How to prepare for college

Learn how to prepare for college. Here's what high school students need to know about financial aid, student loans and 529 plans.

Read More

Featured Articles

Check out the Hot Topics we have covered recently.

Student Loan Interest Deduction

By taking advantage of the student loan interest deduction, you can reduce these costs and put a little bit of money back into your pocket.

Read more
FAFSA Deadline: 2021

The Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) is an application for financial aid from the federal government,state government and most colleges. The FAFSA application season officially starts on October 1. Students should file the FAFSA ASAP to maximize the amount of financial aid for which they are eligible.

Read more
Student Loan 101: What is a Debt-to-Income Ratio?

A debt-to-income ratio is the percentage of gross monthly income that is used to repay debt, such as student loans, credit cards, auto loans and home mortgages.

Read more
How FAFSA Simplification Will Change Financial Aid Eligibility

Learn about important updates to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). This FAFSA simplification is effective in 2023-2014.

Read more
See more articles