Many of the financial aid policies punish responsible
by 88_92wsnd (2017-09-13 06:34:11)

In reply to: Maybe not. I'm in the the Valley of Death.  posted by VTND

families. A kid with any savings gets cleaned out while one with no assets is more eligible for aid. High debt earns more aid too. House nearly paid off? Aid goes down.
Our oldest also found that the initial aid offers were like car prices..aid counselors did the " let me talk to my manager" schtick and often found more grant money. The biggest farce is listing loans as "aid"