Federal Student Aid entered the 2019-2020 award year, which runs through June 30, 2020. Here are a few tips to help you through the next 12 months.
It is important to understand how to report your marital status on the FAFSA, because it will affect your student aid eligibility.
Take control of your loan interest by making payments during deferment and grace periods, and relax a little easier in the summer sun.
There is no need to retain all your financial papers indefinitely. Some can be discarded within a year or less, while other records should be kept longer.
Student loan repayment is a reality that borrowers must face. But you could apply for a deferment or forbearance from your loan servicer.
Take the time to boost your financial literacy; it will then be easier to steer clear of financial aid scams and frauds in the future.
February is Financial Aid Awareness Month, so it is a perfect time to learn more about paying for school and the resources available to you.
There are a variety of ways to pay for your educational expenses, but scholarships and grants are one of the best options available.