Money lessons: what I learned from my mother

The path each of us takes to reach our aspirations is different. The champions and loved ones who are there to guide us vary by person. But no one reaches… Read More

These scholarships can help pay for grad school

Planning to attend graduate school this fall? You may need to borrow loans to pay for a portion of your costs, but try to limit your borrowing as much as… Read More

White House brings new policy for federal student loan collection

You may have recently heard about the Trump administration’s reversal of some Obama-era consumer protections on student loans. Worried about what this might mean for you? Let us give you… Read More

Who will write my letters of recommendation?

When seeking out letters of recommendation for the college application, most colleges recommend that students ask teachers in one of the five core subjects: English, math, science, history, and foreign… Read More

College planning for students with disabilities

Finding the right college is an involved process. And for students with disabilities, the search includes understanding and locating the specific services and resources needed to academically excel. Schools are… Read More

What types of books are best for preschoolers?

Linking Children Into Literacy: Ages 3-5 I am enjoying a cup of coffee on a snowy winter day while watching my 11-years-olds argue about whose turn it is to vacuum… Read More

A student perspective: making the college decision

As my mother used to say, “He looks really good on paper.” Between playing two sports, acting in the school plays, and being class president, she was right. My grades… Read More

MEFA in the News

MEFA Providing Expert Guidance to College-Bound Seniors and Parents Analyzing Financial Aid Offers

Paying the College Bill Seminars Available Statewide and Online Contact: Martha Savery, Director of Public Affairs msavery@mefa.org 617.224.4813 BOSTON – College-bound high school seniors and their parents are facing critical…

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