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How Will Financial Aid Officers Treat Pension Earnings?

Sally_RubenstoneSally_Rubenstone CC Admissions Expert Posts: 3,813 Senior Member
Question: My son is a high school senior. I am employed this year and will also be employed his freshman year in college. But, by his sophomore year, I will be retired. Will the pension that I receive be looked at differently for financial aid purposes than the income I make while working? [...]

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