Archive - June 30, 2016

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BREXIT and You
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Negotiate for Better College Financial Aid

BREXIT and You

I’m sure most of you have heard that last Thursday, July 23rd, the United Kingdom voted to separate from the European Union. I’m also sure you noticed the market slide of over 3% the following day, Friday July 24th.  The effects of this break-up will be months in the making, and the powers-that- be state the emancipation will take place over the next two years.

So, what does all of this mean to us state-side? And what should we do about it?

First things first, the break up is not yet fully defined. Will it be a complete split or …

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Negotiate for Better College Financial Aid

You may not think of a college acceptance letter as the beginning of negotiations but it can be. You can graduate college without crippling debtLearnVest offers, “4 Tips to Negotiate Your Way to a Better Financial Aid Package” for those who want to leverage an acceptance letter to decrease their college tuition bill. With rolling admissions, you may not be asking at the exact same time as other students.

Don’t Just Show Up. LearnVest advises you to not simply arrive at the school’s financial aid office hoping to talk to someone. Instead, you should figure …

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