Money Boot Camp
Welcome to Money Boot Camp! Whether you are thinking about a 2 year or 4 year college program, a technical college or program, or a training program leading to a certification, it’s important to plan for what you will be studying, where you will enroll and how you will pay for it. The resources on this website are designed to help you as you make these decisions.
Saving for College: The WHY, WHEN and HOW (PDF) – RAISE Texas announces the release of its new guide, “Saving for College: The Why, When, and How – A guide of college savings products for Texans”, designed to provide an overview of the college savings products that are available for families to start saving for their child’s college education. We believe this guide will make it easier for families to understand the importance of saving for college and how to get started!
Know How to Go!! – This site provides information and resources for students in middle school through high school, and adults who mentor them, that will help them prepare for post-secondary education.
Own Your Own Future – Start your journey to making your college dream a reality here!
College for All Texans – Everything you need to plan for college including a College Locator to find colleges in Texas, a tool to help find colleges that are a good match for you and a net-cost calculator.
College Navigator – As you are looking for the best college fit for you, check out College Navigator. This site can provide information about the demographics of an institution, diversity, the majors offered and numerous other factors to consider.
Federal Student Aid – This comprehensive Department of Education site provides information and resources on how to prepare for college, what types of aid are available, how to qualify and apply for aid and how to manage student loans.
Free Application for Federal Student Aid (FAFSA) – The online application for completing the FAFSA. This form is required for determining eligibility for federal student aid and is used by colleges and universities for determining other financial aid.
FinAid – The SmartStudent™ Guide to Financial Aid. Information for students, parents and educators on all aspects of paying for college.
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Last updated: 31 October, 2013
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