Tag: financial aid

Can I Really Negotiate My Financial Aid Package?

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If your college financial aid package isn't what you need it to be, you can appeal it! One expert has some advice on when to negotiate and how to do it right. read more

Scholarship Saturday: January 2022

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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

Financial Learning: Why Does My Credit Score Matter?

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Managing your credit score can be tricky, especially if you're new to applying for credit. This guide will help you understand this important financial concept. read more

Over 40 January Scholarship Opportunities to Apply For

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Scholarship Strategist and Author

Happy New Year! We have scholarships for everyone! Check out these 40+ opportunities to win money for college in the new year. read more

Top 5 Mistakes Families Make When Saving for College

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CEO, College Ready

We all know college is expensive, but it's a lot less so when families are prepared ahead of time. Avoid these mistakes for better college financial planning. read more

Scholarship Saturday: December 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

7 Reasons Why You Shouldn't Skip Your Loan Payments

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Content Marketer, ValuePenguin.com

Skipping student loan payments is a risky game. Here are seven consequences to not making your monthly payments, plus tips if you're struggling financially. read more

Over 50 December Scholarship Opportunities to Apply For

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Scholarship Strategist and Author

Just because the holidays and winter break are coming doesn't mean you should stop the scholarship search. Here are 50+ opportunities with December deadlines. read more

Is Going to College Really Worth the Cost?

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The cost of college has steadily risen since the 1980s. So is earning a degree still worthwhile? An expert explains why it is for several unexpected reasons. read more

6 Quick Tips to Follow During National Scholarship Month

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Founder, College Mindset

It's National Scholarship Month! Hopefully you're knee deep in applications, but if you need some quick advice to stay on track, consider these six tips. read more