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Financial Aid Tip for Students: You should know these financial aid terms

As high school seniors and their parents begin the college financial aid process, they may find themselves faced with unfamiliar terms. This short glossary from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) may help. “Understanding the language of student aid helps...
Posted On 15 Nov 2020
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Money Tip for Student: Students should learn about credit scores

Students should be familiar with credit scores, according to the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). Your credit score is a three-digit number that has a long-lasting effect on your buying power. “It’s important for young people to learn about financial...
Posted On 07 Nov 2020
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October 2020 financial aid tip for students

A good admissions essay may mean more financial aid for college. Some colleges, especially private schools, require an essay as part of the admissions process for college freshmen. That essay may also help when it comes to paying for college, according to the Kentucky Higher...
Posted On 13 Oct 2020
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Pay extra on student loans to pay them off early

If you finished college in May and have federal student loans, it’s almost time to start repaying them. These tips from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA) may help. “This pandemic has created unprecedented challenges for Kentuckians, especially many of our...
Posted On 10 Oct 2020
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Students should take care when signing contracts

At some point in their lives, students will have to sign a contract. When they do, they should keep in mind these tips from the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). A contract is a written legal document between two or more parties in which an offer is made and...
Posted On 13 Sep 2020
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Time for college-bound seniors to fill out the FAFSA

High school seniors planning to attend college or technical school next fall should fill out the Free Application for Federal Student Aid, also called the FAFSA, as soon as possible beginning Oct. 1, according to the Kentucky Higher Education Assistance Authority (KHEAA). The...
Posted On 12 Sep 2020
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