|Financial Aid tip of the month: March 2013|
Many students find that they must use loans to help pay for a higher education, especially if they’re working on a four-year degree. These tips from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) may help lessen the impact of borrowing.
· Submit the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA). You may not think you’ll qualify for federal aid, but the only way to find out is to try.
· Find all the sources of financial aid that don’t have to be paid back first — grants, scholarships and work-study — before turning to loans.
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