Posts by Suzanne Shaffer

What Are Your Scholarship Odds?

What Are Your Scholarship Odds?

What are your scholarship odds when applying for college scholarships? If you apply for none, then your odds are ZERO. Applying is worth it!

financial-aid-myths

Think You Shouldn’t File a FAFSA? 8 Financial Aid Myths Keeping Money From Your Pocket

According to NerdScholar, high school graduates in the U.S. left more than $2.9 billion in free federal grant money unused over the last academic year. How is that even possible? According to the study, their only mistake was not completing the FAFSA.

FAFSA

Don’t Miss the FAFSA Show

The FAFSA Show is a must-see for anyone interested in money for college. Don't miss it! It's the most important thing you can do for college money.

Don’t Believe the FAFSA Lies

Don’t Believe the FAFSA Lies

Many are misinformed when it comes to the FAFSA. They believe that they make too much money to qualify for any kind of financial aid—and they decide not to file. That is the worst mistake you can make.

Choosing a College for All the Wrong Reasons

Choosing a College for All the Wrong Reasons

Since choosing a college is an important decision, you want to be sure that you and your teen use the right criteria. When you put all your time, effort and hard earned money into sending your teen off to college, you want to be reasonably sure it’s the right college for them.