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B. A. Cheap

Mr. Cheap`s Guide to Paying for College

Go to School Without Going Broke

€ 13.74

Offers practical advice on financial planning for higher education; describes a variety of financial aid opportunities, including grants, loans, and scholarships; and discusses other options such as on-campus jobs and military service.


Taal / Language : English

Inhoudsopgave:
Introduction viii
What`s It Gonna Cost You?
1(22)
The Rising Cost of Tuition
2(4)
Is It Worth the Price of Admission?
6(1)
More Than Just Tuition
7(1)
Comparing Schools by Cost
8(2)
Learning to Live on Less
10(4)
How Much for All of This?
14(9)
Get Ready to Make Some Important Choices
23(18)
Identify Your Strengths
24(1)
You Know What`s Free? Information!
25(7)
Are You Ready for College?
32(3)
Manage Your Activities
35(1)
Keys to Admission---the Interview and the Essay
36(5)
Scholarships---Something for Everyone!
41(16)
Scholarship Eligibility---Show`em What You`re Working With!
42(2)
Most Common Types of Scholarships
44(3)
Welcome to the Jungle!---You Animal Enough to Win the Fight for Funds?
47(3)
You Will Qualify for Something
50(2)
Can Parents Apply?
52(2)
You Get One Shot at Each Application, So Make It a Good One
54(3)
Handling the Costs
57(20)
Understanding Financial Boundaries
58(2)
Give Those Boundaries a Boost
60(3)
What Is Tuition?---Myth and Reality
63(4)
Grants Are Free
67(2)
Search for ``Free Money``
69(2)
Consider Your SEAT
71(6)
Figure It Out: FAFSA and Financial Aid---You Can`t Have One Without the Other
77(20)
The Ins and Outs of the FAFSA Process
78(5)
Filling Out the Forms
83(5)
Facts about Financial Aid Packages
88(7)
How Can You Qualify?
95(2)
Consider This: Qualified Tuition Plans and Federal Income Tax Benefits
97(16)
What Are 529 Plans?
98(3)
Qualified Education Expenses
101(1)
Improper Use
102(2)
Section 529 Tax Benefits
104(3)
Other Education Tax Benefits
107(3)
Tuition and Fees Tax Deduction---One More Way to Save Tax Dollars
110(3)
Leaning on Loans
113(20)
The Stafford Loan---Paid Back After School
114(3)
The Perkins Loan---Are You Eligible?
117(2)
Paying Loans Back
119(2)
Parent`s Help in Their Own Way---PLUS Loans
121(2)
There Are Many Loan Options!
123(7)
Where Should Those Bills Go?
130(3)
Getting Dough During School
133(18)
Work While In School!
134(2)
Grant-Funded Positions
136(2)
Internships---Good for Now and Later!
138(6)
Get Creative!
144(7)
Reporting to Duty! Get Money for Your Service
151(20)
The Montgomery GI Bill
152(4)
Enroll Today and Get Affordable Schooling Later
156(3)
You Get What You Give
159(3)
Nickels and Dimes and the National Guard
162(1)
Benefits Galore
163(2)
JROTC---Start in High School
165(6)
Take Advantage of the Free Stuff
171(18)
School Supplies Can Add Up!
172(3)
Little Known but Life-Saving Help!
175(6)
Even More Aid---Textbooks and Computers
181(2)
Free Fun Is All Around You!
183(6)
Figure Out How to Manage Your Funds
189(14)
Keep a Budget!
190(3)
Convenience Versus Frugality
193(3)
Curb Impulse Buying
196(2)
Become a Penny-Pinching Pro!
198(2)
Choosing an Alternative Spring Break
200(1)
What About Completely Free College Courses?
201(1)
Budgeting Pays Off---Now and Later
201(2)
Control Yourself with Credit Cards
203(16)
Don`t Fall into the Traps
204(2)
What Your FICO Score Means to You
206(1)
Rates and Fees---The Facts!
207(4)
Limits Exist for a Reason!
211(2)
Digging Out of a Hole
213(2)
Building Good Credit with the ``Rule of Three``
215(4)
Don`t Be Blindsided
219(10)
A Continual Search for Deals
220(1)
Did You Miss a Deadline?
221(2)
Important Tips to Stay in the Game
223(3)
Brace Yourself for the Unexpected!
226(3)
Appendix A: Financial Aid Glossary 229(8)
Appendix B: Further Reading 237(2)
Appendix C: Online Resources 239
Extra informatie: 
Paperback / softback
241 pagina's
Januari 2008
204 gram
185 x 114 x 17 mm
ADAMS PUB gb

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