For Parents


Dollars and Sense: Demystifying College Financial Aid- Part One

By Francine Schwartz - Pathfinder Counseling LLC

It is early January.  For most high school seniors college applications are completed and there is a palpable sense of relief in the air.  For their parents however, the stress is ramping up.  There is anxiety surrounding financing the college education, often the second largest investment following the purchase of a home.  Not to worry.  I’ll share important information that will help you navigate the financial aid process and maximize those college dollars.  Read More

Dollars and Sense: Demystifying College Financial Aid – Part Two

By Francine Schwartz - Pathfinder Counseling LLC

In the last edition I discussed college costs and the various types of financial aid available.  In this issue I will show you the steps to apply for financial aid, and how the award is determined.  While the process may seem like a big mystery, it is really quite straightforward, as you will see. Read More

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