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By: Tom Anderson
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College aid applications have been open since October, and it's better to be an early bird on filing.
The six-page FAFSA form is complicated, and making a mistake can be expensive for college aid prospects.
Families of college-bound students can make smarter college choices using details gleaned from financial aid filings.
The Oct. 1 start date is looming, but there are last-minute moves families can make to improve their chance at aid.
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