Lynnette Khalfani-Cox offers tips on saving money on upfront college costs, avoiding hidden college fees, and accessing financial aid in two new personal finance books.
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January 06, 2015
January 05, 2015
As FASFA season kicks off Jan. 1, high schools are encouraged to increase applications to help more students finance college.
October 31, 2014
The Reach Higher Initiative is sponsoring a video contest to illustrate model programs on financial aid completion and college mentoring.
September 23, 2014
The university is slated to cut 20 of its 30 Posse Foundation scholarships next year, as new leadership reviews the financial aid dollars awarded.
September 19, 2014
Free financial aid information arranged by grade level is available online to help students connect with resources to pay for college.
August 22, 2014
The National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators launches new tools to help prospective college students find state resources to help pay for college.
August 06, 2014
National Association of Student Financial Aid Administrators releases 15 recommendations to change college reporting requirements for prospective and enrolled students.
April 04, 2014
Possible changes to the code of conduct for financial-aid professionals could bring additional clarity to award letters in the future.
January 08, 2014
In January, the new FAFSA form became available for incoming college students and experts suggest starting early for the best chance of getting financial aid.
December 09, 2013
Colleges are being invited to test out new ways of awarding federal aid, including giving Pell Grants to high school students and offering grants for competency-based progress, under a new initiative.