Paying for college: Why you shouldn't ignore local scholarships

Local scholarships can often be dismissed by students because of their comparitively low values to national scholarships. While a local scholarship from the local Elk's club may be for $500, a national sweepstakes may offer a full ride. But it is very important to consider ...

Salary Profile - Know What You'll Make Before you Borrow for College

Before you borrow for college, you should do very thorough research on salaries in your field or fields of choice. While not ...

Paying for College: 10 ways to cut out overborrowing

Start a 529 Plan. The earlier you open this type of account, the better. Put any cash gifts your child receives directly ...

It's FAFSA Time

If you will need some help paying for college, you are not alone. Most famililes these days need some sort of financial ...