Guide to College Financial Aid – What to Know Before Applying for Student Loans

What do I need to know before applying for student loans?

Written by Dustin Limburg of Student Choice

Before you apply for student loans As someone who works with colleges, students and financial aid, I get asked that question a lot. In fact, it’s probably one of the most important, but least understood aspects of going to college. So today, I want to take…

How to Find and Apply for College Scholarships and Grants

Scholarships-and-grants-graphicWritten by: Janet Barger of Credit Union Student Choice

This time of year can be exciting for students getting ready to go to college or return for the next year. And as students go to school, one of the most frequently asked questions is about scholarships and grants – how to find them and how to apply. Well, here’s some information to start you off right!

Scholarships…

Guide to Financial Aid – What is the College Financial Aid Process?

College Financial Aid GuideWhat is the College Financial Aid Process?

Written by: Steve Wynne of Credit Union Student Choice

When it comes to college, and especially paying for college, it can be hard to know where to start. There are so many different programs and different titles floating around, it can make anyone’s head spin. I can’t tell you how many times someone has asked me to…

Reduce College Costs – Consider Community College for Summer School

College-is-on-saleCollege is on Sale this Summer!
Written by: Jim Holt of Student Choice

We always hear students and parents asking how they can reduce their college costs (and trust me, I’m one of them too!). Well, did you know you can effectively reduce college tuition costs 12% or more over four years?

Leveraging the community college system over the summer months is a great way to reduce the…