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How to Get a Financial Aid Loan for College

By Edited Aug 10, 2016 0 0

Loans, grants they're all out there for the taking, you just have to find them

Confused about financial aid loans?
A financial aid loan is an essential part of paying for a college education these days. Getting money to pay for your education is easier than you think, especially when you know where to look. Did you know that over 70% of all undergraduate students have received some type of financial aid loan or other educational grant? Here's where to look to find easy, affordable financial aid loans and other sources of money to pay for your education.

Some great places to check for financial aid loans and other types of monetary help

Make sure you check out all these sources for easy to get financial aid loans as well as other types of help paying for college.

If you have a job then check with your employer. Most employers offer some type of financial aid for their employees to allow them to pursue a higher education.  Some companies will even pay for your education even if it's not in their field.

The Federal government offers many forms of help for college as well, including loans. To find these programs you'll need to fill out an application called FASFA (Federal Application for Student Financial Aid) Once your application is approved you'll be able to apply for different types of financial aid including the Perkins financial aid loan, the Stafford financial aid loan and the PLUS financial aid loan. There are also several scholarships and grants available too. Make sure you apply for these as well as a loan.

If you visit the college board website you'll be able to apply for scholarships, grants and of course loans too. Go to the college board website, by the way, this is the organization that brings you the SAT tests, the ones we all know and love. They list over 2ooo sources for financial aid, including financial aid loans.

And finally, check with the college you'd like to attend. Many colleges offer scholarships, financial aid loans and grants to help you pay the tuition costs too, make sure you talk to their aid advisor as they always know the best places to get money for college.

Here's an absolutely amazing book on Financial Aid that is most certainly going to help you cover your college costs, it's available on Amazon.

The web also offers some good sources to find a loan such as FindTuition.com, make sure you check out some of these. You will, of course, find many useful links on this page to help you find educational loans too.



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