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There’s a tool that could slash college tuition — but too many people overlook it until it’s too late

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The Free Application for Federal Student Aid, also known as the FAFSA, opened October 1. To qualify for federal loans and Pell grants, applicants must complete the FAFSA.

But year after year, students and families leave billions of dollars in award money on the table.

Many families may not realize that some financial aid is provided on a first come, first serve basis.

Schools and states have a limited amount of aid, and a bunch of states have a FAFSA deadline of ‘as soon as possible after October 1,’ (meaning they actually could run read more >>>

Source:: BusinessInsider.Com