IRS Data Retrieval Tool Problem

IRS Data Retrieval Tool Problem

BREAKING NEWS CollegiateParent continues to monitor the FAFSA/IRS security breach story. Last spring, it was announced that the information of 100,000 taxpayers who used the IRS Data Retrieval Tool to complete the FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) may have been hacked, with the information being used to file fraudulent tax returns in order to steal

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Insurance for college students

Insurance for college students

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If you’re moving a child to college this fall, you are probably in the midst of some serious shopping. As you buy extra-long twin sheets, shower caddies, storage bins, desk accessories and more, have you thought about insurance? If not, move it straight to the top of the list! Health insurance Most colleges require full-time students to have

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The case for college

The case for college

“I trust you to use good judgment.” My mother would say this when I would announce I was taking an eight-hour drive by myself or going on a blind date. Her tone communicated what her words didn’t: whether she thought my anticipated adventure was a good idea, questionable or downright unwise. If she’d read the dire

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Financial Aid

Financial Aid

Financial aid helps qualified students cover the costs of higher education. It is important for students to apply on time and fill out the necessary forms carefully because an incomplete form cannot be processed until all required information has been submitted or corrected. Filling out the FAFSA Make sure to fill out the Free Application

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