Mark Kantrowitz discusses financial aid myths in this great video from FastWeb.
Just in time for Halloween, we share some frighteningly real information with you about figuring out the cost of college. More than 7,000 schools nationwide were required to post on their websites by October 29 a net-price calculator to to help current and prospective students, families, and other consumers estimate the net price of attending college. Whether learning the net cost of your dream school is a scary surprise or a neat treat, at least you will have a more accurate idea of which colleges are affordable for you and your family.
To learn more, read this Associated Press article or visit the website of the Title IV college or university that interests you.