Where Can I Get My Pell Grant Check?

Written by Michael Bennet

This is another question that students often have, and realistically speaking the answer depends on the particular student’s situation. This is because some students never have to get their Pell Grant check at all, and rather have their aid allocated automatically by their school’s financial aid department towards any outstanding balances that may already be […]

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Making Use of the Pell Grant on Living Expenses

Written by Michael Bennet

Students are able to use their Pell Grant on living expenses as long as they are able to access their aid once their other account balances have been taken care of. Pell Grant money is sent directly to the student’s college, so they will have the final say as to how the aid is appropriated, […]

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Examining Pell Grant Fraud

Written by Michael Bennet

While Pell Grant fraud isn’t very common, at least from my perspective, it is still something that we should cover due to the fact that I receive questions about this issue on a regular basis. So what is Pell Grant fraud? Classically speaking, it is when a student either falsifies information in order to become […]

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How To Use Your Pell Grant Money

Written by Michael Bennet

Pell Grant money is only supposed to be used towards education related expenses. You must sign a statement that will certify this before you will be able to receive any actual aid, and if you violate this statement you may have to return part, or all of your Pell Grant award package. Once your college […]

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