Financial Aid There are literally billions of dollars available in both merit and need-based assistance. In order to receive most of it, however, the proper paperwork must be submitted correctly and on time. This can include, but is not limited to the FAFSA, CSS/Profile, Institutional forms, and Business/Farm Supplement. In order to get the most out of your awards there is a lot you would need to learn, especially if you have your own business or special situations. Many of these forms are considered longer and more complex than the federal tax forms. Similar to taxes, it often pays to have advice on how to lower your expenses, not to mention reduce the hassle and stress of this process.Paying for college can be a challenge, but at College Professional Advisors, we are committed to finding solutions. Our planners specialize in helping parents and students determine how to most efficiently and inexpensively pay for college. We take a holistic approach to your financial picture and evaluate potential tax strategies, real estate strategies, trust strategies, and many other approaches. We don’t simply want you to pay for college, we want you to pay for college while maintaining your desired lifestyle and retirement plans. We understand the complex financial aid system and will help you make sense of it. Our knowledge allows us to connect families with little-known financial aid options that will make college affordable regardless of your financial situation.Many families are overwhelmed with the financial pressures facing them as they send their children to college. We will allow you to relax and enjoy your family as we handle the details. Our cash flow solutions and our familiarity of little-used financial resources allow us to develop solutions for every family.Families assume that because they have money available, they will be required to use it to pay for college. This simply isn’t the case. You may have the ability to pay for your child’s education but do you want to pay for it? Partnering with College Professional Advisors enables you to realize considerable savings during the course of your child’s college journey.Did you know that the vast majority of families make mistakes while filling out paperwork relating to financial aid? As a result, they lose thousands of dollars on an annual basis. Don’t make the same mistake let us help you get the details right.