5 Unexpected Ways to Save on College Costs

At first glance, college can appear to be an unaffordable venture. The average cost of a four-year school in the Charlotte area is more than $22,000 for the first year alone (based on colleges accredited by SACS-COC).

While scholarships and financial aid are usually the first options that come to mind to help pay for college, there are a variety of options to help students attend college without fear of not being able to afford it.

Learn more about the 5 unexpected ways students can save thousands on their education.