How to File an Expected Family Contribution Redetermination Appeal: JR’s Daily 2-Minute Financial Aid Tip

Todays Episode: How to File an Expected Family Contribution Redetermination Appeal?

Episode 22

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How To File A Satisfactory Academic Progress Financial Aid Appeal: JR’s Daily 2-Minute Financial Aid Tip

Todays Episode: How To File A Satisfactory Academic Progress Financial Aid Appeal?

Episode 21

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This Weeks Two Minute Tip Episodes: July 30 – August 3

 

 

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Thanks to everyone for the response to our two-minute episodes, and to follow those up here are this weeks list of episodes.

  1. How To File A Satisfactory Academic Progress Appeal
  2. How to File an EFC Redetermination Appeal
  3. How To Get Scholarship Offers As A Transfer Student
  4. How To Get More Scholarship Offers As A Returning Student
  5. How to Get More Scholarship Offers As A HIgh School Student

I hope everyone is able to gain something from these podcasts, and feel free to Send questions for next weeks schedule.

Should I Pay A Company, Or Someone, To Search For Scholarships For Me? Avoiding Scholarship Scams: JR’s Daily Two-Minute Financial Aid Tip

This is episode 20, and today we are answering the question, Should I Pay A Company, Or Someone, To Search For Scholarships For Me?

A listener recently asked me via the my blog about a scholarship service mailing he received from a a national scholarship search service that guaranteed him at least one scholarship. When I hear about claims like this, my BS detector always goes kicks into high gear.

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How Do I Get Classified As An Independent Student When Filing The FAFSA?: JR’s Daily Two-Minute Financial Aid Tip

This is episode 19, and today we are answering the question, How Do I Get Classified As An Independent Student When Filing The FAFSA?

Now when people file the FAFSA, they are classified into one of two categories: independent, or dependent. Dependents need their parents tax information to complete the FAFSA. In addition, the government assumes that the parents of dependent students will aid financially in paying for their child’s education, whether this is financially a reality.  Now it is always better from a financial aid standpoint to be classified as an independent student, and here are the reasons such a classification

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How to File the FAFSA When Parents Are Divorced, Financial Aid Dependency Overrides, and How To Win Scholarships By Staying On Message

This episode we discuss how to file FAFSA if the parents are divorced, And how to ask for help if you have no contact with your parents. Also, we have our Question and Answer Segment with Kristen Ferguson,

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Download The Episode: Ep12 July 25, 2012