Synopses & Reviews
Aimed at parents who are footing their children's college tuition bill, this guide explores everything from financial aid and scholarships to student loans and work-study programs. Sallie Mae, the nation's leading provider of education funding, has assembled an elite group of financial aid officers at respected colleges to provide a behind-the-scenes look at how financial aid works and what parents can do to maximize the amount they receive. This comprehensive guide is filled with useful tips, strategies and advice to help all families create a plan to pay for college.
Aimed at parents who are footing their children's college tuition bill, this guide explores everything from financial aid and scholarships to student loans and work-study programs.
About the Author
and Kelly Tanabe
are Harvard graduates and the authors of nine books on college planning, including 1001 Ways to Pay for College
, Get Free Cash for College
, and Money-Winning Scholarship Essays and Interviews
. They have appeared on more than 100 television news programs, including CNN Financial News
and Fox Morning News
. They live in Palo Alto, California. Sallie Mae
is the leading provider of educational funding, currently managing more than seven million student loans. They are headquartered in Reston, Virginia.