Join college financial aid guru Mark Kantrowitz to learn the latest updates to the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA), that includes the introduction of the Student Aid Index. With the replacement of the previous Expected Family Contribution (EFC) model, many families are left wondering how this shift will impact their financial aid eligibility. Mark will break down these changes, explain how the new Student Aid Index is calculated, and provide actionable insights on optimizing your FAFSA application.
Attendees will learn:
- How the FAFSA is being simplified
- How the Student Aid Index is calculated
- What impact the changes will have on families with multiple kids in college
- How divorced parents will be impacted
*CE/CPE Eligible: 1.5 CE credits are available to subscribers with these designations: CFP, CLU, ChFC and RICP. CPA subscribers will earn 1.5 CPE credits.
Field of Study: Specialized Knowledge
Prerequisites: There are no prerequisites for this session.
Advanced Preparation: None
Program Level: Basic
Delivery Method: Group Internet Based
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