pay for Medical School

There’s no doubt in anyone’s mind that affording the education required to become a physician is a daunting task. On top of the escalating costs of an undergraduate degree, if… Read more

10 Common Private Student Loan Application Mistakes to Avoid

Unfortunately, some student’s federal aid doesn’t cover the full cost of their tuition. Private student loans offer a solution. Private student loans have the ability to be used for tuition,… Read more