Paying for College

Financial Aid Considerations for Juniors

Paying for college is at or near the top of most families’ college-concerns lists. High school students should be especially concerned about this because of the long-term impact of student loan debt, which has become one of the biggest debt issues in the United States.

Thus, I thought I would proffer some thoughts about financial aid for high school juniors who are (or should be) engaged in the college process. Moms and Dads, obviously, also need to be aware of what’s happening in the paying-for-college world, what resources are available, and how to make the best all-around decisions.

Speaking of student loan debt, let me give you a quick recap of that situation:

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