In case you missed it, in Part I of this series covering college costs, I talked about the five most popular ways students pay for college.
The focus today will be on reducing the total college costs in whatever way possible. Of course things like scholarships, grants and military funding are all givens as I discussed in Part I. But what other practical things can a student do to bring down college costs?
I’ve divided the cost cutting topics into three categories: things that can be done in high school, things that can be done in the preparation phase and things that can be done while enrolled in college.
And at the end I’ll provide one bonus tip on how to dramatically reduce the cost of college.
Cut College Costs While in High School