Why High Income Families Should Still Submit FAFSA

Financial Aid for a High Income Family Every year, I hear parents say, “We’re not bothering to submit FAFSA, because our income is too high to qualify for financial aid.”  This stems from one of the most unfortunate misconceptions about … Continue reading

10 Ways to Demonstrate Interest in a College

Once you’ve determined that one or more of the colleges you are applying to consider demonstrated interest in admissions, how do you make sure they know you really want to go there? It’s easy – below are some of the … Continue reading

When Should I Apply for Financial Aid?

If you in the process of applying to college, then you might already know you’ll need to file the FAFSA and the CSS Profile to be considered for financial aid. Read this post if you aren’t yet familiar with the … Continue reading

How Important is the Priority Deadline for Financial Aid?

You may notice that some colleges give a “Priority Deadline” for applicants applying for financial aid. Most colleges put their Priority Deadline in January or February, but occasionally they will fall later. How important is it that you file before … Continue reading