Free ride? Ha. Don't get taken for a ride with financial aid offers
April 21, 2017 | CNBC
"Six in 10 colleges sent financial aid offers to students before the winter holidays, according to an analysis of 145 colleges from Royall & Company. (Last year it took until early March to hit that benchmark.) "Those students who were accepted and got a reasonable need-based award from an institution were content with that," said Pamela Kiecker Royall, head of research at Royall & Company."