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This spring, CommonBond offered a $3,000 scholarship to students in military families to help defray the costs of college. We were thrilled to select our winner. Kendall Faison speaks highly of how his father’s military service has inspired him.
May 30, 2019
Even for the strongest Americans, paying for college can be hard. Here's a rundown of the types of aid, scholarships and grants available to family members of veterans.
April 24, 2019
Most of us think of summer as a time to chill out and relax, but for a lot of college students, the summer is an opportunity to ramp up their studies.
January 10, 2019
Figuring out how to pay for college can cause some headaches. One of the best ways to get started is by completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA).
December 13, 2018
Most students today need loans to finance their college educations, and it’s important to know what loan programs are available to you and the benefits they offer in the long run.
December 7, 2018
As of October 1, the FAFSA for the 2019-2020 school year is now open. Although the government made changes to the FAFSA that make filling it out easier than ever, it can still be helpful to have extra information, especially when it comes to tax issues.
November 20, 2018
The Harrisons can rest a little easier now… and more importantly, they’ve learned a lot about paying for college.
November 6, 2018
Now that you're a full-fledged young adult, it's time to talk about money. And the sooner you start, the better off your finances will be. With spring semester right around the corner, here's our ultimate college money checklist.
March 7, 2019
Here's how you can make applying for financial aid as easy and straightforward as possible.
October 11, 2018
Not all college award letters are created equal. Learning how to read a school's award letter will enable you to understand each one that comes into your mailbox.
April 17, 2017