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.

The U.Plan provides a lock-in of tuition and mandatory fees, guaranteed growth, no risk, and tax benefits, and is available to use at any college.…
By Meredith Clement    |
Get Ready to Save for College with the U.Plan
By saving in the U.Plan today, you can guarantee that you'll pay a portion (up to 100%!) of today's current rates on tuition and mandatory fees, no matter when your child goes to school, at over 70 colleges and universities in the Commonwealth of Massachusetts.…
By Meredith Clement    |
By Meredith Clement    |
Saving for college is always a good idea. But now there's an opportunity to benefit even more from setting aside funds to pay for your son or daughter's higher education costs.…
By Meredith Clement    |
Want to know the best-kept college savings secret in Massachusetts? It's the U.Plan Prepaid Tuition Program.…
By Meredith Clement    |
We all know that saving money is a good habit. It allows us to pay for large expenses and more accurately plan for future purchases.…
By Meredith Clement    |
Man using laptop to learn about the U.Plan and U>Fund
If you have a U.Plan Prepaid Tuition Program or a U.Fund College Investing Plan, get the details on how to access your savings.…
By Meredith Clement    |
A family looking at their U.Plan Prepaid Tuition Program savings
Do you know about the U.Plan, Massachusetts' Prepaid Tuition Program? The U.Plan provides families a powerful and unique way to set aside money for college, and offers so much more than a regular savings account. Read on to learn five of the U.Plan's great benefits.…
By Meredith Clement    |
This time of year, many families contact us with questions about how to use their college savings to pay for college costs.…
By Martha Savery    |
Meet the Jones Family: U.Plan College Savers
Learn how one family used The U.Plan to pay for 100% of their daughter's college tuition and mandatory fees. …
By Martha Savery    |