FastWeb College Gold: The Step-by-Step Guide to Paying for College

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Harper Collins, Sep 26, 2006 - Study Aids - 305 pages
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Each year more than three million new students enter college. If you're one of them, or the parent of one of them, your biggest worry might be how to afford the up to $120,000 that a college education can cost. FastWeb's College Gold can help.

This book offers a step-by-step program that builds a complete package of scholarships, loans, and federal aid. Learn how to develop a plan, apply for loans, scholarships, and grants, and pull it all together. Let FastWeb's College Gold help you figure out how to cover the costs of college one step at a time.

 

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Contents

Financial Aid Myths
15
Family Matters
43
Government Grant Programs
71
Private Loans
93
Financial Aid for Work and Service
107
Financial Aid Administrators
121
The World of Scholarships
135
Finding Scholarships
149
Winning Scholarships
167
Danger Zones
195
Decision Time
211
Moving On
247
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Mark Kantrowitz is a nationally recognized financial aid expert, regularly interviewed by CNN, the Wall Street Journal, the New York Times, USA Today, and more. Mark is the Director of Advanced Projects at FastWeb and publisher of FinAid.org.

Doug Hardy is the General Manger/Editor-in-Chief of Monstercareers.com and co-author of three books with Monster.com

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