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Welcome to the MEFA Podcast
Welcome to the MEFA Podcast, where you'll find conversations with experts about every step of planning, saving, and paying for college and reaching financial goals. Listen to every episode on our podcast page or wherever you get your podcasts.
MEFA's Mission - A Message from the Executive Director
Hear from MEFA Executive Director Thomas Graf how MEFA helps families like yours plan, save, and pay for college.
Demand for Financial Literacy Key to MEFA's Planning Resources
Financial literacy is a key skill for students and parents trying to find ways to pay for college. Knowing when and how much to borrow, how much to save, and other details of personal finance are critical skills for both students and parents. MEFA Executive Director Thomas Graf explains how MEFA is responding to the demand for financial literacy with resources and information to help students learn to be smart about money.
How MEFA's Experts Can Help You Plan, Save, and Pay for College
Learn the types of expertise that MEFA brings to the table, and how our experts can help you figure out financial aid, borrowing for college, and more.
College Advice for Out-of-State Students Coming to Massachusetts
Learn the resources and expertise MEFA has to offer to students coming to Massachusetts for college from out of state.
Meet with MEFA One on One
Anyone is welcome to walk in and talk one on one with a MEFA representative. Hear about the many families who email, call, and meet with MEFA representatives to receive assistance as they prepare for college.
Your Resource for Planning, Saving, & Paying for College
MEFA is here to help with whatever question you may have when it comes to planning, saving, and paying for college. Learn the different ways to get in touch with MEFA. You can visit us in person, call us at (800) 449-MEFA (6332), email us at, or visit us on Facebook or Twitter.
How MEFA Advice Made a Difference
Hear a personal story from Julie Shields-Rutyna, Director of College Planning at MEFA, of just how powerful MEFA's impact is when it comes to helping families pay for college. The financial aid process can be daunting, but MEFA is here to help every step of the way.