MEFA Celebrates College Savings Month
September 13, 2022 09:07 ET | MEFA
Boston, Sept. 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- A little creativity can go a long way when it comes to saving for college. Unused gift cards, a weekend yard sale, and daycare tuition savings can help...
MEFA Consumer Alert: Scammers Preying on Student Loan Forgiveness
September 09, 2022 07:30 ET | MEFA
Boston, Sept. 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- In the wake of the federal student loan forgiveness plan, a wave of student loan debt relief scams are targeting student loan borrowers. MEFA advises the...
#ABLEtoSave Month Raises Awareness of Savings Program for Individuals with Disabilities
August 24, 2022 09:00 ET | MEFA
Boston, Aug. 24, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Throughout the month of August, MEFA has been celebrating #ABLEtoSave, a month-long, nationwide grassroots education and outreach campaign dedicated to...
When It Comes to Student Loans, Compare Options & Use MEFA’s Expert Resources
July 13, 2022 09:01 ET | MEFA
Boston, July 13, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- With rising interest rates, students and families are advised to be savvy consumers and compare the terms and conditions of college loans before picking...
Five Smart Tips on How to Pay for College
March 09, 2022 07:00 ET | MEFA
Boston, March 09, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It’s the time of year when high school seniors and their parents receive the much-anticipated college acceptance letters and financial aid offers. College...
MEFA Consumer Alert: Federal Student Loan Borrowers Should Prepare for Restart of Payments in January
December 16, 2021 14:30 ET | MEFA
Boston, Dec. 16, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Millions of Americans have benefited from the March 2020 pause of repayment and interest accrual on federal student loans. However, the COVID-19 emergency...
MEFA Encourages Giving Gifts Differently this Holiday Season
December 02, 2021 16:47 ET | MEFA
Boston, Dec. 02, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MEFA encourages families and friends to consider giving toward a child’s savings account in lieu of gifting another toy.  With supply chain disruptions...
MEFA Consumer Alert: Be Aware of Student Loan Relief Scams
September 21, 2021 11:11 ET | MEFA
BOSTON, Sept. 21, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MEFA is advising student loan borrowers of a recent wave of student loan debt relief scams using high-pressure sales tactics and promising repayment...
MEFA Loan Offers Low Interest Rates as Fed Options Climb
June 24, 2021 08:05 ET | MEFA
Boston, June 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BOSTON – As federal college loan rates increase, the MEFA Loan for college undergraduates will hold steady. The MEFA Loan, provided by the Massachusetts...
MEFA Loan Offers Low Interest Rates as Fed Options Climb
June 24, 2021 08:05 ET | MEFA
Boston, June 24, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- BOSTON – As federal college loan rates increase, the MEFA Loan for college undergraduates will hold steady. The MEFA Loan, provided by the Massachusetts...