Joy Holster

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Apr 102015
 
Five flaws with college financial aid letters | Washington Post

Some colleges have well-designed financial aid award letters, but many award letters are incredibly confusing and, perhaps, deliberately arcane and obtuse. Financial aid award letters are often viewed as marketing documents, not counseling tools. They are designed to convince the family that the college costs less and is more affordable than it really is.