This from student-loan issuer Sallie Mae press release about the dreaded FAFSA (Free Application for Federal Student Aid) students need to apply for federal loans to attend college:
Families can access new, free online tools to help them hit the submit button on the all-important aid application. They can also chat with a FAFSA expert and enter a drawing to win a total of $10,000 in college savings.
In three brief how-to videos, available through Sallie Mae's FAFSA February Resource Center at www.SallieMae.com/FAFSA, college-bound students and parents can learn what documents they need to complete the aid form, get answers to the most commonly asked questions, and explore next steps in the financial aid process. Families may also download free FAFSA tips to guide them through the process.