Paying for College

The Truth About 3 Financial Aid Misconceptions

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The college application process is complicated enough already, so don't throw in any extra misconceptions. This is especially true when it comes to financial aid and the accumulation of debt, which our College Hopes and Worries survey has found to be the biggest worry for prospective students and their families since 2013! To help ease that worry, here are three misconceptions commonly associated with financial aid.

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