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Mastering Financial Aid Eligibility

Andy Lucking By | On April 3, 2019

For many families, financial aid programs help make higher education attainable. The first step in applying for aid is to complete the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). It is used to determine the student’s eligibility for federal aid programs, such as grants, work-study options, and loans. Schools also use the FAFSA to assess […]

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Earn Extra Credit (on Your Taxes)

Chris McKern By | On March 13, 2019

When it comes to saving for retirement, it makes sense to capitalize on every available advantage, incentive, and opportunity that will get you closer to realizing your savings goals. Did you know that the IRS offers a tax incentive called the Saver’s Credit? It rewards workers who contribute to workplace retirement plans—including 401(k)s, 403(b)s, and […]

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