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Subject:  Re: financial aid Date:  7/30/2013  11:05 PM
Author:  LRinCO Number:  8061 of 8314

There are net price calculators that are specific to your school or you can do a general one, like through Newsweek. I've been surprised about what gets excluded, and we qualify for need-based aid: your retirement monies don't count, there is a small business exclusion, basically they count cash if you have a lot of it, and your wages.

In order to find out whether your daughter qualifies for merit aid, you