Financial Aid Award Letter Lighter Side

Financial aid award letters are arriving and families are now having the discussion of college affordability. Here is the financial aid award lighter side to this typical family discussion. To spread a little levity to this situation we have included the clip from “The Middle”, which is an ABC sitcom show that appears on Wednesday…

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Comparing the Financial Aid Award Letters

By April 1st, most students will have received their acceptance letters and financial aid awards. Comparing the financial aid award letters can be overwhelming and confusing since there is not a standard format. The award letter tells the family how much financial support the school is willing to give a student for the upcoming year.…

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Standardized Testing Strategies and Upcoming Changes

The majority of our blog articles concern the financial aspects of college planning.  We do try to incorporate other important college ideas so families can make better college decisions.   A big change that is going to happen in the spring of 2016 is the change in the SAT testing.  The overhaul of the test will…

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