The Associated Press recently reported that the average cost of a four-year school increased 15 percent from 2008 to 2010, and the costs continue to climb.
Once books, food, and other expenses are factored into the tuition and fees, the bill can be staggering.
Monday night, ABC40 had a panel of experts available to take your calls and answer some of your questions.
- How to prepare to pay for college and strategize your money
- What to know before taking out loans for school
- How to avoid defaulting on a loan
Thanks to our experts, who helped take your calls and answer your questions:
Cambridge Credit Counseling Corp.
67 Hunt Street, Suite 305, Agawam
Adjunct Professor of Economics, Bay Path College
In case you missed tonight’s segments, here are some helpful links:
FinAid.org – Information on scholarships, loans, and saving
PLUS Loans – Loans available for grad. students and parents of undergrads.