August Declared #ABLEtoSave Month

Contact: Martha Savery, Director of Public Affairs msavery@mefa.org 617.224.4813 BOSTON – Governor Charlie Baker has declared August as #ABLEtoSave Month, highlighting the importance of a new state program to assist… Read More

MEFA’s College Loan for Families Offers Interest Rates Among Nation’s Lowest

Contact: Martha Savery, Director of Public Affairs msavery@mefa.org 617.224.4813 BOSTON – The Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority (MEFA) will offer its low-cost college loan for the upcoming academic year with interest… Read More

State’s New College Savings Tax Deduction Earning High Marks

Contact: Martha Savery, Director of Public Affairs msavery@mefa.org 617.224.4813 METHUEN – The state’s new college savings tax deduction, signed into law by Governor Charlie Baker, is achieving its goal of… Read More

U.Plan Savings Qualify for New Tax Deduction

Contact: Martha Savery, Director of Public Affairs msavery@mefa.org 617.224.4813 BOSTON – Families saving for college in the U.Plan Prepaid College Tuition Program are now eligible to seek a new state… Read More

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… Read More

Record-High Number of MA Families Saving in 529 Plans

In the 10th edition of its College Savings Indicator Study, Fidelity Investments® and the Massachusetts Educational Financing Authority (MEFA) today announced that saving for college is at an all-time high.  Read More

State Lowers Rate on College Loan for Undergrads

Contact: Martha Savery, Director of Public Affairs msavery@mefa.org 617.224.4813 MEFA Loan Rates Lower than Federal Direct PLUS Loan – Again Benefits Mass. Families and Out-of-State Students Attending College in Mass…. Read More

MEFA in the News

August Declared #ABLEtoSave Month

Contact: Martha Savery, Director of Public Affairs msavery@mefa.org 617.224.4813 BOSTON – Governor Charlie Baker has declared August as #ABLEtoSave Month, highlighting the importance of a new state program to assist…