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What is a Work-Study Program?

College costs continue to rise, and it's important to take advantage of any opportunities available for financial aid - especially those that do not have to be repaid later. Scholarships and grants are the most common "free" ways to pay for college, but some students may also have the option [...]

What is a Work-Study Program?2023-08-17T17:09:22-04:00

How to Find Last Minute Funding for College

You completed the FAFSA. You received scholarships through your high school. You and your parents reviewed your financial aid award letter from your college and decided to take out federal student loans to pay for college. Now your tuition bill is due, and there's still a remaining balance - what [...]

How to Find Last Minute Funding for College2023-08-11T10:43:25-04:00

Finding Scholarships for College

The best way to pay for college is with FREE money (money you don't have to pay back once you graduate). This comes in the form of scholarships and grants. Grants are usually awarded through your college when you file the FAFSA. There are many sources of scholarship money, and [...]

Finding Scholarships for College2023-02-14T13:27:12-05:00

Give Thanks for Your College Education – Your Degree Matters!

Is going to college and earning a degree really worth it? According to the U.S. Department of Labor Statistics, the answer is "yes." Earnings increase and unemployment rates decrease with education level. Their studies show: Workers with a bachelor’s degree had median weekly earnings of $1,305 in 2020, compared with [...]

Give Thanks for Your College Education – Your Degree Matters!2023-02-14T13:34:13-05:00