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Do you really NEED to apply for financial aid?

Do you really NEED to apply for financial aid?

We have additional posts explaining the depths of college financial aid (here) but we wanted to answer one common question very simply…. do you NEED to apply for financial aid? Yes! Let us explain… We encourage all families to apply for financial aid for at least the first year of ...
How POM Helped the Clark Family Navigate the College Process & Get Into Their Top School.

How POM Helped the Clark Family Navigate the College Process & Get Into Their Top School.

Financial Aid 101: What Students & Families Need To Know

Financial Aid 101: What Students & Families Need To Know

Financial aid is available for students who are planning to enter college or who are currently in college (it’s not just available once for college students, it’s available every year for those in college). Financial aid is awarded to students to help cover the cost of college. But if this ...
Why You Should Apply for Financial Aid, Even if You Can Afford College

Why You Should Apply for Financial Aid, Even if You Can Afford College

As you already know, college is expensive! Many families across the country are kept awake at night struggling to figure out how they will afford to put their kids through college. If you are one of the lucky few that are financially secure for such an expenditure, you may be ...

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  • Finish your testing before senior year- not every school is test optional.
  • Visit college campuses in person.
  • Know the difference between merit and private scholarships.

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College Admissions & Financial Aid Concerns And Solutions

In the upcoming webinar, we will delve deep into the intricacies of the recent changes in College Admissions & FAFSA deadlines and how they impact aspiring students. Navigating the college admissions process can be a daunting task, especially with the recent shifts in key dates and requirements. This session aims to clarify these changes, ensuring that parents and students are well-prepared and informed. We will also shed light on the strategies to send your child to a prestigious private institution at a cost that’s potentially lower than a state school. By understanding how to select colleges that offer the most favorable financial aid packages, families can make more informed decisions that align with their financial capabilities.

Furthermore, a comprehensive overview of the U.S. Department of Education’s methodology for calculating the Expected Family Contribution (EFC) will be provided, with an emphasis on the assets considered in this calculation. The “EFC” is soon to be referred to as SAI, just one of dozens of changes that are creating more confusion around financial aid than ever before. In this challenging economic environment, planning for college expenses is more critical than ever. Our webinar will guide attendees in developing a robust plan to finance higher education while optimizing out-of-pocket expenses. By implementing the strategies shared, families can maximize financial aid received from each institution and significantly reduce the financial burden of a college education. Join us to unlock these insights and pave a smoother path for your child’s academic future.

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