FAME developed these informational videos to help students and families plan and pay for college.
|FAME's FREE In-Person FAFSA Help Sessions||The FAFSA becomes available on October 1st! Do you have questions about how to file or wish you could get some help completing your FAFSA? If so, come to one of FAME's FREE In-Person FAFSA Help Sessions and get expert help!|
|Reviewing Your Tuition Bill||You just got your college tuition bill, now what? It’s important to make sure you understand the charges on your bill, know all of your payment options and make sure all of your financial aid was applied. This video offers our tips on things to look for on your tuition bill.|
|Get Ready to File the FAFSA||A step-by-step guide on everything you need to file the FAFSA each October.|
|How to Create an FSA ID||Learn what the FSA ID is, who needs one and how to obtain one.|
|Financial Aid Awards – Understanding Your Award Notice||Learn more about the important information included on a typical award letter.|
|What is Verification?||Have you been selected for verification? Being selected doesn’t mean you’ve done anything wrong, but some extra steps are required before you can receive your financial aid.|
|Filing the FAFSA||Filing the FAFSA is the first step in applying for federal, state, and many types of institutional aid. The earlier you file, the more funds you may be eligible to receive! Get started with FAME's 10-minute tutorial on filing the 2018-2019 FAFSA.|
|Choosing a College||Find the college that’s right for you. This video shares criteria to consider when searching for colleges and information to help compare colleges.
|Scholarships||Make your scholarship application stand out. Learn more about searching for and locating scholarships and organizing the scholarship process.
|Financial Aid & College Financing||Couldn't attend a FAME Financial Aid night near you? Catch up on what you missed. This video will help students apply for financial aid for the 2019-2020 academic year.
|Financial Aid Awards – A Guide to Comparing Costs and Awards||Understanding the true cost of each school you have been accepted to can save you money. This video will walk you through the steps to compare multiple financial aid awards.|
|Five Money Management Tips for Young Adults||Learn more about the basic strategies and steps to help you manage your money wisely.|
|Student Loans – Programs Explained||This video provides an overview of the student loan programs that are available to pay for college.|
|Federal Student Loans - Payment Plans||Choosing the right repayment plan can help you successfully repay your student loans. Learn about the many repayment plans including standard, graduated, extended and seven income driven repayment plans.|
|Federal Student Loans – Trouble Making Payments||Many options are available to borrowers that are having trouble making monthly payments. Learn more about deferment, forbearance, income driven plans, forgiveness, cancellation and consolidation.|
|Federal Student Loans – Default Resolution||Learn how you can resolve the default status on your education loans, improve your credit rating and regain eligibility for federal student aid.|