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FAFSA: How to Handle Financial Changes

2019-10-27T13:45:07-05:00

How do families handle FAFSA changes if their financial situation is different?  Life is constantly changing and current financial circumstances may be different than the tax information reported on the 2020-2021 FAFSA form.  If this is so, follow the below steps to report your current financial circumstance. Here are things you need to review if [...]

FAFSA: How to Handle Financial Changes2019-10-27T13:45:07-05:00

Student Loan Repayment Benefit For Non-Profits

2019-10-27T14:05:36-05:00

As student debt continues to increase, more employers are beginning to include a student loan repayment plan as an employee wellness benefit.  According to a recent Society of Human Resource Management (SHRM) survey, approximately 7% of US companies have implemented a student loan repayment solution and this will grow to 30 – 35% in the [...]

Student Loan Repayment Benefit For Non-Profits2019-10-27T14:05:36-05:00

FAFSA Changes

2019-09-28T10:19:09-05:00

Students and Parents will be completing the FAFSA 2020-2021 form and the application will be available on October 1, 2019.  Families will be using the tax information from the tax year 2018 due to the rule called Prior Prior.   This year there are a few FAFSA changes that people need to review before they begin [...]

FAFSA Changes2019-09-28T10:19:09-05:00

Completing the FAFSA

2019-09-28T08:20:46-05:00

The fall is here which means it is also FAFSA time for college. Unlike Halloween, this should not be a scary time.  The best tip we can give families is to get organized before you begin this process.  Just relax, PayForED has compiled a list to make filling out the FAFSA easier! Completing the FAFSA [...]

Completing the FAFSA2019-09-28T08:20:46-05:00

Paying for College: Parent Plus or Private Student Loans

2019-08-26T12:12:36-05:00

With the first payment of the tuition bill coming due, many parents are trying to decide on the best way to fund their child’s education.  Families are faced with the decision whether to use a Direct Federal Parent PLUS loan or a Private Student Loan?   Before making this decision, the co-signer and borrower should understand [...]

Paying for College: Parent Plus or Private Student Loans2019-08-26T12:12:36-05:00

PayForED Top 10 College Affordability List Building Factors

2019-08-26T09:26:03-05:00

College Affordability has become a vital piece of the college decision for many families.  Finding the right fit college that incorporates all the college-bound student’s key items within an affordable price tag can be a daunting task. With U.S. student loan debt over $1.52 trillion dollars, families continue to face a future of rising college [...]

PayForED Top 10 College Affordability List Building Factors2019-08-26T09:26:03-05:00

PayForED College Data Will Be Updated on 8/1

2019-07-28T11:41:29-05:00

At PayForEd, we take great pride in our Proprietary College Cost Database.  We developed this database process to improve the accuracy and timing of the information for our clients.  Many other systems purchase their data from a third party or depend on the government’s IPEDS database.  These numbers are self-reported and often not available until [...]

PayForED College Data Will Be Updated on 8/12019-07-28T11:41:29-05:00

College Funding & Student Loan Advisor Training Program has just been Updated!

2019-07-29T13:56:05-05:00

  PayForED is excited to announce that the  College Funding and Student Loan Advisor training program has been updated and enhanced. New features will include shorter sessions and more case studies.  The CFSLA program is a comprehensive course that provides financial advisors with the knowledge to guide their clients through the entire educational funding journey.  [...]

College Funding & Student Loan Advisor Training Program has just been Updated!2019-07-29T13:56:05-05:00

Wellworks For You to Offer PayForED’s Suite of Student Loan Assistance Solutions

2019-04-03T10:03:44-05:00

Wellworks For You, a leading provider of employer wellness management and technology services, is partnering with PayForED to make their suite of student loan solutions available to their national population of members in 2019. “Student debt affects a huge segment of the workforce.  We determined that student loan assistance is a critical component when creating [...]

Wellworks For You to Offer PayForED’s Suite of Student Loan Assistance Solutions2019-04-03T10:03:44-05:00

How much student loan interest is deductible?

2019-08-26T12:52:48-05:00

As we approach tax season, student loan repayment becomes top of mind, especially finding the best options to deduct student interest.  The question is how much student loan interest is deductible?  Another analysis not often examined is whether I should give up the deduction?  Since 2016, more student loan borrowers are using the Income-Driven Repayment [...]

How much student loan interest is deductible?2019-08-26T12:52:48-05:00