What is your window of opportunity

February 4, 2011

As a high school junior, there is limited time to mold the student’s extracurricular and school activities so they attract the attention of colleges and universities, not to get into college but to get aid.


Dastardly game colleges play

January 31, 2011

The games colleges play can cause havoc and stress on high school seniors and parents. One game that our local state college is playing this year is to send out a notice congratulating the student and offering admittance. However the letter goes on to state … to guarantee your spot, mail in a non refundable deposit […]

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President Obama sets major goals for education in America

January 27, 2011

President Obama sets major goals for education in America Posted: 01/26/2011 By: Brien McElhatten PHOENIX – In a state where only 75 percent of high school students graduate, those in the education community were closely watching President Obama’s speech. Among the eyes watching in Arizona was Bobbie O’Boyle, Executive Director of the Arizona Education Foundation. […]


Full Ride Scholarship, elusive or exclusive

January 19, 2011

Scottsdale – Hundreds of families strive for that exclusive Full Ride Scholarship and wonder how to get it. While some students attain fantastic financial aid packages, others are just left wondering. There are four things that must be done to get as close to the Full Ride as possible. Apply to the right types of […]

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how to fill out financial aid forms and not get ripped off

January 2, 2011

Filling out financial aid forms can be daunting. Putting the wrong information can cause you and your student to lose thousands of dollars of financial aid. Now get expert help so that you can maximize your financial aid eligibility. The Financial Aid Boot Camp reveals the magic formula that colleges use to determine your financial […]


I hate the FAFSA!

January 1, 2011

Anyone can fill out the FAFSA form however, filling it out correctly that is another story. According to the Department of Education over 70% of these forms are submitted with some kind of error. Don’t be a statistic! If you knew how to answer each question line by line and knew how to answer it […]


It’s time to fill out the FAFSA, Aaaarg!

December 31, 2010

Have you heard of parents who just hate the FAFSA and out of frustration they end up giving up. There is hope!

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just in time for FAFSA

December 30, 2010

On http://collegecompass.tv are how to videos that could save you tons of headaches and time so that you are not lost when filling out the most important of all financial aid forms. In the videos and the accompanying book I go over the financial aid form line by line and explain exactly what the question means and how to answer the question so that your student qualifies for the most financial aid possible.

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Financial Aid Boot Camp exclusively on this website.

December 29, 2010

AZ College Consulting, LLC presents the Financial Aid Boot Camp exclusively on this website.   Parents & students learn the secrets to maximize financial aid at ANY college.   Dear Parents, students and neighbors, You must view this BOOT CAMP session in its entirety so that you can take full advantage of every financial aid package, […]


THE question

December 21, 2010

The question every future college student must ask is…    Send article as PDF   

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