With the economy gaining some steam but still not up to speed, it's no wonder that many high school students and their families are worried about how they are going to pay for college. It's also no secret that the price tag for attendance at most colleges continues to rise. However, while you need to recognize the stark reality, all is not gloom and doom.
Applying for college financial aid can be complicated, but here's a suggestion that is so simple you might actually overlook it. If you and your family need help completing the forms, ask for it.