What is College Financial Aid Series

There is a significant amount of confusion regarding the college financial aid process.  With this confusion, many financial aid myths have evolved over time.  If you add in the increased cost of college, there are more rumors that circulate about how to manipulate the system.  These various manipulations have created more myths about the process. 

In the past few years, we have become a society of headline readers and in many cases, we overlook the details. To properly plan financially for college you need to understand your details and not listen to any myths.  One of the major goals of this website is to eliminate the myths and provide better information to families in the college decision process.

This video on Financial Aid Myths addresses some of the popular myths of the financial process and how to pay for college.  Listed below are some of the items discussed:

  • Titling of the children assets
  • How to qualify for more financial aid
  • Ability to negotiate price
  • Timing of form completion

Since this is one of the most important decisions you will make as a parent, creating a plan is recommended.  We offer a college financial aid service that can help you avoid common mistakes and maximize your tuition dollars. Go to our Services page for more information.