7 Reasons Your School Should Adopt E-Sign Immediately

7 Reasons Your School Should Adopt E-Sign Immediately

  • April 23, 2015

Have you been dragging your feet about adding a electronic signature option to your college or university's financial aid process? Or are you having difficulty convincing your Financial Aid Director or VP that it's a good idea? Well it's time to…

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Financial Aid Directors Can Prevent Data Security Breaches

Financial Aid Directors Can Prevent Data Security Breaches

  • March 3, 2015

The Data Fraud Problem Today Cybersecurity breaches are on the rise everywhere; no organization, whether educational or corporate, can be lax in taking precautionary measures. Education leads the industries in data breach numbers (second only to medical institutions), and 77% of breaches occur in post-secondary…

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Q&A With The Man Behind 7 Easy Steps To The FAFSA

Q&A with the Man Behind 7 Easy Steps to the FAFSA

  • February 9, 2015

Dr. Michael “Mike” Miller is more than the Director of Financial Aid and Scholarships at University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB). This 18-year veteran of financial aid is also the idea man behind the 7 Easy Steps to the FAFSA…

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Ed Tech Companies To Watch

Ed Tech Companies to Watch

  • January 30, 2015

[Tweet "Here are 1+ billion reasons to keep a close eye on the ed tech industry."] There are more than 1 billion reasons to keep a close eye on the ed tech industry. Don't believe me? Silicon Valley investors backed…

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How Ed Tech Is Changing Higher Ed

How Ed Tech is Changing Higher Ed

  • January 28, 2015

Technology inevitably changes most fields. It enables new approaches, speeds up processes and eliminates outmoded tasks. In the case of financial aid and student services, however, technology does much more than streamline day-to-day operations and improve efficiency in college and university offices.…

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Is Your School Putting Students At Risk?

Is Your School Putting Students at Risk?

  • November 14, 2014

[Tweet "15 million Americans fall victim to identity theft each year. Your students could be next."] Every day, colleges and universities across the country accept student financial aid documents through email. Every one of those emails is a security breach…

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