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Last Minute College Visits

It’s coming down to the wire and some of your clients are making preparations for last minute college visits, before the May 1st, 2017 admissions deadline. The main function of the campus visit is to ensure that the college’s “personality” fits with the personality of the student. A direct campus…
 

Financial Aid and the Ever Important Student Aid Report (SAR)

It’s that time again - the next stage of the financial aid process - when families start to receive their Student Aid Reports (SAR). Banks do not issue loans without ensuring credit worthiness, employers do not hire employees without proper qualifications, and colleges do not give out scholarships and grants…
 

Student Loan Borrowers Over 50 Are Losing Social Security Benefits

A growing number of older Americans have student loan debt as they near or enter retirement. Compared to younger borrowers, borrowers age 50 and older have considerably higher rates of default on federal student loans. For those who are in default on their student loans, this debt is generally not discharged…
 

Education Is A Major Investment… Help Your Clients Choose Wisely

A college education is a major investment for clients, so one of the main jobs of a The Certified College Planning Specialist (CCPS®) is to help the client’s student successfully choose the “right” college that fits the student’s personality.  This is to assure the ease of transition and a high…
 
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