When thinking about next steps for college admissions in the time of Coronavirus, something that is top of mind for so many families is the cost.
Frankly, it should be top of mind any time we're talking about college.
There is a lot of need-based aid and merit-based aid that's available, even in these challenging times. But, as with so much of the college admissions process, getting organized and hitting deadlines is critical to ensure that you get every free dollar you're eligible for.
Today we're going to be discussing the need-based aid side of things. (Don't worry! We'll get to merit aid and scholarships in future episodes too!)
About Jodi Okun
Author. Speaker. Entrepreneur. Financial Advisor. Jodi Okun is one of the “Top 30 Social Influencers in Personal Finance & Wealth,” according to Huffington Post. As the founder of College Financial Aid Advisors, she has helped thousands of families successfully navigate the financial aid process and open educational possibilities for their children, regardless of cost. In addition to CFFA, Jodi’s background includes former financial aid consultant at Occidental and Pitzer College.
You can get in touch with Jodi on her website CollegeFinancialAidAdvisors.com.