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020 __ ǂa 9780062867308 ǂq (hardcover)
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100 1_ ǂa Lieber, Ron, ǂe author.
245 14 ǂa The price you pay for college : ǂb an entirely new road map for the biggest financial decision your family will ever make / ǂc Ron Lieber.
263 __ ǂa 202101
264 _1 ǂa New York : ǂb Harper, an imprint of HarperCollinsPublishers, ǂc 2021.
300 __ ǂa 368 pages ; ǂc 23 cm
336 __ ǂa text ǂb txt ǂ2 rdacontent
337 __ ǂa unmediated ǂb n ǂ2 rdamedia
338 __ ǂa volume ǂb nc ǂ2 rdacarrier
504 __ ǂa Includes bibliographical references and index.
505 0_ ǂa Part I. The price and cost of college and the systems behind it -- Who pays what and why the price is so high -- FAFSA and its expected family contribution will probably make you furious; blame the federal government's great expectations -- How (and why) merit aid became mainstream -- The billion-dollar consultants who are wooing you -- But wait, isn't tuition a bubble, and all of higher education is going to come apart at the seams? -- Part II. The unhelpful feelings you may feel -- Part III. Value -- Part IV. Money-saving hacks that will tempt you -- Part V. The plans.
520 0_ ǂa Ron Lieber discusses issues surrounding college selection including reasons based on social conditioning, value for money, the college experience, alternative strategies to reduce cost and whether these work, and recommends touring and asking tough questions before applying and borrowing.
588 __ ǂa This bibliographic record is licensed under Creative Commons CC0 1.0.
650 _0 ǂa College costs ǂz United States.
650 _0 ǂa Education ǂx Finance ǂz United States.
650 _0 ǂa College choice ǂz United States.
650 _0 ǂa Universities and colleges ǂx Evaluation ǂz United States.
907 __ ǂc College ǂc Education ǂc Finance ǂc North America