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New Rules for College Campus-Sponsored Debit and Prepaid Credit Cards

By |2017-05-09T22:13:52+00:00June 28th, 2016|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

The Department of Education has issued new rules for campus-sponsored debit and prepaid credit cards that are directly linked to financial aid disbursements. While many financial institutions have partnerships with colleges to market these products as financial aid tools, consumer groups argue that they sometimes come at a high cost to students. As a result, the [...]

Financial Aid Planning – Expected Family Contribution (EFC)

By |2017-05-09T22:13:42+00:00September 10th, 2015|Categories: Personal Planning, Uncategorized|Tags: , , , , |

As you choose a plan to help save for your child’s education, you may also want to find out how financial aid can help you pay for higher education costs. The prospect of paying for college may seem intimidating, but with proper planning, it doesn’t have to be. How much of your child’s tuition are you [...]