The latest news on financial aid
States, colleges, and credit cards can add money to your college savings account
Offers that require an application fee may be bogus, financial aid officials say.
Direct lending volume is up, too, rising $7.1 billion from last year.
The new education secretary talks about the controversial law and financial aid forms.
Some colleges pour money into financial aid while others have had to reduce merit aid and grants.
To save cash, governor proposed not increasing amount of grants to correspond with tuition increases.
A single mom who lost her home to foreclosure found ways for her daughter to attend a private college.
Expert advice on how to acquire more money in scholarships and merit aid
One lender says it is unable to process 180 students' Stafford loans.
Between 529 plans and student loans, a long-term plan is simpler than you think.