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Scholarships with September 2015 deadlines

Attending college can be quite expensive for students and their families. Luckily, there are many college scholarships and contests available to help pay for a college education. 2,147 more words


Tips For Choosing The Right University (CBS Chicago)

Choosing the right university is an enormous undertaking and one that should not be taken lightly. The commitment given to college life is on average four years and also an incredible amount of cost, after all choosing the right university can mean overall happiness in life and financial wealth.

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College Planning

When Financial Aid Is Taxable

By Bill Bischoff
Published: July 28, 2015 on MarketWatch

Costs to attend some colleges are approaching astronomical levels.

For top-rated private universities, the annual hit can be $60,000 and up… 879 more words

Estate Planning

In School Direct Deferment

Good news all.  We have the updated, full, In School Direct Deferment uploaded to DocuSign.  It will have all 3 pages on the form, so we should be good. 10 more words

Financial Aid

Driving To Stay Cool

Depending on where we were the temperature has been 91 to 97 degrees; 91 in the country on roads covered in shade from trees and 97 here at home where the school has seen fit to cut down all of the trees. 415 more words

Daily Thought

Mistakes I made with my undergrad loans and the myths I’m glad I didn’t believe

Student loans suck. The end. And oh, how I could go on whining about them and how I think our education system fails us here in America, but I will save that banter, and cut to the mistakes I made. 562 more words


Scholarship Saturday - July 25, 2015

There are thousands of scholarships out there. Some are large scholarships that are well publicized, while others are lesser known. My goal is to share some lesser-known scholarships with my readers every Saturday. 919 more words