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February 10, 2023 – In an NBC 10 Boston news segment about ways some ways to keep college costs down, Shannon Vasconcelos, senior director of college finance at Bright Horizons College Coach shares her advice on the topic. 

“You can go back to the financial aid office and ask them to reconsider your aid package based on these special circumstances that you have,” said Vasoncelos. “It may be high medical expenses, you're paying for private high school for a younger sibling or another child that has some special needs. Or maybe as a parent, you're still paying back your own student loans.”

Watch the segment here.