In his last few videos Chris Curran has talked about college financial aid.    In today's Takeaway Tuesday Chris talks about Expected Family Contribution (EFC), Cost of Attendance(COA) and the amount of need an individual family may have based on those components.   

If you want to know how these things are calculated and what they mean to your child-bound child and the finances of your family, check out  Chris' book  College Funding Secrets and listen to this week's simple tips in the video below.  You can check out other columns by Chris here.