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Free Application for Federal Financial Aid
January 5, 2010
A Simpler FAFSA?
For some parents, the FAFSA form has gotten simpler. And you can thank the Internal Revenue Service for that. Families which complete the online application for the spring 2010 semester will be able to push a button and import their IRS tax figures right into their Free Application for Federal Student Aid. Thanks to the IRS’s involvement, parents won’t have...
April 28, 2009
Fill Out The FAFSA!
Everybody whose child is in college or is heading there in the fall needs to repeat after me: I will not leave money on the table. Huh? I suggested the oath after I discovered that millions of students are not applying for federal student aid. According to a new analysis by Mark Kantrowitz, who runs FinAid.org, 8.4 million students never...