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.

Man using computer to learn about student loan refinancing
Learn when to refinance student loans, if there is a downside to refinancing, if it costs money to refinance, and if refinancing can hurt your credit score. …
By Shaun Connolly    |
man using laptop
Tips include researching the benefits, understanding your loans, deciding on a fixed or variable interest rate, comparing lenders, and preparing your documents. …
By Lauren Patten    |
Should I Refinance My Student Loans?
You might choose refinancing if you need to free up more cash every month, pay more than one student loan per month, think your interest rate is too high, or want to remove your co-borrower from your loans. …
By Jonathan Hughes    |
What to Consider When Refinancing Your Student Loans
With MEFA REFI, you have a choice on interest rate type, all education loans are eligible, a co-signer may help you receive a lower interest rate, you can save even more by repaying early, and there are absolutely no fees.…
By Lisa Rooney    |
Woman using computer to learn about MEFA REFI loans
With a MEFA REFI Loan, borrowers can refinance any eligible federal or private college loan, stay better organized with just one simple loan payment, select a fixed or variable interest rate, and free up additional cash each month. …
By Lisa Rooney    |