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Scam Alert

Students at Indiana State University are receiving letters of solicitation from College Financial Advisory, a financial aid search firm. This company is requesting that students complete a "Student Financial Aid Profile" and asking for $59. Indiana State University has no association with this company. Also, ISU provides no information to this type of company for aid purposes.

Filing for financial aid is a FREE process. FAFSA stands for Free Application for Federal Student Aid. The free website is www.fafsa.gov.

The Office of Student Financial Aid at Indiana State discourages any student or family from paying for scholarship or financial aid services. We warn you to be suspicious of any service for aid‐related searches that requires a payment of any kind. Never should you pay to receive financial assistance or be asked for personal credit card or bank information in a scholarship search or the financial aid process.

More information that can help in preventing scholarship scams can be found at Federal Student Aid or the Office of Student Financial Aid at Indiana State University. Don't be fooled by this type of scam.


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