The Truth About Economizing for College: Shrinking the College Tab

The Truth About Economizing for College: Shrinking the College Tab

by Lynn O'Shaughnessy
     
 

This Element is an excerpt from The College Solution: A Guide for Everyone Looking for the Right School at the Right Price (9780132365703) by Lynn O'Shaughnessy. Available in print and digital formats.

Beyond conventional financial aid: old common-sense ideas and new innovations that can help you pay for college.

The most effective way to

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Overview

This Element is an excerpt from The College Solution: A Guide for Everyone Looking for the Right School at the Right Price (9780132365703) by Lynn O'Shaughnessy. Available in print and digital formats.

Beyond conventional financial aid: old common-sense ideas and new innovations that can help you pay for college.

The most effective way to shrink college expenses is to think big. Aim for merit awards or fat financial aid packages. There are plenty of other opportunities, however, that you can seize to whittle down costs. Here are some great ideas to get you started . . . .

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780132480000
Publisher:
Pearson Education
Publication date:
08/31/2010
Series:
FT Press Delivers Elements
Sold by:
Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
10
File size:
305 KB

Meet the Author

Lynn O’Shaughnessy has been a professional journalist for nearly three decades. She is a former LA Times reporter and syndicated columnist and a financial journalist. Her previous books include Unofficial Guide to Investing; Investing Bible; and Retirement Bible, consistently ranked by Amazon.com as one of the most popular guides to retirement planning. She contributes regularly to publications such as BusinessWeek, Money Magazine, Chronicle of Philanthropy, AARP: The Magazine, Bloomberg Wealth Manager Magazine, The New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Kiplinger’s Retirement Report, and Consumer Reports MoneyAdvisor.

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