MEFA Blog

MEFA Blog

Keep up to date with the latest news about planning and financing a college education and preparing for your financial future, from experts here at MEFA and across the industry. Browse through our blog and use it as your very own college planning guide.

Counselor working with student
Lesson plan topics include Exploring Career Paths, Scholarship Research, College Fairs, Rep Visits, and College Tours, College Search, and College Affordability …
By Darina Barreto    |
The Importance of School Counselors
Take advantage of the guidance that school counselors provide by attending events they host, being proactive and initiating a conversation with them, and having them write a letter of recommendation that puts personality and dimension behind the student's grades. …
By Jennifer Legg Gabel    |
Why We Honor School Counselors
We share the many great ways that school counselors assist students, such as hosting admissions events, and what you can do to show your appreciation, such as writing a thank you note or dropping by their office. …
By Jennifer Bento-Pinyoun    |
man using computer to learn about earning PDPs with MEFA
Learn how you can earn Professional Development Points (PDPs) by attending MEFA live and recorded webinars.…
By Jennifer Bento-Pinyoun    |