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Jan. 4, 2016
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common fafsa questionsApplying for financial aid can be overwhelming, but a little planning and preparation can make the process go smoothly. To help you stay on track for the 2016-17 FAFSA cycle, we’ve mapped out a game plan to get you from application to award letter to promissory note.

Kelsey Sheehy is a staff writer at NerdWallet, a personal finance website. Email: [email protected]. Twitter: @KelseyLSheehy.

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