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FAFSA Questions: Step-by-Step

FAFSA Questions: Step-by-Step

Your step-by-step guide to get your FAFSA questions answered. Learn how to complete the FAFSA to get access to federal financial aid.

7 Big Mistakes to Avoid When You Apply for Financial Aid

7 Big Mistakes to Avoid When You Apply for Financial Aid

Avoid big mistakes when you apply for financial aid. Grants, work-study, loans, and scholarships help make college affordable.

7 Tips to a Stand Out College Application

7 Tips to a Stand Out College Application

Read about seven proven strategies to help you create a stand out college application that will impress college admissions officers.

How to Ask for a College Recommendation Letter

How to Ask for a College Recommendation Letter

This is a step-by-step guide for high school students for help asking teachers and counselors for a college recommendation letter.

Guide to Early Action Schools

Guide to Early Action Schools

There are over 300 early action schools in the U.S. Read about early action - what is early action and how it get you into your dream school sooner?

7 Summer Activities that Impress Colleges

7 Summer Activities that Impress Colleges

Don't sit around this summer. Read this article for ways to stay busy doing activities that impress colleges. I discuss 7 things you can do this summer.

How to Transition to College

How to Transition to College

Use this comprehensive A to Z guide to college enrollment. Follow the steps outlined so you make a successful college transition.

Writing a College Essay

Writing a College Essay

Writing a college essay is not like writing an English class essay. The college essay is a personal statement that you will write for college admissions.

What Does an Admissions Officer Do?

What Does an Admissions Officer Do?

You know who they are, but what do they do? Read this post to learn more about why a college admissions officer may be your greatest ally.

College Essay Topics for 2022

College Essay Topics for 2022

This post will walk you through the topic college essay topics worth choosing for your 2021-2022 college applications.

How to Find Scholarships You Qualify For

How to Find Scholarships You Qualify For

This post shares four places where you can find scholarships to help pay for college and reduce student loan debt.

How to Pay for College

How to Pay for College

Read how you can get money to pay for college. FAFSA, 529 savings plans, scholarships, choosing the right college, and hiring a college consultant.