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...
Celebrating 4 Years of the Attainable Savings Plan
May 26, 2021 11:15 ET | MEFA
Boston, May 26, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Less than a decade ago, individuals living with disabilities risked losing federal benefits if they saved more than $2,000. The savings cap resulted in...
High School Seniors Urged to Seek Financial Aid
April 15, 2021 08:00 ET | MEFA
Boston, April 15, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The pandemic created financial and social hardships for Massachusetts families, including lost employment and isolation from loved ones. For high school...
Students, Families Urged to Seek Expert Advice Online Before Accepting College Financial Aid Offers at mefa.org/collegebound
March 17, 2021 16:15 ET | MEFA
BOSTON, March 17, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It ranks among the most critical moments in a high school senior’s college application process. The deadline is approaching to select a college and accept...
MEFA Announces College Financing Webinar Series
September 24, 2020 09:55 ET | MEFA
Boston, Sept. 24, 2020 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- At a time when everything seems harder to do, one thing just got easier. MEFA (Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority) is bringing college financing...
The Gift Parents Want for Their Children: College Savings
December 18, 2019 16:00 ET | MEFA
Boston, Dec. 18, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- It’s a gift most parents say they want for their children. So why aren’t more of them asking for it this holiday season? In a recent survey conducted by...
U.Fund 529 College Investing Plan named ‘best-in-class’
October 31, 2019 13:50 ET | MEFA
Boston, Oct. 31, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MEFA is proud to announce that the current Morningstar Analyst Rating for its 529 College Investing Plan has been upgraded to Silver. The rating places the...
MEFA Education Loan Offers Interest Rates Among Nation’s Lowest
July 15, 2019 13:31 ET | MEFA
BOSTON, July 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MEFA’s low-cost college loan for the 2019-2020 academic year delivers interest rates among the lowest offered by an education loan lender and is a...