HomePage_StateSearchWhen all is said and done, paying for college usually ends up costing way more than you thought it would in the beginning. While tuition costs are high enough, as a student you must also take into account paying for books, traveling expenses, a computer, and keeping a roof over your head. For non-traditional students hoping to return to school to jump-start their career, these costs can be overwhelming and even impossible without the help of federal or private lenders.

In this section, you can read articles to help you get the information you need to help you find the right financing for your college education. We cover everything from the basics, including how financial aid works as well as tips on how to win a college scholarship. For a list of hundreds of scholarships, check out our scholarship opportunities page. You will also learn about alternative ways to finance your college education, including loans, and how to save even more money through internships, externships, and work-study programs.

February Scholarships Alert – 42 Scholarships closing this month

Updated on 1 February 2017
With the rising cost of college education, it is no wonder many students turn to scholarships and student loans to...
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Forty Scholarships that you should apply for in January

Updated on 8 January 2017
For many students, attending college can be prohibitively expensive. This is particularly the case, if the college one wishes to...
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Online College Scholarships

Updated on 14 August 2014
Many students look for scholarship opportunities that can help pay for the costs of higher education. What many do not...
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Popular Scholarship Scams

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Every year, untold numbers of students and parents are the victims of scholarship scams. In fact, scholarship scams cost students...
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How to Win a College Scholarship

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Many students have to rely on some type of financial aid in order to pay for their college costs. Unlike...
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Financial Aid for Nontraditional Students

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Nontraditional college students in the United States are classified in many ways but, generally speaking, a nontraditional student is anyone...
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