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If your answer to question 59 was “Unmarried and both parents living together,” contact 1-800-433-3243 for assistance with answering questions 80-94.

91.  As of today, what is the net worth of your parents’ investments, including real estate? Don’t include the home in which your parents live. See Notes page 9.
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Why are they asking this information?

These questions hope to capture a snapshot value of your parent(s) assets for accuracy and to help determine how much financial aid you may be eligible to receive.

How to answer this question / fill out this section

Fill in the total combined amount of your parent’s investments (not including retirement accounts). The net worth of your parents’ current investments is the amount left over after deducting the debt from the value of each investment. Investments include real estate (do not include the home in which your parents live), rental property trust funds, UGMA and UTMA accounts, money market funds, mutual funds, certificates of deposit, stocks, stock options, bonds, other securities, installment and land sale contracts.

 

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