FAFSA® and Financial Aid

Confused by FAFSA®? Don’t know how to get financial aid for college? We break down everything you need to know about filing your FAFSA®, getting your aid, and completing college without a mountain of debt.

Learn how to pay for college the smart way with our definitive FAFSA® resources and financial aid guides.

What is FAFSA®?

The Free Application For Federal Student Aid (FAFSA®) is the first step towards grants, scholarships, and student loans to help you pay for college. We put together everything you need to know about applying, qualifying, and securing your aid.

Get more aid for college the smart way!

Set yourself up for success. Use our free FAFSA® resources and financial aid information to guide you through the college aid process and graduate debt-free!

How Do I Apply for FAFSA®?

Applying for FAFSA® is a complicated process. We break it down into easy-to-follow, simplified steps.

From useful checklists to frequently asked questions, we cover it all.

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Types of Aid Available

The FAFSA® application qualifies you for several different aid options including loans, grants, scholarships, and work-study opportunities. Learn about each financial aid option so you’re ready to make an informed decision when the time comes.

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What Aid Do I Qualify For?

The amount of aid you get is dependent on your individual family circumstances, your schools aid package, and your Estimated Family Contribution (EFC).

FRANK breaks down each qualifying factor so you can understand your aid package.

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Financial Aid

Everything you need to know about what kind of financial aid is available to you and how to go about securing the most for your education.

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FAFSA® for Parents

Preparing for your child’s college education is a confusing and overwhelming process. Our Parent-focused articles are designed to help you make smart financial decisions to set your college student up for a better financial future.

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Learn everything you need to know about the FSA ID. From what it is to how to reset your password, we break down this tricky little FAFSA® tool so you don’t have to worry about it.

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  • Claim your aid by filing FAFSA® with us in less than 7 minutes
  • Get personalized help from our experts on your financial aid problems
  • Gain weekly access to scholarships you need for college