Tag: financial aid

Smart Things You Should Do With Excess 529 Funds

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Imagine: Your student's college graduation is coming up, and surprise! You have extra money in your 529 plan. What should you do with it? Here are some options. read more

What Is Work-Study? Your Top Questions, Answered

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Freelance Writer

Work-study programs are a great way for you to get paid in college while gaining valuable career skills. Here are the answers to your biggest questions. read more

Over 40 October Scholarship Opportunities to Apply For

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Scholarship Strategist and Author

Anytime is a good time to search and apply for scholarships! Check out this collection of 40+ awards with October deadlines for students of all grade levels. read more

Are Income-Sharing Agreements Too Good to Be True?

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Income-sharing agreements can be a great alternative means of funding your education if you're in a bind. Read on to learn if this is a good option for you. read more

Scholarship Saturday: September 2021

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Looking for free money to pay for college? Check out this month's round-up of featured awards for Scholarship Saturday! read more

Scholarship Saturday: August 2021

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Looking for free money to pay for college? Check out this month's round-up of featured awards for Scholarship Saturday! read more

The Pros and Cons of Big and Small Scholarship Awards

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Scholarship Strategist and Author

There's merit to putting in effort for both large and small scholarships. Here are the pros and cons of each amount to consider while conducting your search. read more

4 Important Numbers to Know Before Applying to College

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Educational Consultant and Founder, Grand Fit Educational Consulting

One of your biggest roles in the college search as a parent is figuring out numbers. Here are the most important figures to know before your student applies. read more

Smart Strategies for Scholarships With Multiple Deadlines

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Scholarship Strategist and Author

Most scholarships are offered yearly with one deadline, but not all! There are some scholarships with multiple deadlines. Here's how to take advantage of them. read more

Scholarship Saturday: July 2021

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Looking for free money to pay for college? Check out this month's round-up of featured awards for Scholarship Saturday! read more