How to pay for college is a question on many parents' and students' minds. With costs rising at well above the national rate of inflation, many are looking for solutions. Here are the best money tips.
Many states offer grants (that you don't need to pay back) that you can take advantage of today. These grants can go a long way towards helping you with your college costs.
Many schools across the US offer need-based financial aid, meaning they will help you cover the portion of your tuition and college costs that you can't afford.
As the College Board itself has a great scholarship search tool offering over 2,200 programs that you can take advantage of. You're sure to find something that can benefit you!
Most student loans come with such low-interest rates that when you factor in inflation and the time value of money, you're actually “making” money off your loan.
There are usually plenty of opportunities to save money during college.: 1. Living off-campus 2. Choosing to bike or take public transportation instead of driving