Beware! You Don’t Have to Pay for Help With Your Student Loans

I bet many of you have seen ads on Facebook that sound something like this: “Want Student Loan Forgiveness in Two Weeks? CALL NOW!” “Apply for Obama Loan Forgiveness in 5 minutes!” Usually, if something sounds too good to be true, then it probably is.  There are countless ads online from companies offering to help … Continued

9 Myths About the FSA ID

As a graduate student, I‘m no stranger to filing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid(FAFSA®), and when I filed my 2016-17 FAFSA, I was prompted to create an FSA ID—the username and password you need to log in to the FAFSA. I followed the step-by-step instructions, and voila! I easily created my very own … Continued