Funding your education requires careful planning, persistence, and knowing how and where to look for funding. On Wednesday, May 5, 2010, from 2:00-3:00pm Eastern, Mark Kantrowitz, Publisher of Finaid.org, joined us to answer questions about financial aid. Read the transcript below!
About the Presenter
Mark Kantrowitz is President of MK Consulting Inc. and Publisher of the FinAid and FastWebweb sites owned by Monster Worldwide. As a nationally-recognized financial aid expert, Mark has been called to testify before Congress about student aid on several occasions. He is interviewed regularly by national news outlets, including the Wall Street Journal, New York Times, USA Today, MSN, CNN, NBC, ABC, CBS, among others.
Mark is on the editorial board of the Council on Law in Higher Education, the board of trustees of the Center for Excellence in Education, and the board of directors of the National Scholarship Providers Association (NSPA).He is also the Student Loan Guru for FiLife.com (a Dow Jones property) and curator of the Student Loans topics page for the New York Times.
He is the author of four books, including two about student financial aid. His most recent book, FastWeb College Gold (Harper Collins, September 2006) is a step-by-step guide to paying for college. Read his full bio>>